Hygiene Operative Nights / Skilled Hygiene Operative Nights 4on 4off

Hygiene Operative Nights / Skilled Hygiene Operative Nights
Full Time - Permanent Roles directly with Bakkavor from day one
Shifts Available –

Nights 4on 4off 9.30pm to 6.30am

Nights 4on 4 off 5.30pm to 5.30am
£12.43 per hour Hygiene Operative Nights
£12.84 per hour Hygiene Skilled Operative Nights

Permanent role direct with Bakkavor Desserts Newark from day one, with excellent development opportunities to move into Skilled roles, Multi Skilled and Section Leader roles.
At Bakkavor we value our people and as well as offering competitive rates of pay, we also offer our employees a range of additional benefits and rewards including;

Referral bonus - *£250 Incentive paid on completion of 12 weeks continuous service* T&C's apply.

Company events - Long Service Awards, Christmas events etc.

Staff Shop - Discounted Bakkavor manufactured products

Employee discounts with High Street and Online retailers

Free On-site parking

Company Wellness programmes and company sick pay

What we do?

Newark Desserts specialise in chilled desserts such as trifles as well as cream cakes, éclairs, doughnuts, profiteroles, and choux buns. We work with and supply to the leading UK grocery retailers and are Number 1 in cream cake and trifle production in the UK.

The site employs over 1,800 people and is one of four factories that are part of the Bakkavor Desserts sector in the UK.

What about the role?

Bakkavor Desserts Newark is recruiting for a number of Night Hygiene Operatives to join our vibrant and expanding Hygiene department at Newark and facilitate the provision of excellent standards of hygiene throughout the factory environment, internally and externally and therein contribute to excellent product quality.
The hygiene team play a vital role in our business ensuring food safety and maintaining a safe working environment.
The typical day of a Hygiene Operative involves working in a small team or on your own following a clear cleaning schedule for our production lines, whether that be a full deep clean with chemicals and taking equipment apart or routine regular cleans. The role will require you to record completion of cleaning activities and ensure due diligence.
What will it take?
· We require all applicants to have a basic understanding of English Literacy and Numeracy (ESOL 2)
· Previous hygiene experience is desirable.
· Be enthusiastic and conscientious
· Understand or be willing to learn the principles and application of Food Safety
· Have a proactive approach to Food Safety
· Be comfortable wearing personal protective equipment and working in a factory environment with cleaning chemicals and in a wet environment

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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.


Category:  Manufacturing

Newark, GB

Date:  23-Sep-2022