Machine Operator - Food Production

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    £19.6k per year + Night Shift Premium + Overtime

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    Simon Gimson

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    0116 429 3102

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    about 2 years ago

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    Simon Gimson

Our client is a leading Food Production Company that manufactures a well known brand of snack foods.

Due to business growth, they are opening a new facility at their site in Leicester and are looking for experienced Machine Operators to work for them on a permanent basis

You will need to have Machine Operator experience previously and ideally, that will be in a Food Production environment.

You will be required to set up and oversee production lines and to check and monitor the output of the machines and to maintain the right quality level.

You need to have a good understanding of technical machines and be able to report any issues immediately.

As you will be reporting into the Production Manager, they are looking for someone with a can-do attitude, willing to be trained in all aspects of their facility, be positive minded and in return, they will train and develop you with the potential to progress.


Shifts are on a 4 on 4 off rota basis - and will be 12 hour shifts.  6am-6pm and 6pm-6am.

If you work on nights - you will receive a nightshift premium on top of your basic wage and overtime is paid at a higher rate.

All breaks are paid for and there are many additional benefits offered to all employees so it really is a great opportunity