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Skilled Operator – Curing


  • Ref: NTXST441417
  • Closes: 2019-08-30

Title: Skilled Operator – Curing

Site: Redruth

Skilled Operator

8am – 5pm (Monday to Friday)


We are looking to recruit a Skilled Operator within our Curing department who will play a key role in maintaining an efficient running of the Curing Department on site.

The site is operational 5 days a week; therefore a flexible approach is a must to ensure that a consistent level of service is provided to all departments and shifts.

To visually examine pork products to be cured and prepare to the Customer and Company specifications.
The Skilled operator will be responsible for their own machine or work area and ensuring productivity and throughputs.
The Skilled operator will need to be flexible and use a variety of skills, understanding quality, product and safety requirements and be able to handle non routine situations which may arise.
The Skilled operator will need to report problems and keep work area tidy and free from hazards.
Organise line work activities and determine priorities to meet production schedules and other targets such as costs, productivity, waste, quality and safety.
Set up, changeover and operate machinery and other equipment in the area/line within standard operating procedures to achieve required outputs and quality.
Carry out a range of manual tasks and activities and ensure all tasks are finished within permitted time frames.
Check products and materials against the required quality standards to ensure they meet specifications.
To be able to read and understand specifications.
To be able to understand and fill in all line or area paperwork, CCP paperwork.
Manage a team of staff within work area.
Report performance updates into Area-Co-ordinator, liaise with to ensure full completion of the days production plans are met.

The successful applicant will:

Be a good communicator
Be able to Lead a Team, whilst also having the ability to work independently
Have both Practical / manual handling skills
Basic H&S awareness
Basic Food Safety Awareness
Ability to learn and be trained in required skills
Problem solving
Quality awareness
Computer knowledge

What We Offer

As an international organisation, we pride ourselves on creating high quality food and exceed many recognised industry standards. We care about our people and offer an excellent package including:

Competitive salaries

Pension and life assurance for all our employees

Tulip Reward Scheme where you can claim hundreds of discounts

Equipped for life programme including mini health MOT’s, cycle to work scheme and more!

If you are as serious about food as we are and ready to help us make a difference, we would like to hear from you. Please apply today and complete the short application form to submit your application!

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