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Production Operator - SPM

At Firmenich people are at the heart of the company, we are committed to equal employment opportunities and value diversity in the workplace.

Location: Thirsk, United Kingdom

Starting salary 3 months’ probation period  = £22,750 plus £5,687(25% shift allowance) = total  £28,438 (hourly rate £14.11)
Salary upon successful completion of probationary training £31,250 including shift premium (hourly rate £15.51) 
Shifts: 24 hours, 5 days a week | 3 weekly rotation (06:00 to 14:00; 14:00 to 22:00; 22:00 to 06:00)


Key Responsibilities: 


•    Weighing, mixing and packing of ingredients batches
•    Powder and Oil blending using semi-automated/automated mixing equipment
•    Packing of pre-blended powders into bags/boxes/sacks as required
•    Achieve KPI’s and personal competencies 
•    Updating and maintain documentation and records
•    Work as a team to produce and execute the weekly production plan
•    Ensure you, your colleagues and your work area are ‘safe’ and ‘food safe’ at all times 
•    Report plant and systems breakdowns 
•    Engage with Continuous Improvement work-streams to improve working environment


We value:


•    Practical problem-solving skills
•    HACCP/good hygiene and housekeeping
•    Team working and collaboration skills
•    Good English literacy and numeracy skills
•    Previous production experience in a food manufacturing environment
•    Effective communication skills
•    Someone who is hardworking and keen to progress
•    Someone who is driven, conscientious and results focused 



We offer:

•    An inspiring journey of learning and transformation
•    To play a key role in our purpose to improve the quality of life of our workforce, our families, our local communities and society at large
•    To be part of a company shaping a strong legacy through breakthrough industrial innovations and technology
•    Training and career progression
•    Generous starting salary and benefits 

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