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Food Processing Worker - PERMANENT

  • Location

    Warehouse - Fishponds, Bristol

  • Job Type

    Permanent

  • Hours

    37 per week

  • Closing Date

    05/07/2024

  • Job Spec

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Summary

Essential Trading encourages applications from all members of the community. We recruit on merit and do not discriminate on grounds of age, race, gender/re-assignment, sexual orientation, disability, medical history or national origin.

Essential is recruiting for a Food Processing Workers to join the Manufacturing team. Based in our Fishponds warehouse this role is a full time (37.5h) permanent position.

In the role you will work across all aspects of food processing and packaging, producing our Essential own-brand foods for wholesale, retail, and catering.

The successful candidate should preferably have some experience of food processing or other manufacturing work, as well as working with computers, and a good understanding of hygiene and health and safety practices. You will need to be well-organised, self-motivated, a good team player, and able to show great attention to detail.

Working days are generally between Monday to Friday, 9am - 6pm, there may be some flexibility in Manufacturing, where you could start and finish earlier, depending on the work.

Essential is a living wage foundation accredited employer. The starting rate of pay for this position is £12.24 per hour and there are a range of worker benefits including discounted products from our warehouse, private healthcare and discount from Bristol and Bath Harvest shops.

If you are interested in the role, please complete our food processing worker online application form.

The closing date for applications is 9am on Friday 5th July 2024 with interviews scheduled for the following week.

Food Processing Worker - FIXED TERM

  • Location

    Warehouse, Fishponds, Bristol

  • Job Type

    Temporary

  • Hours

    30 per week

  • Closing Date

    05/07/2024

  • Job Spec

    Download

Summary

Essential Trading encourages applications from all members of the community. We recruit on merit and do not discriminate on grounds of age, race, gender/re-assignment, sexual orientation, disability, medical history or national origin.

Essential is recruiting for a Food Processing Workers to join the Manufacturing team. Based in our Fishponds warehouse 30 hours per week fixed term position for 6 months.

In the role you will work across all aspects of food processing and packaging, producing our Essential own-brand foods for wholesale, retail, and catering.

The successful candidate should preferably have some experience of food processing or other manufacturing work, as well as working with computers, and a good understanding of hygiene and health and safety practices. You will need to be well-organised, self-motivated, a good team player, and able to show great attention to detail.

Working days are generally between Monday to Friday, 9am - 6pm, there may be some flexibility in Manufacturing, where you could start and finish earlier, depending on the work.

Essential is a living wage foundation accredited employer. The starting rate of pay for this position is £12.24 per hour and there are a range of worker benefits including discounted products from our warehouse, private healthcare and discount from Bristol and Bath Harvest shops.

If you are interested in the role, please complete our food processing worker online application form.

The closing date for applications is 9am on Friday 5th July 2024 with interviews scheduled for the following week.

Working at Essential Trading

  • We are a worker co-operative with around 100 members, responsible for collectively managing and directing the business. Working co-operatively comes with unique rewards and challenges – join us and have your say!
  • We welcome you for who you are; we’re an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all candidates of any nationality, ethnicity, race, sex, gender, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, or age.
  • We are a living wage employer, accredited by the Living Wage Foundation. We value the work of all our members equally: there’s a flat pay structure, whether you’re driving a truck or doing the finances.
  • Find out more about us here: https://www.essential-trading.coop/about-us/

Further information about Essential Trading Co-operative

Application Forms

  • Download Application Form: If you prefer, you can download our application form. Please return applications to hr@essential-trading.coop by the stated deadline. Alternatively, return a paper copy to the address provided on the application form. Don’t forget to state which position you are applying for. NOTE: Not for use when applying for Food processing roles.
  • Casual Work Registration Form: Occasionally we have short-term, casual positions at our Fishponds Warehouse in the Manufacturing, Distribution and Transport teams. If you are interested in casual work at Essential, please complete our online registration form.