The Role

Here at Hain Daniels we are currently recruiting for a Production Operative (Night Shift) at our Clitheroe site. Here, we manufacture traditional hot puddings under our Farmhouse Fare brand, as well as our own private label puddings.

To assist Shift Manager, Team Leader, Skills Technicians in all aspects of chilled food production within an efficient, continuously improving, production line / area optimises product quality, GMP, customer service, cost and health & safety.

Specific responsibilities include blending, packing, assembling of a number of product lines within a well-trained team where there is open communication at all levels.
The shifts will start at 6pm on Sunday/Monday/Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday, with Friday as a 4pm start. Saturday will be your day off + one other day off through the week which will be confirmed with the employee on starting.

Key Responsibilities

  • Ensure all products are made to company specification including temperature, weight, photo standards, CCP, reporting all failures to Team Leader / Skilled Technician.
  • Report all downtime to ensure they are acted upon immediately and incidents of more than 10 minutes are reported to the Team Leader / Skilled Technician.
  • Provide information of issues to ensure improvements are captured and implemented.
  • Help maintain GMP by keeping work area / line clean and tidy.
  • Ensure all near miss and accidents are reported to management.
  • Promote and help build pride, a culture of continuous improvement, and communication between the team and all internal departments.
  • Adhere to safe systems at work.
  • Ensure that resources are available to meet the needs of the shift and ensure efficient and effective shift change over.
  • Ensure compliance with all company, technical and legislative policies and procedures.

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

  • 1 years experience within the FMCG, or similar manufacturing site.
  • Basic Food Hygiene.
  • Relevant Health & Safety awareness.
  • Effective communication skills.
  • Problem solver, with the ability to self-manage.
  • GCSE / O Level or equivalent educated.

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!