Delford Oper­a­tive (Nights)

Delford Operative

4on 4off Days, 05:45-18:00

Cranswick Country Foods Riverside, William Wright Dock, Hull, HU1 2ET

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 Riverside site is growing! We are on the look out for Delford Operatives to become an integral part of our team! You would be responsible for ensuring all labelling at the end of the production line is completed to a high level. You would be second in command to the Line Leader.


Main duties include (but not limited to):

  • Work closely with line leader to ensure the production plan is completed, maintaining a high level of quality of work
  • Efficiently fill out relevant paperwork and documentation in accordance with our legislations
  • Perform Gas checks and label scan checks.
  • Be familiar with quality and customer specifications using the on the line QAS.
  • Ensure that lost production time is kept to a minimum by maintaining the speed of the line, and to minimise the waste of raw materials, packaging and consumables.
  • Ensure labels are correct and signed off when collecting from stores

You will have:

  • Previous experience in FMCG manufacturing (advantageous)
  • Good level of spoken and written English

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: CCF.Careers@Cranswick.co.uk

Closing Date: 28th January 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