Twilight Shift Operatives


Employment Type:

Temporary to Permanent




up to £8.56 / hour

Job Description
DM Recruitment are proud to be recruiting for Production Operatives 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 encourage applicants who are happy with the working hours above.

Job description:

The successful candidates will be trained on all roles within production and dispatch, in order to become skilled in all aspects of the role, including meat processing, meat packing, cutting meat, line picking, boxing and dispatch. The applicants will be working with raw chicken, occasionally other duties will be required, such as cleaning the production are and machines.

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.

This role is a trial at the present moment, however, it is ongoing work and the client offer great opportunities for progression for the right candidate.

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 an ongoing, part-part time position with a potential of it becoming permanent after the successful completion of a probation period.

Hourly pay rate is £8.56 plus shift allowance if the workers attend all week.