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Technical Operator (Temporary)

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Date: 08-Oct-2020

Location: Worksop, GB

Company: Premier Foods

A great British food company 

Premier Foods is one of Britain’s biggest listed food companies, employing over 4,000 colleagues at 15 manufacturing sites and offices up and down the country.

Many of our brands have been part of UK life for more than a century and you’ll find them in 94% of British households.


Role Purpose:

Working within a fast-paced food manufacturing environment, our Technical Operators run the production lines performing routine maintenance and basic engineering tasks to support the engineering team. Technical Operators are the front line of our business producing food the nation loves the most.


What you’ll be doing:

  • General production operation
  • Routine maintenance
  • Quality checks
  • Adjusting line operation for changes in product
  • General hygiene
  • Continuous improvement
  • Typically, 3-week shift rotation ‘Days’ (06:00-14:00), ‘Afters’ (14:00-22:00) and ‘Nights’ (22:00-06:00)


What we need from you:


  • Self managed
  • Self-motivated
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to work alone or as part of a team
  • Flexibility to work across multiple departments as and when required
  • Good attention to detail
  • A high level of technical ability
  • Applicants must be aged 18 or over as the role requires shift working


  • Experience of working in a commercial food environment such as food production or catering


What we offer you in return:


  • Basic salary plus shift allowance (were applicable)
  • Free onsite parking
  • Employee discount scheme including travel, food and shopping discounts
  • Employee assistance programme

Our much-loved brands include Mr Kipling, Cadbury, Bisto, Batchelors, Ambrosia, Sharwood’s, Oxo, Loyd Grossman, Homepride and McDougall’s, with some supported by our strategic partnerships with Mondelez and Nissin.