Cooking/Production Operative

Recruiter
Confidential
Location
Preston
Salary
Competitive
Posted
12 Jun 2021
Closes
10 Jul 2021
Contract Type
Temporary
Hours
Full Time
AM2PM GROUP are recruiting Cooking/Production Operative for our client based in Preston. Our Client is a market leading producer of freeze dried products and provider of speciality freeze drying services to a diverse range of industries.

The Role:

• This is, in brief batch cooking using a large 200litre cookpot working to both an ingredient recipe using a work instruction. A typical day consists of cooking five batches of one product, then putting each batch onto trays to be frozen after each cook before repeating the process. After cooking and cleaning the Freeze drying machine needs to be emptied and re-filled from the previous days cooking which is now frozen.

The Candidate:

• We are looking for someone who has worked in Food/Cooking manufacture.

• Understands batch cooking?

• Understands Food hygiene and Good Manufacturing Practises? (GMP)

• Due to the nature of the role there is some heaving lifting (25kgs rice for example) so an understanding of manual handling is required.

• Can work both on their own and as part of a team.

Rate: GBP9.15/hr

Temp to perm role after 12 weeks for the ideal candidate