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Job Title: Process Technologist
Hours: 07:30am to 16:30pm Monday to Friday, but some weekend work may be necessary
Pay: £27,975.00 plus £250! gross bonus on completion of probation!
Job Role: About you: Flexible in your ability to work on your own or within a Team Confident with clear communication skills – verbal and written Computing skills: proven ability to use Microsoft Office Able to work on own initiative with a willingness to accept responsibility A good understanding of ingredients and flavours would be greatly beneficial Role: Develop and get approval from technical and production for new products including recipe formulation Take all new products from customer approval through to factory launch following the company procedures. Develop and get approval for new factory processes including new machinery Develop and get approval for new packaging solutions Take active involvement in product development to cover potential issues with concepts Coordinate and report transit trials for all new products Coordinate and manage post launch reviews for all new products. Investigate and trial any process improvements that can be made for existing products Analyse current production processes and look at continuous process improvement and any project work that need undertaking Coordinate and manage post launch reviews for all new products Benefits: £250 gross bonus on completion of probation! £250 gross bonus if you Refer a Friend and they pass their probation Free onsite parking Staff shop, with products as low as £1 Onsite Gym open 24/7 Subsidised canteen 4% Pension contribution Cycle to Work scheme Dovecote Rewards scheme where you’ll find discounts at over a 1000 Retailers. Yearly attendance bonus – (qualifying criteria)
Job Title: Hygiene Operative - Monday to Friday - (Days) (Pontefract)
Hours: Monday to Friday - 04:00am to 13:00pm
Pay: £10.70, plus £250! gross bonus on completion of probation!
Job Role: About you: Thrive in a fast paced environment Ideally have own transport. Ability to work on your own or within a Team Enjoy working to targets Role: Ensure that all areas are prepared for production including waste bins, boot wash and that clean PPE is available for all operatives. Following company standards for the sequence of cleaning; prepare the area to be cleaned, ensuring that the area is clear of any meat products. Carry out cleaning operations using solutions, materials and equipment as required, checking that all machinery and equipment in the area is in a safe state before starting the cleaning Ensure that surfaces and equipment is left dry and that meat products cannot get contaminated or tainted by cleaning materials or cleaning activity Use chemicals in a safe and proper manner and store them safely and correctly when finished with. Benefits: £250 gross bonus on completion of probation! £250 gross bonus if you Refer a Friend and they pass their probation Free onsite parking Staff shop, with products as low as £1 Onsite Gym open 24/7 Subsidised canteen 4% Pension contribution Cycle to Work scheme Dovecote Rewards scheme where you’ll find discounts at over a 1000 Retailers. Yearly attendance bonus – (qualifying criteria)
Job Title: QA Technician (Blue Shift)
Hours: 06:00 to 18:00pm (2-week rotating shift pattern (WK1: Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday = 44 hours, WK2: Sunday, Wednesday, and Thursday = 33 hours)
Pay: £11.75 to £12.31 per hour, plus £250! gross bonus on completion of probation!
Job Role: About you: Ideally have previous experience within a QA role Experience within the food industry is advantageous but it is not essential! Full training will be given. Thrive in a fast-paced environment Ideally have own transport Flexible in your ability to work on your own or within a Team Enjoy working to targets Role: To facilitate the day to day operations of the production areas to ensure all product produced are to customer specification Ensure that traceability of the product is not compromised and that all necessary documented inspections are carried out to the correct testing frequency and are within agreed specifications Ensure that any finished goods or raw materials, which are not to the required specification, are correctly isolated from production documented and highlighted to the QA Supervisor. Maintain all quality records To assist in any customer visits or audits as required To promote QA principals throughout the site To carry out calibrations of equipment Benefits: £250 gross bonus on completion of probation! £250 gross bonus if you Refer a Friend and they pass their probation Free onsite parking Staff shop, with products as low as £1 Onsite Gym open 24/7 Subsidised canteen 4% Pension contribution Cycle to Work scheme Dovecote Rewards scheme where you’ll find discounts at over a 1000 Retailers. Yearly attendance bonus – (qualifying criteria)
Job Title: Intake Operative (Rehang)
Hours:
Pay: £11.55, plus £250! gross bonus on completion of probation!
