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Food Prep Operative

Industrial & Manufacturing
£8.30 to £9 Per Hour
holiday, pension
Contract Type:
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For more information about this job please contact:

Chloe Jefferies
01480 277997

Are you local to Over, Cambridgeshire and looking for full time work - over 40 hours a week?

Osborne Appointments are seeking a Food Prep Operative to work for a company in Over on a Temp - Perm basis (perm position will be offered after 12 weeks).

Your main duties will be prepping vegetables in a wet environment (waterproof overalls and wellies will be provided).
Once prepped you will then use a air seal machine to package them ready for delivery.

There are six main types of task within the prep room all of which require training before you are qualified to do them (full training will be given).

The tasks covered by this description are:

  • Peeling Machine (operation of)
  • Peeling Veg
  • Dipping/Bagging/Weighing
  • Vac packer (operation of)
  • Veg Prep (Operation of Machinery and Specifications)
  • Baton Machine (operation of)

Pay is £8.30 per hour. This will be increased once you are offered a Permanent position.

Days and hours:

  • Mon - Fri
  • 5am starts with possibility of 12 hour days when busy so please only apply if you are looking for 40+ hours a week
  • You will get two 15 minute breaks in the morning, half an hour lunch and depending on finish time you will get an extra two 15 minute breaks in the afternoon. 

If you are interested in this vacancy or would like more details please call Laura or Chloe on 01480 277997 or email your CV to

Established in 1995, Osborne Appointments is an independently owned recruitment agency specialising in the supply of temporary, contract and permanent placements. OA are committed to placing the right candidate in the right job every time and pride ourselves in outstanding levels of Candidate Satisfaction

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