General Operatives / Relief QC - Nights

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Sunday 10:00-18:50 (13:00- 21:50) Monday-Thursday 18:00-02:50
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£9.41 rising to £9.78 after successful probation
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Full Time, Permanent

We are looking for

We are looking for a motivated General Operative/ Relief QC to join our packhouse nightshift.

General Operative

  • Pack onions and other products as guided by your line leaders/ team leaders.
  • Ensure all packaging is checked and is not damaged (i.e. split seals, damaged net etc).
  • Ensure the packaging trays are not dirty or broken, and that your work area is clean and tidy.
  • Monitor the product quality - defective product should be removed from the line.
  • Clipping –ensure that both hand and automatic clippers are operated in a safe manner and any issues are reported immediately.
  • Product dressing – if you are unable to dress the product to the required standard, stop the line and inform your Line Leader.
  • Ensure that the product that we pack for our customers is packed correctly and of the expected quality.
  • Moving product which involves lifting, carrying, pushing and pulling trays/product.

Relief QC

  • QC cover, and be available for these duties as and when required by the business.
  • Checking of codes /dates/ promotional labels etc., for accuracy, and providing evidence for traceability compliance
  • Finished product quality checks: records findings and highlight any discrepancies to QA, re-assess to make sure the product meets specification.
  • Visually check packaging print / colour/clarity, take reference photos and appropriate action for any discrepancies identified.
  • Communicating effectively on quality issues with other internal departments and ensure action is taken promptly.
  • Supporting and advising production in relation to quality requirements.
  • Inspecting the quality of finished product against customer specifications, and if required, advise members of staff of the specification requirements.
  • Working together with the team to implement corrective action to improve the quality of the product to within specification.
  • Carrying out various audits: glass & plastic, document control, procedure and process, GMP.
  • Make sure the product traceability is being followed throughout the process.

The successful candidate will:

  • Be thorough and have a good attention to detail
  • The ability to work as part of team
  • Able to work to strict deadlines and follow instructions and be flexible with duties
  • Have a good understanding of English, both written and verbal
  • Be able to carry out basic tasks on a computer or hand-held device
  • Ideally have previous QC experience within the food industry

Step up rate payable for all hours worked as a relief QC.

Whilst we anticipate your shift will finish at 18:50 (21:50) and 02:50 you may be required until all of the work required of your shift is complete.