Production Operator (UK)

R.C. Treatt & Co. Ltd Northern Way, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, IP32 6NL

Temporary | Posted 15 days ago


Job title: Production Operator (Temporary, 18 month contract)
Location: Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Hours: 40 hours per week (Rotating shifts, 06.00 - 14.00 / 14.00 - 22.00)

The Opportunity

An exciting opportunity has arisen in our Manufacturing department for a Production Operator. If you have experience of working in a manufacturing environment this could be the role for you. It is an opportunity for you to work alongside experienced professionals.

What it’s like to work here

We’ve been making the world taste better since 1886 and sell over 3000 products in more than 90 countries, but we’re only just getting started. We’re on an exciting journey and have ambitious plans to become the indispensable partner of choice for the world’s leading flavour and fragrance houses, beverage and consumer brands.

On joining Treatt, you’ll become one of over 300 international experts, working together to collectively surprise and delight our customers. Nothing is more important to us than the happiness of our people as without them, we’d never succeed.

We think Treatt’s a great place to work, but don’t just take our word for it:

“Everyone wants your feedback and opinion; it feels like a place of study where nurturing and encouragement are the standard. It is very clear the hard work that goes into providing excellence for customers, but it is also very apparent that managers have the same goals for helping us all to progress.” – Anita, Innovation Scientist

“Treatt offers the opportunity to work with a team of fantastic people on a range of interesting and innovative products” – Magdalena, Applications Technologist

“Joining my close and supportive team was the most enjoyable way to gain more skills and increase my knowledge” – Ashley, Manufacturing Support Analyst

What you’ll be doing

Tasks include but are not exclusive to:

  • Ensuring all documentation is completed using the bar code scanners
  • Ensuring paperwork, product, labels are correct and samples taken when appropriate
  • Checking stock is clean (HACCP) before use, removing any supplier labels if using original packaging
  • Carrying out cleaning duties and replenish stock as and when required
  • Handling material safely in line with company handbook, H&S manual and HACCP plan
  • Contributing to a ‘right first time’ policy and help to ensure that all orders are met in time and within specification.
  • Operating the safe use of fork lift trucks and ensure checks are completed on relevant vehicles.
  • Contributing to a good approach to Food Hygiene, HACCP and Quality and ensure all relevant regulations are met.
  • Exhibiting a wide awareness of COSHH, risk assessment and general process safety.
  • Contributing to an excellent safety culture in general and specifically with regard to manual handling, Vehicle / Pedestrian safety, PPE and Accident/ Incident reporting.

What we’re looking for

We are looking for someone who has previous experience of working within a manufacturing environment and wants to work in an environment that celebrates progress, teamwork and dedication. We want you to love your work and bring that energy to the job every day, no matter what the task.

What we’ll do for you

We offer an excellent package which includes a competitive salary; a generous holiday entitlement as well as the opportunity to purchase additional holiday, we also offer a discretionary annual bonus, BUPA, pension scheme with 9% employer contribution, life assurance, group income protection, SAYE earn schemes and free shares.

With the encouragement and development you need, we help you to become your ultimate you. Beyond building a successful career, we also support the wishes and ambitions of our staff outside of the office in achieving a health work/life balance - the wellbeing of our staff is paramount to us, which we actively promote and support by regularly delivering a variety of wellbeing initiatives and offering responsibility based flexibility. There will also be opportunities to be actively involved in community and charity projects and to take part in numerous subsidised social events.

Polite Notice

We politely request that we are not contacted by any recruitment agencies. We have a preferred supplier list and high volumes of speculative calls from agencies negatively impact upon the efficiency of our business. Please help us to maintain the highest levels of customer service by respecting our wishes.

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