Location; Wimbledon – SW19

Salary; £11.50 – £12.10

Our client, a fast paced family run business based in SW19 are looking for a number of Production Operatives to join their team following the winning of a new contract. Our client supplies fresh prepared produce to varying clients across the London and South East area, giving a first class service in every delivery.

The role;

We require 5 people to join their established team on a temporary to permanent basis. You will be required to process fresh produce through controlled processes, ensuring hygiene and safety protocols are always adhered to.

We have 2 shifts available – 7am until 3.30pm & 2pm to 10.30pm. Our client is open from Sunday through to Friday, main hours will be any 5 days from these 6.

Main responsibilities;

  • To process all incoming goods ready to be delivered back to head office.
  • Receive, inspect, record temperatures and store produce upon delivery.
  • Individually responsible for maintaining all Health & Safety control within the department in accordance with Company policies.
  • Operate machinery in accordance to training and Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), to process, bag, box or otherwise package products.
  • Raise concerns about product quality to the Line Leader/Production Manager/Quality Controller.
  • Minimising wastage.
  • Ensure all final products are checked for all quality and hygiene.
  • Assisting in the packing of all products produced.
  • Carrying out a variety of cleaning duties as required, to maintain a clean, tidy, safe and food safe working environment.

About you;

Applicants with knowledge of working in a kitchen would be beneficial but not a must.

Full training will be given to new starters, but a willingness to learn and carry out new tasks is essential.

Knife skills would be desirable (as mentioned on the kitchen experience) but this is not essential.


  • Excellent communication skills
  • Positive and self motivated with a ‘can-do’ attitude
  • Knowledge of Food production and/or of working in a kitchen would be advantageous.
  • Flexibility to work and good attention to detail.

Commutable locations;

Raynes Park, Wimbledon, Merton, Morden, Mitcham, Streatham, Motspur Park,

Key words;

Production, Kitchen, factory operative, food production,


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