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Part-time Cheese Packing

Type: temp Sector: industrial Location: Ditcheat
Hours: 3 days / 24 hours per week Salary: £9.80 per hour Date Posted: 01/10/2021
Our Client is a leading farmhouse cheese maker located in Ditcheat, Somerset. From October 2021 they are seeking additional Part-time Temporary Production Line Operatives for 3 days per week to pick and pack cheese. Working in a high hygiene, cheese packing line environment, you will be part of the packing team ensuring that all orders are met, weighed, wrapped, and packed in accordance with the Client’s specifications. To successfully undertake these roles candidates will need to be able and willing to work on their feet and undertake a variety of manual handling, repetitive tasks throughout the working day. Examples would be picking so many cheese blocks per box or palletizing the filled boxes on the end of the line ready for storage or dispatch. An ability to work accurately and at a good rate will be essential. A good level of literacy and numeracy will also be required for picking and packing off lists and record keeping. Full Health & Safety and Job training will be provided together with any hygiene clothing or P.P.E. the assignment may require. Given the rural location (5 miles south of Shepton Mallet towards Castle Cary) candidates will need to have their own transport. Free car parking is available. Good team players are being sought to work within these busy and sociable packing line teams. Working days and hours each week will be 3 days per week within Monday to Friday. 07.30 to 16.00 daily, with 1 hour of breaks each day (30 minutes paid, 30 minutes unpaid). A 24-hour working week. Ideally, the 3 working days each week would be Tuesday to Thursday, but this can be negotiable depending upon your availability. The starting hourly pay rate for this assignment is £9.80. After 12 weeks of temporary service within this assignment the hourly pay rate will increase to £10.30.

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