Cold Store Operative

Cold Store Operative

4on 4off Nights, 18:00-06:00

Cranswick Country Foods, King George Dock, HU9 5NF

Cranswick is a leading UK food producer with revenue of over £2 Billion. We produce and supply premium food to high profile UK grocery retailers, the food service sector and other UK and global customers. Now with 22 sites nationwide, Cranswick are dedicated to growing and developing our team.

Our King George Dock site is growing! We are on the look out for a Cold Store Operative to become an integral part of our team! You would be responsible for effectively and efficiently ensuring products are received, blast frozen, stored in correct locations and despatched in line with company safe systems of work and operating procedures.

Main duties include (but not limited to):

  • Ensure that each vehicle is tipped or loaded as requested and any anomalies are reported immediately to Supervisor/Charge Hand
  • Ensure that any movements of pallets are scanned and recorded accurately on the Cold Store Warehouse Management System
  • Ensure that all procedures are followed including taking and recording temperatures, reporting any anomalies immediately
  • If using MHE, always drive to conditions and remove any debris or waste that could be a hazard and be aware of colleagues and/or visitors that could be in your area
  • Understand the importance of ensuring that all statutory (industry guidelines), legal, food safety and integrity and hygiene standards and customer requirements are met and adhered to
  • Ensure adherence to all standards and processes relating to CCP monitoring, glass, complaints, label verifications and other paperwork in your department
  • Understand relevant legislation, internal company policies and procedures, codes of practice, technical specifications, COSHH regulations and developments in H.A.C.C.P systems relevant to the department
  • Uphold good housekeeping and hygiene practices to ensure product safety, with particular attention to temperature control and general hygiene

You will have:

  • Ability to correctly use (or learn) of scanners, temperature probes and fobs, pallet inverter and shrink wrapper. Receipt, locate, pick & despatch product in accordance with the training you have been provided
  • Understand the importance of product and location segregation
  • React positively to changes in scheduled workload

We offer:

  • Excellent and competitive rates of pay
  • Strong commitment to progression and personal development through department specific training matrix. This will include machine specific training and upskilling.
  • Profit sharing through discounted share scheme
  • Hassle free auto-enrolment into company pension scheme including enhanced contribution options
  • Access to the Cranswick Package which includes Cycle to Work Scheme, Free Parking, Discounted products, ‘Feed your Wellbeing’ platform, ‘Hapi’ discounts app and buying extra holiday entitlement

A full job description is available upon request. Salary to be discussed at application stage

To apply, please submit your CV & Cover Letter to:

Closing Date: 19/07/2024

(Please note that if a suitable candidate is found, this closing date may be brought forward)

If you are an internal applicant, please ensure you have made your line manager aware before applying and confirm this when submitting your application