Machine Min­der

Cranswick Gourmet Sausage Co. (Lazenby’s) is our fast-paced sausage facility located in Hull. Using only the best cuts of British pork, fresh herbs and spices, Cranswick are the UK’s leading producer of gourmet sausages, supplying major retailers and foodservice outlets alike. The size of our business enables us to support career development and progression, that will help our people fulful their potential.

Due to the growth of our business, we are expanding our night shift. We therefore have an exciting opportunity for machine minded, experienced and motivated individuals to join our team. Working on a 4on/4off shift with hours of 18:00 to 06:00, this role supports both the Engineering, Hygiene and Production departments by setting up and stripping down various on line machines.

Main duties includes:

  • Work with the shift manager at the start of each shift, to work through the night shift plan by ensuring the next line needed on the plan is ready and all machines set up with the correct product, for the Line Leader to move to on time.
  • Work with the hygiene team during, and at the end of shift, so the lines required during the shift are cleaned in a timely manner, to eliminate down time when moving lines.
  • Eliminate all line set up down time
  • Assist the hygiene team by stripping down machines for cleaning

Candidate requirements:

  • The ideal person would be someone with experience of production lines. As well as an understanding of key products. However, for the right candidate full training will be given.
  • This person will need to be self-motivated as will be required to work to specific time frames
  • This person will need to have a proven record of excellent time keeping as the role will be pivotal to the running of each shift

A full job description is available on request

If you are interested in applying for this position, please submit your covering letter and CV to:

Closing date: 30th June 2022

Internal applicants must make their line manager aware before applying