Weigh Room Operative

Free parking, Staff Shop
25 Jul 2019
19 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
We are seeking a Weigh room operative to work for our client based in Frome.
The Weigh Room operator works on a shift basis following recipe batch sheets to ensure all stages of production is made to correct company specification and the production team are supplied accurately to meet production requirements. The operator will also be responsible for cleaning and maintain the processing areas to guarantee the product meets food safety requirements.
The ideal candidate will be able to Demonstrate understanding of the plant in conjunction with problem solving. Inform Line Manager directly if there are issues requiring back up and be able to proactively look for solutions and seek out help/advice swiftly to avoid issues. Must be a good communicator motivated and enthusiastic.
* Ability to follow recipes accurately.
* A good degree of manual strength and physical fitness.
* Ability to operate and understand a computerised control system.
* Ability to carry out quality tests whilst complying with Company procedures.
* Maintain accurate stock levels and complete documentation.
* Maintain accurate documentation in accordance with existing procedures.
* Comply with quality standards, whilst showing an ability to understand and recognise where improvements are required.
* Be aware of Food Hygiene and Safety legislation, Food Safety and Factory rules and comply at all times.
* Understanding of pipe routing, incorporating valve settings, pasteuriser, homogeniser settings.Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines.Ability to use own initiative and have excellent concentration skills.The ideal candidate will be able to work on a three shift pattern have access to own transport