Skilled Factory Operatives


Proud to be supported to become the best I can be.


We have a number of Skilled roles available, working on a day shift, for our Boness Carriden site.


Roles include: Porters, Sealers, Potting and Cooking Operatives!



£10.80 - £11.20 per hour – Depending on the role offered - Weekly Paid.

(Approx £22,500 - £23,500 per annum)


Shift Patterns:

Sunday - Thursday (06.00 - 14.00)

Tuesday - Saturday (06.00 - 14.00)

Rotating shifts - 4 days 1st week, 3 days 2nd week - (06.00 - 14.00)


Location: Boness, (Carriden Industrial Estate, EH51 9SJ)


Benefits Package:

31 Days Annual Leave including Bank Holidays
Life Assurance
Discounted Staff Shop (lots of items 50p or less)
Flexible Benefits Package
Free Parking

Flexible Benefits Package (Purchase extra annual leave, 100's of store discounts, childcare vouchers and more!)

Overtime available at up to double time!!


Proud to influence the pace of change.

We’re proud to offer you a career with real opportunity. To give you responsibility and the chance to play to your strengths as a Skilled Factory Operative. And to provide the support you need to learn, progress, and create a career you can be proud of too.


We manufacture a wide range of high-quality fresh prepared food. Which means, our production lines are non-stop. So, you’ll be kept busy checking product quality and making our food. You’ll enjoy plenty of variety too. Whether you’re creating dips, wraps, soups and sauces or cutting and bagging fruit, cutting and bagging fruit or mixing dressed salads and stir fry, you’ll be right at the heart of our fast-paced, high-pressured environment, helping us to consistently manufacture and deliver to top supermarkets across the UK.


From machine operatives to mixing operatives, technicians, QCs or key operatives, you’ll always focus on safety, speed and accuracy. Using your previous experience of food manufacturing, you’ll always aim to deliver high-quality in a right first-time environment.


We’re looking for hardworking people, willing to learn and keen to progress. Familiar with the demands of a fast-paced production environment, you’ll have a good understanding of food safety best practice.


In return for your hard work and commitment, we’ll give you the training and opportunity to develop your career and take it as far as you can, or as far as you want to go, within our large multinational company.


We’re proud to be Bakkavor.

We’re proud to deliver outstanding quality, service, and value to our customers. We’re proud to supply over 5,000 products to the world's largest retailers. And we’re proud to be a place where you can thrive, be happy and feel like you belong. Join our team and we’ll make you proud too.


You will also receive a Goody bag at your interview that includes products we make at our Bo'ness factory. A great way to sample our amazing produce that you would be helping us create should you be successful!


Apply Now!


Bakkavor is the leading provider of fresh prepared food in the UK, with a growing international presence in the US and China. We are number one in the UK in the four product categories of meals, salads, desserts and pizza & bread, providing high-quality, fresh, healthy and convenient food. Our customers include every major UK grocery retailer, including Tesco, Marks & Spencer, Sainsbury's and Waitrose, and some of the world’s best-known food brands. We have over 19,000 employees, our headquarters are in London and we have 23 factories in the UK, 5 in the US and 9 in China.



Boness, GB

Date:  28-Nov-2022