The Role

Hain Daniels in Fakenham are currently recruiting for a Skilled Production Operative. Fakenham is our dedicated Meat Free facility, producing vegetarian products under the Linda McCartney Foods brand and retail own label.

Shifts are Monday to Thursday working 6pm to 6am.

Skilled Technicians are required to support the Production Shift Manager and Team Leaders in driving good Safety and Quality standards as well as Production Efficiency ensure a Continuous Improvement Culture. 

Key Responsibilities

  • Standard Work - Follow the specific standard operating procedures to convert raw material into finished product.
  • Machine Operations - Operate a production line to the defined recipe standard.
  • Process Control - Execute timely paperwork checks for the production area.
  • Food Safety - Maintain production area to the designated good manufacturing processes.
  • Health & Safety - Complete daily shift start up checks.
  • Reporting - Identify and escalate any process concerns.

What can we offer you?

  • Rate of pay £12.23 per hour
  • Quarterly Performance Bonus of up to £1,000 per year
  • Be part of a growing business
  • Support progression to match our ambition
  • On-going training and development
  • Pension
  • Medical benefit
  • And access to a HUB that offers many discounts from a range of suppliers and retailers

About Us

The Hain Daniels Group is one of the UK's leading food companies. We create food and drink products with natural goodness at their core. We're the business behind a host of household brands - Hartley's jams and jellies, Sun-Pat peanut butters, New Covent Garden Soup Co., Linda McCartney's meat free food, and Yorkshire Provender to name a few. Nearly half of our business is private label - we create quality freshly prepared fruit and juices, desserts, soups, sweet spreads and meat free products for our retail partners. 

Our Vision 

To make it easier for everyone to lead a healthier, balanced lifestyle. Without our great team of people, this vision couldn't be our reality. 

Top Talent across the UK

Over our 5 sites up and down the UK, we employ circa 1,100 people in roles within Production, Supply Chain, Product Development, Sales and Marketing, and through to our Finance, HR, IT and beyond. Each of our colleagues is vital to our continued success. That's why we target the best talent, and help to develop them through the ranks. In fact, almost a third of our vacancies were internal promotions and transfers last year. 

Our Business behaviours

As a business we strive to promote from within and our underlying business behaviours really enable us to drive this strategic objective. We believe we can provide an opportunity for all individuals to grow and achieve with Hain Daniels through demonstrating core behaviours such as ambition & energy, collaborative working, honest communication, innovation, delivering excellent quality, embracing versatility and equality

If Hain Daniels sounds like the company you'd like to contribute your energy and enthusiasm towards, and come on an exciting journey with us, then we can't wait to hear from you!