Packing Team Leader (Fri – Mon AM)

  • Department Packing
  • Business Walker & Son
  • Product Savoury Pastry
  • Location Leicester, Leicestershire
  • Job RefCHA7138
  • Contract Part Time
  • Posted 08/11/2019
  • Expiry 15/11/2019
Walkers and Son

Exciting new Packing Team Leader position

Team Leader – Packing

Friday – Monday

5:30am – finish



About Us

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.


The Role

  • To effectively manage the line, processes and the team to produce agreed quality food products, whilst ensuring service levels and all company targets are achieved and improved upon
  • To provide local control of a line and/or activity within the Production environment by the effective and efficient utilisation of labour, machinery and materials
  • To produce and analyse Key Performance Data for the business
  • To liaise with Supervision and Management as required


The Successful Individual

  • Assessing the quality of the pies
  • Sorting the pies into varieties
  • Critical control point checks on the pies to ensure that they are the right temperature and quality
  • Operation of automated and semi-automated machines
  • Keeping area of work clean
  • Having high standards of basic audit presentation during visits from customers
  • High standards of personal hygiene


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, profit share, private health car, occupational health, subsidised employee restaurant, long service rewards, on site fitness suite and free car parking.

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

Closing date: 15th November 2019



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