Salads Manufacturing Site, Hunslet, Leeds, LS10 1DR

The Organisation

We are a private family owned, Yorkshire business with our ‘roots’ firmly in the fresh produce trade. Our organisation is fast-paced, exciting, and dynamic. Due to rapid successful growth our organisation is constantly offering new and exciting opportunities.

The Team

The Production Team are the biggest team on site. They are the epicentre to our operations. They are a hard-working and friendly team. They have a knack for ensuring products are made on time, put into the right fast lane for production processing and packing products to our customers specification.

If you are equally as tenacious, have a passion for food and have a high standard of work, then this is the team for you. This is a great opportunity to join a rapidly growing organisation who are pushing the boundaries of innovation in their sector.

The Role

In this role you’ll ensure team work is key when producing the best products for our customers. You will have experience in the foods industry, preferably in working with fresh food or processing. You will ideally have been a Team Leader or Production Supervisor previously.

You will ensure your team are trained sufficiently to the business requirements, manage health and safety to a high standard and ensure food safety policies and procedures are adhered to. You will ensure paperwork is completed and handed in at the end of each Production shift. You will also be responsible for reporting issues to the Engineering team in a timely manner to minimise disruption to Production schedules. I should ideally have understanding of Low & High Care and Retail experience, although full training will be provided.  

You will monitor the quality of the produce you produce during your shift, you will do this whilst ensuring KPIs and costs are adhered to. You will actively take part in management meetings and be an example for best practice and behaviour for lower graded positions to look up to. Your role will involve spotting talent from the shop floor and ensure these people are developed for the future of our business.

There is plenty of opportunity and scope to develop and move into other roles within the business.  You will have a sense of humour, be hard working and passionate about food. We are looking for someone who will be flexible to the business demands and offer competitive package and excellent training and development prospects tailored to your experience and development needs. 

So, if you are looking for your next career move in a fast paced environment, then we we’d love to hear from you.  

Hours of work

The shift starts at 8:00 pm

Days / shift details

5 nights out of 7

Pay details

£8.40- £9.20 per hour dependent on experience, plus night shift allowance
Hourly weekly paid.
Half hour for lunch unpaid. Two 15 minute breaks paid.

Contract information

28 days holiday including bank holidays
1% pension after 3 months.
6 month probationary period

Contracts are an average of 40 hours per week over 52 weeks.

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Please note that we are only able to accept and respond to applications from candidates with eligibility to work in the UK and those who hold valid work visas.