The job title

Process Operator (FOOD MANUFACTURER)

Edinburgh
Contract Type
Full time
Salary
£12.59/Hr
Department
Operations
Region
Edinburgh, Scotland
Job Type
Temporary
Start Date
May 23 2022 12:00AM

Fox's Burton’s; Fabulous Biscuits, Fabulous People 


Fox's Burton’s Biscuits are the home of some of the UK’s most iconic biscuit brands, including but not limited to Maryland Cookies, Jammie Dodgers and Wagon Wheels. Here’s a thought for you!! Buying a biscuit is easy, the process of making a biscuit is however much more involved and that’s where YOU COULD BE INVOLVED! The route from creation to eating involves multiple stages and that’s why we are able to offer a variety of jobs to meet peoples desires, skill sets and abilities. Due to increased demand, we are now undertaking a volume recruitment campaign and we would love to you be part of this journey. 


WE DO NOT OFFER ZERO HOURS CONTRACTS - 40 HOURS PER WEEK GUARANTEED!! - WORKING 35HRS BUT PAID FOR 37.5HRS/WEEKLY - NO WEEKEND WORKING 


ROLE - PROCESS OPERATOR


SHIFT - Rotating bi weekly Monday to Friday (6am - 2pm) and (2pm - 10pm)

RATE - £12.60/Hr


Successful candidates will play a pivotal role at the beginning of the biscuit making process. Full training will be provided. Successful candidates must be able to work with a minimum of supervision and ensure accuracy and attention to detail when following processes. These roles will be suitable for applicants who have previous experience of working back of house within the food and hospitality industries.


1 Operating all biscuit manufacturing equipment 

2.Completion of process control checks and documentation, 

3.Weigh and measure all ingredients to ensure the correct recipe for each product line. 


WORK STATION AREAS 


  1. Rotary/Ovens; This is where the biscuit mixture arrives in raw form for design and baking; You work from a Process Control Sheet which gives you a breakdown of target biscuit weight and where regular biscuit checks are done, weight, colour and moisture (undertaken as agreed on the sheet). You will also be required to ensure that rotary hygiene is maintained at all times, lighting and regular temperature controls of oven settings.  Any issues to be escalated to line lead to avoid down time on floor. 
  2. Depositor role; This is where further ingredients may be added to the biscuit ie chocolate, toffee, Jam etc. Again, working from a Process Control Sheet and highlighting or recording any issues. Here you will be required to connect pumps to cook the mixture, regulate heating temperatures ensuring that machine valve connections are in place. Updating paper work schedules.
  3. Enrober; This is the final stage whereby the biscuits are now provided with their coatings and go through a cooling stage. Again quality control formation, weighing of biscuits and again updating paper checks. 


SUMMARY 


1.Operating all biscuit manufacturing equipment 

2.Completion of process control checks and documentation, 

3.Weigh and measure all ingredients to ensure the correct recipe for each product line.


REQUIREMENTS 


Full concentration is required for this position. • Working as part of a small team who work with minimum supervision. • Maintain at all times hygiene and housekeeping standards and 'clean as you go' procedures. • Working within Health and Safety standards & Food Hygiene • Problem solves any issues with equipment. • Excelling communication skills with other lines


WHAT’S IN THIS FOR YOU?


  • Each 8-hour shift provides for 2 separate 30 minute breaks!! 
  • Centrally located within the Sighthill area of Edinburgh and easily accessible by public transport.
  • Burton’s love that their employees enjoy their weekends: No weekend working!!
  • Other advantages include, paid PPE, training with career opportunities, car parking and onsite canteen facilities. 
  • 25 Holidays Per Year and closed on Bank Holidays including Christmas & New Year. Access to Employee Benefit Scheme for Retailer Discounts and Cashback, Health & Wellbeing.

 

If you are interested in joining a fantastic company which can offer career and development opportunities please apply online today. 


As a business we are committed to the continuous improvement of diversity and equality in the workplace, and we welcome talented individuals from all backgrounds who share our Pride and Passion for Baking Great Biscuits and snacks.