Job Role: Overall Purpose: To ensure that all forequarters and hindquarters of beef received are weighed, the temperature recorded and any contamination is removed and recorded in line with legal requirements. Job Role : Ensure that all standard operating procedures are adhered to Ensure that company specifications are understood and adhered to Achieve daily output schedule for production Work in a way which minimises or eliminates food safety risks such as cross contamination Put and store waste in designated places Ensure finished product is separated from raw materials to prevent cross contamination or any other hazards to food safety. Understand various breed labels and carcass loop labels Ensure that the intake of products produced internally and received from any 3rd party supplier is visually inspected for contamination. Type and extent of any contamination identified to be controlled and recorded according to organizational requirements reference the Contamination Incident procedure. Monitor temperatures at all stages of intake, 1st quarter then every 10th quarter thereafter. Any temperature identified in the range of 5°C - 7°C to be treated as a temperature incident. During the transfer process to the Boning Hall, ensure that temperatures are maintained and that hinds / fores are kept contamination free. Records of all aspects of the production cycle and traceability must be kept in good order and maintained. Maintain the HACCP system procedures in accordance with the quality assurance procedures. Ensure that the hygiene standards are maintained at all times for the equipment and staff and ancillary areas, and that all storage areas are kept clean and tidy. Keep all equipment in good working order Benefits: · £250 gross bonus on completion of probation! · Free onsite parking · Staff shop, with products as low as £1 · Onsite Gym open 24/7 · Subsidised canteen · 4% Pension contribution · Cycle to Work scheme · Dovecote Rewards scheme where you’ll find discounts at over 1000 Retailers. · Yearly attendance bonus – (qualifying criteria)
Job Title: Abattoir Operative - Monday to Friday (Pontefract)
Hours: Monday to Friday 07:00am to 15:30pm
Pay: £98.15 daily rate plus £250 gross bonus on completion of probation!
Job Role: About you: Previous experience within the food industry is advantageous but it is not essential! Full training will be given. Thrive in a fast-paced environment Must have own transport Flexible in your ability to work on your own or within a Team Enjoy working to targets Are willing to work in a physically challenging environment Role: The position is based in our Abattoir department Scanning and wrapping of products Store waste in designated area’s Clean Plant throughout the day Heavy lifting Use of manual handling equipment Benefits: £250 gross bonus on completion of probation! £ 250 gross bonus if you Refer a Friend and they pass their probation Free onsite parking Staff shop, with products as low as £1 Onsite Gym open 24/7 Subsidised canteen 4% Pension contribution Cycle to Work scheme Dovecote Rewards scheme where you’ll find discounts at over a 1000 Retailers. Yearly attendance bonus – (qualifying criteria)
Job Title: Abattoir Operative - Monday to Friday (Skellingthorpe)
Hours: Monday to Friday 05:45am to 14:15pm
Pay: £98.15 daily rate
Job Role: About you: Thrive in a fast-paced environment Ideally have own transport Flexible in your ability to work on your own or within a Team Enjoy working to targets The role: Working in a production environment trimming and prepping beef to a high standard to efficiently complete all duties to minimise waste and downtime to maximise yields Operation of machinery Cleaning of Production area Manual handling/heavy lifting Use of manual handling equipment Benefits: £250 gross bonus on completion of probation! £250 gross if you Refer a Friend and they pass their probation Free onsite parking Staff shop, with products as low as £1 Onsite Gym open 24/7 Subsidised canteen 4% Pension contribution Cycle to Work scheme Dovecote Rewards scheme where you’ll find discounts at over a 1000 Retailers. Yearly attendance bonus – (qualifying criteria)
Job Title: Trainee Butcher - Boning Hall
Hours: Monday to Friday 06:00am to 15:00pm
Pay: £67.86 to £82.34, plus £250! gross bonus on completion of probation!
Job Role: watch our video to find out more : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qPbh3h0ghNg About you: Good attitude towards health and safety Ability to work under pressure Flexible in your ability to work on your own or within a Team Enjoy working to targets This role would be ideally suited to an individual who has a keen interest to develop a new skill in a fast-paced environment Role: Learn the safe and correct knife use Learn advanced knife skills Learn how to prepare and trim, cuts of meat Learn how to achieve daily targets Learn how to minimise waste Benefits: Onsite Gym Staff shop Free onsite parking Yearly attendance bonus – (qualifying criteria) Subsidised canteen 4% Pension contribution
Job Title: Facilities Operative (Monday to Friday Shifts)
Hours: 06:00 to 18:00pm (2-week rotating shift pattern (WK1: Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday = 44 hours, WK2: Sunday, Wednesday, and Thursday = 33 hours
Pay: £11.00 - £11.03, plus £250! gross bonus on completion of probation!
