Line Leader Nightshift – Yaxley, Cambridgeshire

We are looking for a Line Leader on our Nightshift

Do you have proven experience of being a Production Machine Operator or Line Leader? Or would like the opportunity to learn these new skills?

Are you a positive and motivated communicator who strives on meeting and exceeding targets?

Are you happy to roll your sleeves up and get stuck in when the going gets tough?

Have you had to manage a small team before or would like to opportunity to do so?

If your answers are ‘YES, that’s me!’ then please read on ……

We are looking for a Line Leaders on Night shift
At our Production site based in Yaxley, Peterborough we are looking for a diligent, self-motivated team player who can exceed in their duties to help us retain our position as a leading organic roots supplier in the UK.

This a fulltime contract and you will join us on a permanent contract.

Our Night shift operates on a Tuesday – Friday pattern arrangement which equates to 40 hours a week. The shift times are 18:00 – 05:00.

What we can offer you

  • £12.75 per hour on days.
  • Overtime available at an enhanced rate.
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • £250 Refer a friend scheme.
  • A safe and friendly working environment.
  • Life insurance of 2 x your salary.
  • Health and financial advice through an employee assistance programme (24/7 GP and counselling assistance!)
  • Long service awards.
  • Be part of a fast-growing farming and food business with strong environmental and social values.
  • Work independently, but with support from our teams, gaining responsibilities fast.

What we do
Produce World Group is a family business. We’re dedicated to using the very best of sustainable farming techniques in our own farming and collaborating with other expert farmers. We grow the finest quality potatoes, roots & alliums which we pack ourselves to supply to our customers.

Our expertise is doing the difficult well. We love what we do and that gives us the edge in growing high quality, speciality and organic vegetables. It’s why we have long-standing partnerships with our customers in retail, wholesale and processing.

The job role

As a Line Leader you will be ensuring that your allocated line operates at full capacity ensuring that all customer requirements are met alongside ensuring that all production and quality procedures are adhered to at all times.

The responsibilities of the role include:

  • Full utilisation of line resources to ensure that all customer requirements are met.
  • Successfully run machinery in line with company’s SOP’s and best practices.
  • Reporting issues with machinery to production management and/or engineers and escalate any issues not resolved or checked in a timely manner.
  • To be instrumental in supporting the team to achieve a minimum of 95% GMP audit monthly against areas that you have control of.
  • Working in collaboration with the engineering team on troubleshooting issues and suggestions for solutions.
  • Working collaboratively with the QA team to check and manage quality of product on your line in line with specifications.
  • Managing your line team to ensure they are meeting all production targets set by the business.
  • Entering key vital data to our NAV ERP System (Warehouse Management System).
  • Following the requirements of the Standard Operating Procedures for the safe and legal handling of food.
  • Ensuring that technical standards are met at all times without exception.

What we will be looking for in your skills set

  • Experience within a similar role is desirable although full training will be given.
  • Excellent understanding and delivery of verbal and written English


If you would like to know more or apply for this role, get in touch today on

Translate »