General Operative – Packing – Isleham, Cambridgeshire

General Operative – Packing

Do you have experience within factory/production environment? Or would like the opportunity to learn these new skills?

Are you looking for an opportunity to develop?

Are you looking for a job you can start straight away?

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

We are looking for General Operatives

At our Production site based in Isleham, Cambridgeshire we are looking for a diligent, self-motivated team players who can exceed in their duties to help us retain our position as a leading conventional roots supplier in the UK.

You will join us on a fulltime permanent contract. Working on a Panama shift pattern (2/2/3) from 06:00 – 18:15.

What we can offer you

  • £9.95 per hour
  • Overtime available at an enhanced rate
  • Refer a family member or friend to join the team and receive £250
  • 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
Burgess Farms 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

We are looking for a General Operatives to undertake various duties to ensure that we meet quality standards and complete all customers orders on time. The responsibilities of the role include:

  • Grading and removing defected product in line with customer specification
  • Trimming raw material to customer specification
  • Packing and stacking trays of packed product, checking quality as you go
  • Cleaning the production areas as you work or elsewhere as required

What we will be looking for in your skills set

  • A positive, can do attitude
  • Good communication skills


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