About the job

Food Production Operative



Heywood, Greater Manchester


Shift Pattern

4 out of 7 days 6am-6pm 

Guarenteed 48 hours a week


Basic Salary

£22,255 rising to £25,706 after training completion + Weekend and Shift Premiums

Weekend and Shift Premiums

  • Saturday working: time and a half
  • Sunday and Public holiday working: double time
  • Night Shift: up to 3.25hrs of your basic pay per shift


Additional Benefits

  • A free hot or cold meal per shift worked
  • Free unlimited hot and cold drinks
  • Employee Recognition Scheme
  • Allowance of bakery products for home consumption
  • Life insurance cover
  • Private Medical Insurance (after qualifying period)
  • Income Protection cover
  • Free secure car parking
  • Cycle to work scheme (after qualifying period)


About the role

PROMAN are recruiting for a well-established Client who are a leading international food production group supplying high quality bakery and grain-based products to leading quick-service restaurants and food retailers. We are looking for multiple bakery operatives to join the business on a permanent basis from Day 1.

Although the process is highly automated there are levels of manual handling you may be required to undertake.

Products are manufactured on site from raw material all the way through to packed, finished goods. You will contribute at some point of this process be it through weighing the ingredients, operating our plant and equipment (mixing, dividing, proofing, baking, packing) to dispatching finished products.

Health and food safety are our top priorities, closely followed by producing high quality baked goods.


Job Requirements

  • Carry out production activities to a consistently high-quality standard.
  • Quality Conformance- ensure adherence to quality standard for all production during the shift, identify any issues / concerns that could be a risk to product integrity
  • Adhere to Health & Safety at Work regulations and to the Safe Systems of Work in your own department and Bakery as required.
  • Always work in a safe manner with Health and Safety at work regulations.
  • Always keep work areas clean and tidy.
  • Maintain all required paperwork to company standards.
  • Compliance to audit requirements, company policies and procedures and legislative requirements.
  • Maintain a high standard of personal hygiene and adhere to the Company’s Hygiene policy and procedures.

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