About the company
McVitie’s Cake Company (part of pladis Global) Promise Happiness to the World with Every Bite as the proud manufacturer of household favourites, such as, Jamaica Ginger Cake, Hobnob Flapjacks and Penguin Cake Bars.
We are currently recruiting for Food Manufacturing Operators. If you are a team player who enjoys working in a fast-paced, physical environment, this could be the role for you!
What's the job?
Our team of dedicated bakers work together to produce high quality cakes. This involves a variety of roles, including; mixing, baking and wrapping.
The role is permanent. Shifts are based on a 12 hours’ continental pattern which will involve rotating days and nights Mon - Sun (6am-6pm and 6pm-6am).
Responsibilities will include:
- Working as a team to meet our daily production targets
- Stripping, cleaning and rebuilding equipment as required.
- Monitoring and recording line performance and carrying out all necessary quality checks.
- Maintaining high standards of hygiene and housekeeping
What do you need?
If you have a positive and agile approach to work, are purpose-led, resilient and collaborative, we want to meet you!
We are looking for candidates with English and Maths (GCSE C or Equivalent) and good communication skills. Previous experience in a manufacturing environment is desirable, however we will provide full training to the right candidate.
What do you get?
We offer a competitive salary of £12.67 p/hour and have an excellent benefits package, which includes a Stakeholder Pension Scheme, 23 days holiday a year, (including bank holidays) and a great 12 hour shift pattern that gives you every other weekend off! Not to mention excellent training and development opportunities!
Apply online and if your application is successful, we will invite you to attend testing in English, Numerical and Mechanical skills in January 2018. Pass these, and then you will then be invited to attend an interview in February 2018. The start date for this role can be as early mid-February.