General Operative

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 3 days ago

Reference 1359520

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for a General Operative based in Belfast

General Operative

Devenish is a farming and food company, delivering innovative nutritional products and solutions for the feed industry, the food industry and for human health. Headquartered in Belfast, Devenish has 5 manufacturing sites in the UK, as well as United States and Mexico

An innovative company with ambitious international growth plans, Devenish carries out ground-breaking work in the area of nutrition for the pig, poultry and ruminant animal markets.

The Role OP

A General Operative role is available within our Operations department. The successful candidate will work as part of a team across current shift patterns in an automated Mill to deliver set KPI’s within Safety, Quality, Delivery and Technical Objectives to meet production demands. The successful candidate will report to the Shift Manager.

Essential Criteria:

  • Previous experience within a production/manufacturing environment
  • Ability to work as a strong team player and demonstrate a knowledge of output and quality standards
  • Ability to operate manufacturing equipment
  • Computer literate
  • Good attention to detail
  • Good communication skills
  • Positive and professional attitude
  • Willingness to learn new roles
  • Physical capability to meeting the manual handling aspects of the role
  • Maths and English at grade C or greater
  • A good level of both written and verbal English.

Desirable Criteria:

  • Forklift Counter Balance licence would be advantageous
  • Knowledge/experience of SCADA
  • Full clean Driving Licence

Salary & Benefits:

Based in Belfast

36-42 hours per week following a shift pattern, flexibility will be required

Corporate Health Cash Plan

5% company matched pension scheme, paid via salary sacrifice.

If you wish to apply for this position, please forward your CV and cover letter, indicating why you are suitable for this role by clicking on the APPLY NOW button below

Closing date for applications is 21st September 2018 at 5pm

Devenish is an Equal Opportunities Employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.