Filler Operatives/Trainee Filler Operatives

Cranswick Gourmet Sausage, Lazenby’s (Hull)

​We are looking for experienced people, who have a background working on fast paced production lines within the food industry

4on/4off shifts, Days

Main duties include (but not limited to):

  • Ensuring the product being filled out is in line with the specification
  • Responsible for the quality of the product (no open ends, correct size, weight and dimension)
  • Setting up the filler machine, selecting the right nozzles, brakes and skins as required
  • The smooth running of the filler machine, including stripping and cleaning as necessary to meet hourly demands
  • Ensuring the correct storage of filler parts and associated equipment
  • Ensuring traceability is maintained by selecting the correct meat for the product being produced
  • Minimising waste through careful consumption of natural collagen casings
  • Regular monitoring of unit weight to control giveaways
  • Observing Good Manufacturing Practises at all times, following a ‘clean as you go’ policy
  • Escalating all issues and concerns immediately
  • Ensuring a safe working environment for self and others

Requirements, experience and person specification:

  • Worked within a fast-paced chilled food manufacturing environment
  • Working knowledge of the production lines
  • Food Safety Level 2 qualification
  • Ability to read and understand product specification and QAS
  • Strong attention to detail


A full job description is available upon request.

Salary to be discussed at interview stage.


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

To apply, please submit your covering letter and CV to:


Closing date: 13th March 2021