Production Operative


Employment Type:

Temporary to Permanent




up to £8.56 / hour

Job Description
DM Recruitment are proud to be recruiting for Picker / Packers on behalf of our client, an established chicken processing business based in rural Shropshire. Our client now are a modern manufacturing and distribution operation, employing over a hundred employees.

Our client are introducing a twilight shift, meaning that workers would be working Monday to Friday from 4.00pm to 9.00pm.

These are part-time working hours, therefore we welcome applicants who are happy with the working hours.

Duties include, but are not limited to:

The successful candidates will be packing whole, raw chicken on the grader, occasionally with some trussing. The workers may occasionally be required to carry out cleaning duties, to complete the hours on occasions when production finishes early.

You will work within a poultry farm who deal with the whole cycle from live in take to dispatch. The work is fast paced and you can be working in a cold environment however the team are actively looking to train candidates for quick progression if you show a great work ethic and positive attitude to work.

Essential attributes:

1. Positive attitude to work
2. Reliability
3. Ability to work well individually and as part of a team
4. Happy to work the twilight shift (as above)
5. Ability to work within a fast paced environment
6. Ability to work in a cold environment
7. Previous experience in a similar role is beneficial although not essential

This is a temporary to permanent, part-part time position. This means, that candidates who successfully complete a three month probation period will be offered permanent positions by the client.

Hourly pay rate is £8.56