Production Operative (Butchery Packing) – Night Shift

Walkers Deli & Sausage Co

Butchery Packing Sun - Thurs 10pm - 6am

Walkers Deli & Sausage Co is part of the Samworth Brothers Group, a 4th generation family business who pride ourselves in looking after our people and producing high quality products. We are always looking for the right people, with great attitudes and an openness to learning to join our family. The size of our business enables us to support internal progression and help people to fulfil their own career and development plans.


Job Opportunity

We are currently looking to recruit a Production Operative within Butchery Packing. Reporting to the Team Leader the successful candidate will be a keen, enthusiastic individual with a high level of self-motivation. They should also be flexible, providing support to the Butchery Packing department.

The principle duties and responsibilities will include the following:

  • Regular Lifting / pushing / pulling of heavy loads (15kg+)
  • Daily use of machinery (Inox machine and tumbler machine)
  • Reworking blowers of hams ready to be cooked
  • Repetitive Movements including regular lifting, pushing & pulling tasks
  • Adhere to strict hygiene standards
  • Daily use of machinery
  • Working in a in a fast paced production environment
  • Work safely at all times and adhere to Company health and safety standards
  • Ensure Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) are correctly followed


The Right Person

You will be someone who is focused on the customer and is happy to demonstrate initiative and ownership. You will also value others and their contributions and be happy to work collaboratively with others. You will be flexible and adaptable to change. In addition, you will have the following skills:


  • Quality minded with a high degree of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Manually dextrous
  • Team worker
  • Self-motivated with a desire to learn
  • Good time-keeping and attendance records
  • Reliable and conscientious with the ability to work flexibly in line with business needs


We pride ourselves in looking after our people and we provide a range of benefits that support their everyday life including great facilities with parking onsite and subsidised restaurants, an enhanced pension, private health scheme (subject to terms and conditions), employee discount scheme on a range of high street retailers, and an online GP service.


Closing Date: 18th September 2020

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