Production Operator

  • Location

    Worksop, Nottinghamshire

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  • Salary:

    shift allowance + benefits

  • Contact:

    Anne Oxton

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    6 month FTC

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Job Title: Production Operator - Loading (6 month FTC)

Salary: Competitive; dependant upon experience, with a shift allowance and leading benefits package

Location: Worksop; UK

Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. Together with farmers, customers, governments and communities, we help people thrive by applying our insights and over 150 years of experience. We have 150,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work.

Position purpose

Cargill's plant in Worksop is a production facility at the hub of the UK confectionary industry. As part of Cargill's cocoa and chocolate business, we produce (in bulk liquid form) a full range of milk and plain chocolate for various applications for customers in the confectionery, biscuit, bakery and dairy industries.

The successful candidate will work as part of a manufacturing team to ensure all transport is loaded in accordance with company policy. This includes working a shift pattern that includes day shifts (8am to 4pm) and weekend shifts (7am to 7pm) on a rotating basis.

Main Tasks:

    • To ensure the correct loading of final products for customer delivery
    • To ensure the correct off-loading of cocoa butter, cocoa liquor, vegetable fat and sugar
    • To ensure all loading paperwork is filled in correctly and accurately
    • Carry out and record process checks
    • Ensure good manufacturing practices and safe working practice
    • Ensure daily cleaning tasks are carried out and operate 'clean as you go' policy
    • Comply with Environment, Health & Safety (EHS), hygiene, food safety and allergen rules & processes
    • Report health hygiene maintenance and quality issues to the appropriate person as per procedure.

Skills/Knowledge/Experience required:

  • Basic Mathematics and English (GCSE Grade C or equivalent or higher)
  • Experience of working in a production role within a food environment
  • Effective communication skills
  • Able to work a shift pattern including weekends and evenings
  • Self-motivated
  • Proactive
  • Flexible
  • Able to problem solve
  • PC literate

Our Offer

In return for your expertise and commitment, we will provide a fast paced stimulating environment, which will stretch your abilities and channel your talents. We also offer competitive salary and benefits combined with outstanding career development opportunities in one of the largest private companies in the world.

Interested? Then please send us your CV and cover letter today. Anne Oxton is the Consultant managing this role, and can be reached on 0161 707 1516 or email

The recruitment process and your data

This role is managed by Cargill's recruitment partner, Morson International. By submitting your CV for this role you are providing your consent to your CV and application details being sent to Morson International for the purposes of managing the recruitment process. If you have any questions about how Morson International will use your data for this application process please contact Anne Oxton via 0161 707 1516. If you have any questions about how Cargill will use your data for this application process please contact