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Area Coordinator - backshift

Why Greencore?

You may not have heard of us, but we’re sure you’ve tried our products because we supply food for the all the major supermarkets in the UK.

Here in Boston we employ around 400 colleagues and produce ready to eat salads, prepared vegetables and snacks for many of the major retailers such as Coop, Boots, Greggs, Costco, Spar and BOL.

­­­­­­­­­­Here at Spalding, we have a team of around 540 colleagues. We produce coleslaw, potato salad, salad bar bulk products (2kg), pasta salads and couscous/grains for some of the biggest retailers in the UK including Morrisons, Co-op, Asda, Aldi, Lidl, Sainsbury’s, KFC, Nando’s, Pizza Hut and Costco. Our Spalding site has a restaurant with hot food available to all our colleagues.

What you'll be doing

Shift available: continental shift (2/2/3 shift pattern), 12:00 - 24:00 or 14:00 - 2:00

Rate: £11.86/hr - £14.83/hr (OT rate)

Throughout your time at Greencore, you will be supported with on the job training and development opportunities to further your career.

What we’re looking for

  • Ensure any relevant CCP’s/Allergen Controls are adhered to
  • To assist in the active promotion of a safety culture and ensure all health and safety requirements are met in the area
  • To take ownership for product quality in the day to day running of the area/department/shift
  • To ensure all company procedures are followed by all employees and that good hygiene and housekeeping practices are maintained at all times
  • Ensure that all product handling and manufacturing is done in a hygienic environment in compliance with food legislation
  • Ensure good communications are maintained within the department/area/shift and with all departments
  • To assist in the setting KPI’s, monitoring and take accountability to achieve the targets set
  • To liaise with HR to ensure policies and procedures are adhered to e.g. absence monitoring, recruitment, development, disciplinary/grievance, holiday entitlement/guidelines, agency ordering and control
  • To support NPD in ensuring products come to fruition
  • Help facilitate a CI environment
  • To cover leave of colleagues and manage holiday/absence from all teams
  • Ensure all paperwork completed in all areas/departments and is accurate, reliable, comprehensive and legible

In addition, you may be required to carry out any other duties within your capacity which the Company may reasonably require.

What you’ll get in return

  • Good level of English & Math - you will be required to follow processes and recipes, as well as ensuring the correct quantities are used in each batch.
  • Ideally experience in a chilled food manufacturing environment, but this isn't mandatory - other FMCG backgrounds will be considered.
  • Attention to detail. 
  • Basic understanding of Health & Safety and Food Hygiene.
  • Ability to work unsupervised. 
  • Right first-time approach.

If this sounds like you, join us and grow with Greencore, and be a part of driving our future success.


We are offering:

  • Competitive salary and job-related benefits
  • Holidays
  • Pension up to 8% matched
  • Life insurance up to 4x salary
  • Company share save scheme
  • Greencore Qualifications
  • Exclusive Greencore employee discount platform

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