Skilled Hygiene Operatives



Proud to be supported to become the best I can be

We rise to challenges together. 


Pay: £11.83 

Shift: 4 on 4 off fixed days 6:00-18:00

Location: Spalding  

Excellent rewards package including – life insurance, staff shop, MyBargains discount platform, free parking


Why join us?

We’re proud to offer you a career with real opportunity. To give you the chance to join one of our small, friendly teams as a Skilled Factory Operative. And to provide the support you need to develop, grow, and create a career you can be proud of too.


What we do.

This particular role is at our Bakkavor Spalding site, which employs over 1,470 people across 3 manufacturing facilities & 1 Distribution Centre. We specialise in making hand crafted sandwich wraps, salads, dips, soups & sauces and mayonnaise.


About the role.

Our production lines are non-stop. As a Skilled Hygiene Operative, you’ll enjoy plenty of variety and a great team spirit as you help to create our high-quality products. Working right at the heart of our fast-paced, high-pressured environment, you’ll be encouraged to find where your strengths lie and supported to achieve your full potential. So, whether you’re looking for a role as Machine Operative, Stores Operative, Washroom Operative, Key Operative, Quality Controller or Hygiene Operative – there’s a career path here for you.


About you.

Food manufacturing experience is essential for this role, along with:

  • Plenty of drive, motivation, and ambition,
  • The desire to learn about Food Safety and Good Manufacturing Practices,
  • The willingness to wear PPE,
  • The ability to be hardworking and a good team player,
  • A keen eye for detail and a basic understanding of English and Maths.


What you’ll receive.

As an equal opportunity employer, we’re committed to providing a safe and rewarding environment for you to thrive in. This is why we work hard to deliver benefits, rewards and wellbeing offerings that are important to you.

You’ll enjoy:

  • A stakeholder pension scheme
  • Personal accident Insurance
  • Free independent mortgage advice
  • Employee assistance programme
  • A range of voluntary benefits
  • Holiday purchase scheme
  • Additional life assurance
  • Dental & hospital cash plans
  • Discounted tutoring for children
  • Access to financial learning tools
  • Affordable loans via your salary
  • Proud to be and loyal service awards. 
  • Plus, a commitment to your wellbeing that includes emotional, physical and financial support services delivered by our fantastic team of wellbeing champions.


Proud to be Bakkavor

We’re proud to be the market leader in the UK fresh prepared food industry. We’re proud to supply meals, salads, desserts, pizza and bread to leading grocery retailers including Tesco, M&S, Sainsbury’s and Waitrose. We’re driven by the hard work and passion of our people and are delighted to offer a wide range of careers across our business – come and join our dedicated Bakkavor team!


Find out more and apply.



We are the leading provider of fresh prepared food in the UK, and our presence in the US and China positions the Group well in these high-growth markets. We leverage our consumer insight and scale to provide innovative food that offers quality, choice, convenience, and freshness. Around 18,000 colleagues operate from 44 sites across our three markets supplying a portfolio of over 3,000 products across meals, pizza & bread, salads and desserts to leading grocery retailers in the UK and US, and international food brands in China.


Category:  Manufacturing

Spalding, GB

Date:  4 Jul 2024
Req ID:  20402