Machine Operator - Flaxby

Location: Manufacturing - Produce - Flaxby
Job type: Full Time
Closing Date: Monday, 31 October 2016

Machine Operator

Location: Morrisons Manufacturing - Flaxby

Job Type: Full Time / Part Time

Shifts and Hours: Full Time 40 Hours. Working 5 over 7 depending on the business need your weekly hours can be raised up to maximum of 48 hours.

Hourly Rate: £8.24 per hour

Closing Date:31/10/2016

We are looking for skilled Machine Operators to set up, maintain and operate machinery. You will be responsible for running a production line on a daily basis packing various products to supply our stores across the country. Candidates must be able to demonstrate a positive attitude towards the continuous improvement of their own work, whilst working efficiently within a team. Candidates must be able to use their initiative, be flexible and work well in a busy environment.

Flaxby - is a vegetable packhouse of 116,000 sq ft on 17 acres of land. There are 150 colleagues employed on site who produce 9,155 tonnes of onions, 49,732 of potatoes a year and 11,555 tonnes of carrots which they deliver direct to 64 stores.


  • Uphold Food Safety Regulations

  • Uphold Health and Safety Regulations

  • To gain full knowledge of all kit used on a specific line

  • Ensure the production is adhering to the Company quality standards

  • Minimising machine down-time.

  • Adhere to work instructions and specifications.

  • Ensure that efficient and effective working practices are maintained enabling production to a high standard

  • Ensure all relevant paper work is completed accurately and factually in a timely manner

  • Comply with Company policy in relation to health and safety, security and confidentiality

  • Carry out any other duties as directed

Knowledge and Skills

  • Good numerate and literate skills

  • Problem solving.

  • Good visual inspection skills.

  • A helpful attitude towards all staff, while building a good strong working relationships with colleagues and management

  • Be able to maintain good working practices.

  • Uphold all of the Company's Policies & Procedures.

If you would be interested in joining our team at Flaxby you will receive a warm welcome with the chance of developing your skills and your career prospects. Also we offer many benefits including a discount card for you and a friend or family member giving you 10% off your shopping in Morrisons. We also offer company share options, Retirement Saver, Free Life Assurance and many more.

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