Skilled Hygiene Operative

About Cranswick Country Foods:

Cranswick Country Foods in Watton, Norfolk is serious about its quality pork products. Now we’re hungry for talented people to join us. It’s win win; you achieve your potential, we achieve our ambitious growth plans.

Job requirements of Skilled Hygiene Operative:

As a Skilled Hygiene Operative, you will work closely with management and audit personnel to ensure housekeeping standards are kept to a high level to meet GMP standards.

Shift pattern: Monday - Friday, with working hours 6.00am to 5.00pm.


  • Ensuring GMP standards are met.
  • To ensure accurate record keeping in line with required standards demonstrating attention to detail.
  • Identify areas for continuous improvement, to improve area cleanliness.
  • Providing training to colleagues and ongoing mentorship.

What you will need:

  • Experience within a hygiene environment would be advantageous
  • Good English written and verbal communication skills
  • You will be self-motivated with the ability to work on your own initiative
  • You will have a proactive approach to problem solving
  • You will be a flexible, and a team player

Pay and benefits:

  • Rate of pay - £11.77 per hour, rising to £13.07 once fully trained. (Rates include £1 per hour weekly attendance bonus)
  • Overtime – time and a third after basic hours
  • Pension – currently 3% employer contributions/5% employee contributions
  • Opportunity to purchase extra holiday
  • Discounted sharescheme
  • Discounted local gym membership
  • Death in service insurance
  • Access to a wide range of perks and benefits through our Feed Your Wellbeing platform
  • Enhanced holiday after 5 years’ service


Email a CV and covering letter, including the role you are applying for and your salary expectations to

Closing Date: 15th December 2023 (please note that should we receive significant interest, this closing date may be brought forward )