Butchery Operative Weekend 5am to finish

Walkers and Son

Walker and Son are currently looking to recruit a Production Operative. This role will be based in the Butchery Department and reporting to the Butchery Team Leader.

Butchery Operative

Saturday & Sunday

5am to finish

 

At Samworth Brothers our business is food with our quality chilled and ambient products enjoyed by millions of people every day. We are a fourth generation family business employing over 9,000 people, operating from well-invested and modern food manufacturing and retail sites across the UK.

Walker and Son is part of the Samworth Brothers group, a long established and successful chilled food manufacturer and market leader, supplying cold pies to a majority of the major retailers. The business has experienced outstanding growth over the last few years whilst continuing to focus on delivering quality products and a first class service to our customers.

Walker and Son are currently looking to recruit a Production Operative. This role will be based in the Butchery Department and reporting to the Butchery Team Leader.

The Role

Responsible for checking the quality of proteins coming into site and prepping meat to be used in production.

Duties include:

  • Unloading proteins from delivery vehicles within Intake bay
  • Checking item codes; supplier, product references, dates and escalating any issues to Team Leader/ QA team.
  • Booking in protein deliveries using hand held scanner to scan bar codes and manually entering data onto Aurora (data accuracy and computer skills are essential)
  • Transferring proteins to the Butchery Area
  • Inspecting every piece of protein for foreign bodies prior to use.
  • Preparing proteins in accordance with Ingredient Mix Sheets (recipes). This requires ability to understand written ingredients codes, descriptions and processes for mixing.
  • Hand trimming meat and use of dicing, mincing and mixing machinery
  • Generating fridge labels for mixes using computer system (entering bin code and quantity and ensuring date codes are correct) and transferring to fridge.
  • Completion of traceability documentation.
  • Required to work independently.

 

The Successful Individual

  • Excellent team working skills
  • Able to work with raw and cooked meat including pork
  • Exceptional timekeeping and attendance
  • Physical ability to moving and handling tasks

 

The Rewards

It is the quality of our people that’s made us successful. We encourage a culture of opportunity and learning where our people can gain skills and qualifications to achieve their full potential. We reward hard work and dedication with a competitive hourly pay, retirement saving plan, private health care (after 1 year service), occupational health, subsidised employee restaurant, long service rewards and free car parking.

We welcome enquiries from everyone and value diversity in our workforce.

 

 

 

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