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Temporary Technical Operator

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Date: 02-Dec-2021

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.

Technical Operator (Temporary)


· Starting annual salary of £29,165 (including £6,465 pa shift allowance)  during initial training.

· Increasing to £31,688 per annum, (including £6,465 pa shift allowance) following successful completion of initial training.


· Operating on a 3-week rotating shift pattern:

‘Days’ 06:00am – 14:00pm

‘Nights’ 21:45pm – 06:15am (Friday 19:00pm – 01:00am)

‘Afters’ 13:45pm – 22:00pm (Friday 12:45pm – 19:45pm)



Role Purpose


Working in a fast-paced food manufacturing environment, our Technical Operators play a vital role in all the various steps involved in our food manufacturing processes.



What you could be doing:


· Preparing and batching ingredients used in our products.

· Setting up and operating machinery that mixes or cooks our products.

· Setting up and operating machinery that fills our well-known packaging with our products.

· Performing routine maintenance and basic tasks to support our Engineering team.

· Important quality checks on our products at different stages in the production process.

· General hygiene of machinery and working areas – following Good Manufacturing Practices


What we need from you:


· Self-motivated

· Able 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



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


Some of our benefits include:

· On-site subsidised canteen offering a variety of hot/cold meals and snacks

· Employee discount scheme including travel, food and shopping discounts

· Employee Assistance Programme

· AVIVA Private Medical Insurance

· Sports & Social Club

· Enhanced Pension scheme

· On site Electric Vehicle Charging Point

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.