Job Role: About you: Enjoy a fast paced environment Ideally have own transport. Ability to work on your own or within a Team Enjoy working to targets Are willing to work in a physically challenging environment Role: Cleaning production areas within the Factory Ensure that all areas are prepared for production including waste bins, boot wash and that clean PPE is available for all operatives Working with chemicals and PPE Working with cleaning solutions, materials and machinery equipment Separate, remove and store waste according to company procedures Keep accurate records of all cleaning activities Benefits: £250 gross bonus on completion of probation! £250 gross bonus if you Refer a Friend and they pass their probation Free onsite parking Staff shop, with products as low as £1 Onsite Gym open 24/7 Subsidised canteen 4% Pension contribution Cycle to Work scheme Dovecote Rewards scheme where you’ll find discounts at over a 1000 Retailers. Yearly attendance bonus – (qualifying criteria)
Job Title: Facilities Operative (night shift)
Hours:
Pay: Grade 1 £12.59, Grade 2 £13.37, Grade 3 £14.44, plus £250! gross bonus on completion of probation!
Job Role: About you: Thrive in a fast-paced environment Ideally have own transport. Ability to work on your own or within a Team Enjoy working to targets Willing to work in a physically challenging environment Role: Working with chemicals and wearing full PPE. Working with cleaning solutions, materials, and cleaning equipment e.g., low pressure system. Checking that all machinery and equipment in the area is in a safe state before starting the cleaning. Deep cleaning of the Factory to procedure, stripping and rebuilding equipment. Working to procedure within a tight time scale delivering quality cleaning. Benefits: · Training and development opportunities · Career opportunities · No weekend shifts · Over time paid at time and a half · Graded pay scale dependent upon skills and experience · £250 gross bonus on completion of probation! · £250 gross bonus if you Refer a Friend and they pass their probation · Free onsite parking · Staff shop, with products as low as £1 · Onsite Gym open 24/7 · Subsidised canteen · 4% Pension contribution · Cycle to Work scheme · Dovecote Rewards scheme where you’ll find discounts at over a 1000 Retailers. · Yearly attendance bonus – (qualifying criteria)
Job Title: Production Operative (shifts) Blue and Green
Hours: 06:00 to 18:00pm (2-week rotating shift pattern (WK1: Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday = 44 hours, WK2: Sunday, Wednesday, and Thursday = 33 hours
Pay: £11.00, plus £250! gross bonus on completion of probation!
Job Role: About you: No previous experience required as full training will be given. Able to work well as an individual or in a Team. Work to a high standard to complete daily tasks. What to expect: You will be part of our production team completing tasks such as moving, packing, stacking, storing, and weighing, labelling, and preparing Dovecote Park products Operation of machinery Manual handling Benefits: £250 gross bonus on completion of probation! £250 gross bonus if you Refer a Friend and they pass their probation Free onsite parking Staff shop, with products as low as £1 Onsite Gym open 24/7 Subsidised canteen 4% Pension contribution Cycle to Work scheme Dovecote Rewards scheme where you’ll find discounts at over a 1000 Retailers. Yearly attendance bonus – (qualifying criteria)
Job Title: Butcher - Production (Retail)
Hours: 06:00 to 18:00pm (2-week rotating shift pattern (WK1: Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday = 44 hours, WK2: Wednesday and Thursday = 33 hours)
Pay: From £11.80
Job Role: About you: This role would be ideally suited to an individual who has previous experience working in kitchen environment where they have had to prepare a variety of meat-based products Thrive in a fast-paced environment Ideally have your own transport Flexible in your ability to work on your own or within a Team Enjoy working to targets Role: Prepare, trim, cuts of meat Achieve daily production targets Minimising waste Packing Set up and operate machinery such as; Vac Pack and multi-scales Ensure that all Standard Operating Procedures and Company specifications are strictly adhered to Benefits: £250 gross bonus on completion of probation! £250 gross bonus if you Refer a Friend and they pass their probation Free onsite parking Staff shop, with products as low as £1 Onsite Gym open 24/7 Subsidised canteen 4% Pension contribution Cycle to Work scheme Dovecote Rewards scheme where you’ll find discounts at over a 1000 Retailers. Yearly attendance bonus – (qualifying criteria)
Job Title: Trainee Retail Production Butcher
Hours: Monday to Friday - 06:00am to 15:00pm
Pay: £10.70, plus £250! gross bonus on completion of probation!
Job Role: About you: Good attitude towards health and safety Ability to work under pressure Flexible in your ability to work on your own or within a Team Enjoy working to targets This role would be ideally suited to an individual who has a keen interest to develop a new skill in a fast-paced environment Role: Learn the safe and correct knife use Learn advanced knife skills Learn how to prepare and trim, cuts of meat Learn how to achieve daily production targets Learn how to minimise waste Packing Learn how to set up and operate machinery such as; Vac Pack and multi-scales Learn all Standard Operating Procedures and Company specifications Benefits: £250 gross bonus on successful completion of probation period £250 gross bonus if you recommend a friend/family member and they successfully complete their probation period Onsite Gym Staff shop Free onsite parking Yearly attendance bonus – (qualifying criteria) Subsidised canteen 4% Pension contribution

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