Production Operator - Permanent Thirsk, England

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Are you looking for a change in career?  Or just looking for a new challenge?

Inspired Pet Nutrition is an award-winning and long-established FMCG pet food manufacturer based in Thirsk, North Yorkshire.

As we continue to grow, we are now hiring a Production Operator.

What will you be doing as a Production Operator?

As a member of the Team, you will provide consistently high quality, safe and legal products on time. 

We have heavily invested in new technologies to surround you with the best equipment for you to produce the best work you can. We provide high-quality training for using the new technology.

Your daily responsibilities will include;

  • Ensuring the highest level of quality is maintained throughout the production, alongside the regulations of Food Safety legislation, standards and requirements.
  • Ensuring the efficient and effective production of product on a specific operating line.
  • Minimising waste of raw materials, products, packaging, chemicals and water whilst undertaking duties in the department.
  • Setup of dies and controlling of mixtures for the correct product.
  • Correct selection and labelling of the finished product.
  • Driving forklift trucks (training is provided).
  • Ensuring that all areas are clean and kept tidy at all times. 

What are we looking for?

We are looking for colleagues to bring a positive enthusiasm to the working environment, enabling them to perform at their best every time they come to work.

As well as this, we are also looking for;

  • Someone who is driven and determined to progress 
  • Ability to work in a shift pattern  
  • Organisation skills, able to use own initiative and have excellent concentration skills
  • Forklift truck licence are desirable, but full training will be provided
  • Able to comply with Food Safety and Hygiene Legislation
  • Due to the location, you must have your own transport

 What's on offer:

  • A structured induction programme to integrate you into the company and production process
  • Plenty of training opportunities to enable progression
  • £10.07 per hour + £30 per week shift allowance
  • A generous pension plan
  • Childcare voucher
  • Free parking at all the sites
  • Team days out
  • A cycle to work scheme upon qualification criteria

To Apply

Please apply via the button or link shown. We will contact you to discuss your experience in more detail.

Production Operator / Extruder Operator / Extrusion / Factory Worker / Manufacturing / Factory Operator / Machine Operator / Machine Technician 


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