The job title

Machine Operator (s) - Food / Bakery (Mon-Fri)

Contract Type
Full time
Competitive Weekly Wage
Job Type
Full time
Start Date
Mar 24 2020 12:00AM
Closing Date
Apr 24 2020 12:00AM

At Burton’s Biscuits we are the home of Jammie Dodgers, Maryland Cookies and Wagon Wheels to name just a few! We are incredibly lucky to work in the world of making delicious biscuits!

We are looking for extra support and are in need of a number of Machine Operators to join us on a full time basis for an initial period of 6 months, this role will see you working 3 different rotating shift patterns of covering:

You will rotate across the following shifts

Shift 1: 06.00- 14.00

Shift 2: 14.00- 22.00

Shift 3: 22.00- 06.00

Location: Llantarnam

Contract: 6 month fixed term contract

Competitive Weekly Pay: £419.25 per week (includes shift allowance)

Benefits: Subsidized canteen, Free on-site parking , Staff shop, Define Contribution Pension Scheme

If interested then please apply online, you'll need a CV and will have to complete a short online application form.

Role & Responsibilities

• Operating high speed wrapping machines and checkweighers.

• Checking codes and completion of daily production documentation.

• Maintenance of hygiene and housekeeping standards and ‘clean as you go’ procedures.

• Maintenance of quality standards procedures.

• Maintenance of Health and Safety standards

Skills & Experience

• Experience of food machine operation

• Should possess good fault finding skills and have the ability to work with the minimum amount of supervision.

• Should have flexibility for a number of lines – training will be provided

• Applicants need to be numerate/ literate/ flexible/ self-motivated/ good problem solving abilities/ ability to work with minimum supervision, and use own initiative. 

• Communication skills.

• Ability to work as part of a small team.

• Excellent time keeping and attendance record.

• Awareness of health & safety and food safety / hygiene requirements.

• Experience of operating wrapping/ bagging machines desirable.