Production Room Labourer

TERM: Permanent, Immediate start

LOCATION: The Farm, 13 Crossnamuckley Road, Newtownards, BT22 2AA

HOURS:  Variable dependant on rota (Monday-Friday)

WAGE:  £9.50 per hour

THE COMPANY

 Corries, established in 1977, is a local family-owned business. We are a thriving retail butchery, delicatessen, catering kitchen and wholesale business, with 7 shops around North Down and several retail outlets. 

 

OUR VALUES

 Friendly

We look out for your best interests and show we care by dealing with you in a warm and friendly manner.

 Positive

We create a positive environment for both staff and customers, giving our people opportunities for personal growth within the business,

Providing an enthusiastic and positive service, and creating an impact in our local communities.

 Approachable

We listen and take on-board people’s opinions and needs. We are relatable, and part of the community.

We make our customers feel comfortable in our stores and love engaging in conversation and sharing dinner ideas just as you would with your friends and family.

 Helpful

We take great pride in our work to consistently deliver the highest standards and value for money.

We’re informed and we’re always building on that knowledge to constantly improve our quality of service to you.

 Honest

We’re always professional, reliable, open and honest. You can depend on us to keep our promises and follow through on our commitments. We are honest about where our food comes from, whether that be straight from the farm or through collaboration with other local businesses.

 Customer First

We are customer-needs driven. While we have grown in size, we strive to maintain a ‘local family-owned butchers’ feel.

We strive to deliver ‘old-fashioned’, genuine customer service.  This means getting to know our customers, addressing them by name, remembering their usual order and offering a helping hand where possible.

 

THE ROLE

 Due to continued expansion, we are currently looking to recruit a number of positions within our production team, working closely with one of our Brand Partners.   

We welcome someone who is innovative and shares our passion for growing our business through our values.

SUMMARY OF THE ROLE RESPONSIBILITIES

Perform manufacturing operations and processes to foods, mainly sausage & burger production. Perform packaging, operate machines manually or automatically, follow predetermined procedures, and take food safety regulations on board.

 

KEY DUTIES

  • Checking and weighing raw materials, ensuring all mixes are made up according to correct specification
  • Produce sausages, burgers according to correct specifications
  • Ensure sausages are curled correctly and packed in a presentable manner whilst maintaining efficiency
  • Ensuring that machine settings are correct
  • Running quality checks on, for example, the size and weight of the finished product
  • Assembling, packing & labelling all products with the correct specifications and dates
  • An efficient worker who is well organised, self-motivated and can work independently as well as part of the Manufacturing team
  • Maintain a strict level of personal and workplace hygiene.
  • To undertake other duties within the Manufacturing team and the wider business as deemed reasonable by Corries.

KEY EXPERIENCE

  • No experience or qualifications necessary but a knowledge of working in the food industry would be an advantage.
  • A willingness to learn quickly and efficiently is necessary

 

THE PACKAGE

  • Employee discount
  • Company pension scheme

 

If you believe in our Values, meet the eligibility criteria, and would like to join the Corries family: please contact Julie Graham at juliegraham@corriesmeats.co.uk before close of business Fri 1st April 2022