Location
Cupar, UK
Job Function
Manufacturing / Operations / Production
Type
Fixed Term
Closing Date:
31 Jul 2022

The Role & Key Responsibilities

Job Title: Production Operative 

Location: Cupar

Fixed term contract for 6 months

 

As our new Production Operative you will carry out a range of tasks in support of the milling operation and process which including raw material intake, bulk out loading, additives preparation and hygiene. Maximise efficiency, service and feed consistency while ensuring that feed safety and health and safety standards are never compromised.

You’ll be responsible for:

  • Weigh and load finished product lorries with the correct feed types while carrying out a range of quality checks
  • Ensure that hygiene levels in the mill are maintained to the required standards
  • Weigh raw material vehicles in and out of site, carry out required quality checks and ensure materials are routed to the correct storage locations.
  • Carry out the preparation and supply of hand-tip additions for blending.
  • Ensure that the achievement of food safety is always a priority
  • Awareness of the requirement of the UFAS standards (training provided) and to assist in enabling the company to exceed the standards required.

What we’re looking for:

  • Prior experience in food/agricultural/production environments
  • Working with automated plant machinery
  • Feed Mill production experience is desirable. 
  • PC Skills
  • Responds positively to changing business priorities
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment

Please note that internally this role is titled Utility Operator 

We are changing the future of British food and farming for the better.

ABN is the UK’s number one animal feed business, serving pig and poultry producers all across the UK. These range from large corporate customers through to family owned farm enterprises. We service these customers with feed, nutrition, advice and related services.

We’re part of the AB Agri community of leading animal nutrition products and services businesses.  Bring your talents to ABN and play your part in producing affordable, high quality and responsible food for the growing global population.

In ABN, we have a common set of inspirational behaviours that we all try to live day in, day out. Our Winning Ways of Responsible, Inquisitive, Brave and Inclusive will help us deliver our ambitious goals.

We are a growing, innovative business and we value diversity and different ways of thinking to keep moving us forward.  We’re an equal opportunity employer, assuring equal treatment to all.  We know that an inclusive environment makes us more accessible and ensures we attract, engage, promote and retain exceptional people.

We are united by our family values that represent who we are, how we work together and how we help our customers.

Pioneering – Curious, spirited and bold. We lead, the right way.

Excellence – We seek excellence in all that we do.

Growth – We create ways for our people and customers to thrive.

We are part of Associated British Foods (ABF), a diversified international food, ingredients and retail group.

Making your application

Ready to apply? Great! Simply register your details and upload your CV via our careers website – it usually takes just a few minutes.  Please do not delay making your application. In the event of a high candidate response to this vacancy we may close the application period before the date shown and without notice.

So that we can support you to perform at your best, please let us know of any adjustments that may be required throughout the recruitment process by emailing [email protected]

As part of your application we ask you to answer some equal opportunities questions that help us to monitor how inclusive our recruitment process is and identify areas we can improve in. This information is anonymised, separate from your application and is never seen by the hiring panel. You can choose not to answer these questions with no impact on your application.

AB Agri group politely requests no contact from recruitment agencies or media sales. We have a PSL and do not accept speculative CVs from recruitment agencies nor accept the fees associated with them.

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