Production Operatives (Day shift and Night shift)

Location UK / Downpatrick Area

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary £10000 - 20000

Updated 4 days ago

Reference 1389748

 Job Description

production operative

Do you want to work for one of the most revolutionary food manufacturers in the UK?

From our state of the art facilities in Downpatrick, we produce a range of high quality sausage, burger and bacon products. We make food the best it can possibly be, without being bound by the way it has always been done.

As our growth continues, we are inviting applications for permanent and temporary production operatives.

We have both day and night shift positions available on the following work pattern:

  • AM – Monday – Sunday, 7:00am – 5:45pm (5 shifts over 7)
  • PM – Sunday – Thursday 6:00pm – 4:00am

Job Purpose:

Working within various areas of the chilled factory the job role will vary from preparing, making and packing quality meat products.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Follow Standard Operating Procedures and Work Instructions in the required areas to ensure delivery on time of quality meat products, meeting predetermined key performance targets
  • Efficiently and effectively prepare, produce & pack a variety of fresh products to an agreed specification and within nominated time and waste targets
  • Contribute to an innovative and productive working environment that allows each individual to contribute effectively, develop personally and grow professionally
  • Ensure compliance with statutory requirements for food safety and health and safety within areas of work
  • Any other duties within reason and capability associated with this role as determined by the Production Manager including transfer as operative to another


While preference will be given to those candidates with experience within the food production industry, no experience is required as full training will be provided.

We offer a competitive pay rate of £8.23 per hour, a good working environment and a benefits package including a subsidised canteen, retail discount cards, pension scheme, private health care, cycle to wok scheme, discounted gym membership and staff sales.  We also offer real development and promotion opportunities and are committed to helping you become the best you can be.

If your are interested in joining us, please apply for immediate consideration.

For more information about the company, please visit   

We are an equal opportunities employer.