The Role

Hain Daniels are currently recruiting for Production Operatives at our site in Northallerton. In Northallerton, we manufacture fresh soups and porridge for our Yorkshire Provender brand, and some products under retail / foodservice private label.

The purpose of the role is to assist Production Manager, Team Leader in all aspects of food production within an efficient, continuously improving, production line / area, that optimizes product quality, GMP, customer service, cost and Health & Safety. Specific responsibilities include preparation of vegetables, weighing of ingredients, cooking aligned to specification, filling, end of line packing and any other duties as requested by management.  

Key Responsibilities

  • Maintaining product traceability, quality and food safety.
  • Transfer of soup from blast chillers to the packing department.
  • Operation of machinery in accordance with standard operating procedures.
  • Storage of product following correct rotation and within set guidelines on time and temperature.
  • Quality monitoring of product within the area and business as a whole.
  • Attainment of daily production plan.
  • Ensure compliance with all company, technical and legislative policies

What you will need for the role / what it will take

  • Experience in FMCG manufacturing
  • Basic food hygiene
  • H&S awareness
  • Good command of English language

About Us

The Hain Daniels Group is one of the UK's leading food companies. With sales of c£500m, we create food and drink products with natural goodness at their core. We're the business behind a host of household brands - Hartley's jams and jellies, Sun-Pat peanut butters, New Covent Garden Soup Co., Linda McCartney's meat free food, and Yorkshire Provender to name a few. Nearly half of our business is private label - we create quality freshly prepared fruit and juices, desserts, soups, sweet spreads and meat free products for our retail partners. 

Our Vision 

To make it easier for everyone to lead a healthier, balanced lifestyle. Without our great team of people, this vision couldn't be our reality. 

Top Talent across the UK

Over our 12 sites up and down the UK, we employ circa 3,100 people in roles within Production, Supply Chain, Product Development, Sales and Marketing, and through to our Finance, HR, IT and beyond. Each of our colleagues is vital to our continued success. That's why we target the best talent, and help to develop them through the ranks. In fact, almost a third of our vacancies were internal promotions and transfers last year. 

Learning and Development 

We offer Management and Leadership Development programmes appropriate to an individual's role and skill level, as well as a broad range of other training and development initiatives, including an extensive e-Learning suite to help self-serve your own development further.

If Hain Daniels sounds like the company you'd like to contribute your energy and enthusiasm towards, and come on an exciting journey with us, then we can't wait to hear from you!