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Production Operative

Factory Work - Telford
13 Jan 2021
Contract Type:
Permanent and Flexible Fixed Term Contracts Available
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Join Avara Foods now and you can earn a minimum of £356 a week

We have a range of permanent or temporary 4, 8 or 12 week fixed termcontracts available now. We are recruiting for a range of shifts includingdays, nights & weekends across a range of departments.  

Day shifts are working Monday to Friday 07:00 to 16:00 and night shifts are working Sunday to Thursday 21:30 to 06:30

What’s in it for you?
• Weekly Pay

• Guaranteed Hours

• Overtime available

• Employee benefits scheme including discount shopping vouchers andlifestyle benefits.

• Competitive Pension

• A safe dynamic working environment

Safety equipment and trainingprovided from day 1

• Realistic opportunities for training and development


It is vital the food industry continues operating throughout theseuncertain times, and as one of the UK’s largest food businesses we have a keypart to play in this to help continue to feed the nation.

Purpose of the role

As an integral member of the Production team you will enable your linesand the rest of the site to meet different customer’s needs to the requiredquality and safety standards for Avara Foods.

Depending on your department, the key responsibilities will include:

• Achieving agreed quality standards relating to temperature, grading,wrapping, preparation, 
• Minimising down time of equipment through correct set up and changeovers ofthe lines. 
• Performing safety start up checks for machinery and your work area. 
• Weighing and packing products ready for despatch. 
• Manual handling, lifting equipment and products up to 20kg products 
• To pack and grade product to the required standard and meet the requiredpacking rates as instructed by the section manager
• You will adhere to health and safety at all times and follow all task in linewith food safety rules

 What we are looking for:

• Functional skills in English and Maths.
• The ability to work well within a team and communicate with all levels ofstaff.
• Good attention to detail and a flexible attitude to tasks

Experience within a production/manufacturing setting showing anunderstanding of a fast moving process is desirable but not essential as fulltraining will be provided.  

A little about us: 

Avara Foods is one ofthe UK’s largest food businesses, supplying chicken and turkey to the nation’smost popular supermarkets and restaurants. We are a fully integrated businesscontrolling the whole product supply chain, which include feed mills, farms,hatcheries and factories with associated transport and logistics functions thatemploy more than 6000 people.

The growth of ourbusiness is based on providing a high quality, affordable product anddelivering great service levels to our customers. This is achieved by investingin people, utilising the latest technology and being uncompromising in ourcommitment to high quality and food standards.If you’re ready to work in a dynamic environment alongside talented people whotake pride in delivering great results, apply today!

We are committed to being an equal opportunities employer.