An industry competitive salary of £24 – 25k (base salary, shift bonus and 6% additional variable pay on top), paid overtime, a competitive pension and private healthcare + generous paternity pay for 6 months (up to 90%)
Due to continued expansion we have a fantastic opportunity to join our Petcare brand at Castle Cary as a Packing Operator.
The Packing Operator will be a multi-skilled packing associate who is responsible for achieving maximum efficiency of our packing lines whilst ensuring the highest safety and quality standards are maintained. The purpose of the job is to efficiently run packing machines in the factory to ensure adherence to the production plan. The packing operator will also play a pivotal role in identifying and delivering continuous improvement projects within the packing hall.
Packing Operator main duties include:
As a packing operator you will maintain excellent packaging line efficiency in line with the set plan and escalate any deviation from standard or plan
Support peers in achieving highest Safety, Quality and Efficiency standards throughout the packing hall
Be responsible for the achievement of GMP/GHP packaging score
Ensure cleaning regimes are upheld and fulfilled to the highest standard
Actively participate in Operational processes that support the improvement of our business performance
Packing Operator skills/experience required:
Communicative Written and Spoken English
Experience in a similar role- you could have worked as a Packing Operative; Packaging Operator; Production Operative; Warehouse Operative etc.
WHY WORK FOR MARS? TAKE A LOOK AT SOME OF OUR PERKS...
Excellent career opportunities and the chance to complete in-house training and qualifications
We are a company that understands the importance of a work-life balance
Health and wellness programs
Flexible policies to suit a multitude of lifestyles
Fantastic rewards based on capability and performance
Brilliant pension contribution and retirement saving options
If you are looking for a new adventure and an opportunity to work for a global, successful leader, we would love to hear from you! Apply today and we can chat!
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Mars is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. If you need assistance or an accommodation during the application process because of a disability, it is available upon request. The company is pleased to provide such assistance, and no applicant will be penalized as a result of such a request.
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London, Slough, Waltham, Castle Cary, Birstall, Plymouth