Food Production Operative, Somercotes

4 on 4 off rotating on days (6am-6pm) and nights (6pm-6am)

£8.21 to £8.66 (overtime rates also)

Derbyshire, Somercotes

Full Time, Temp to Perm


Food Production Operative

Somercotes, Alfreton

Due to recent growth we are currently recruiting for full time Production Operatives. You will be working for a worldwide food manufacture, who are looking for individuals that want to learn new skills and progress within the company. Immediate starts available.


4 on 4 off rotating on days (6am-6pm) and nights (6pm-6am). with overtime available at peak periods.

Rates of pay £8.21 to £8.66 ( overtime rates also)

After a successful completion of 12 weeks the rate of pay will increase to £10.68 per hour for all shifts.



  • Ensuring all correct ingredients are prepared for the mix.
  • Loading machines with bags of ingredients.
  • Packing of the end product.
  • Washing and cleaning work stations.
  • Running of the production lines and operating of machine.
  • Completing any associated paperwork.
  • Lifting 25KG of raw ingredients into the mixers.

Previous experience within a food Industry would be a distinct advantage however this is not essential.



  • Long term employment.
  • Salary increase post probationary period completion.
  • Onsite training.
  • Career progression.
  • Certificate qualification in Basic Food Hygiene.


To apply, please call Bethany on 01773 513310 between the hours of 8am-5pm Monday – Friday.


This vacancy is being advertised by Essential Recruitment (an employment business).








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