General Assistant

  • £11.44 + Benefits: free onsite canteen
  • Manchester, North West,
  • Temporary
General Assistant required for meal manufacturer in Trafford Park

Pay Rate: £11.44/hour
Shift Pattern: 4 ON 2 OFF / Starts between 0800 – 1100 / 8.5 hour shifts

Scope of the role:  To work within assigned areas under the direction of the Flow Coordinators / Team Leaders ensure work is completed to required standards in a timely manner meeting operational objectives and targets.

Main Duties & Responsibilities
• To follow all operating procedures in the course of your duties to the best of your abilities.
• To ensure the work area is kept safe and as clean as possible.
• Maintain high standards of quality, hygiene, health and safety in line with customer/company specifications
• To ensure that the standards of cleanliness and house-keeping are within the guidelines laid down in the Company procedures.
• To report all accidents and take the necessary preventative action.
• To ensure that relevant entries are made in the diary log and that the log is checked at the beginning of each shift.
• To take on any other duties as and when required
• Rotate through different departments/units as reasonably required.
• Ability to cover a 7-day operation.

• Pack food liners in accordance with written specification.
• From specification, accurately make up sample and product for all classes.
• Conduct temperature, quality, and product date checks.
• Seal flight canisters, trolleys and record numbers.
• Ensure correct marshalling of flights to Dispatch bays in assigned stowing order

• General washing, sorting, assembling, packing and positioning of the aircraft equipment
• Process and strip trolleys and deliver to relevant department
• Off loading and sorting equipment/food and ensuring it is delivered to the correct processing area

• The receipt, handling and appropriate storage of all incoming goods and coordinating / managing stock.
• Sort and assemble bars into flights, working as a team to achieve targets
• To check trolley seals and cross check with customs paper work

• To load / off-load lorries, stack shelves and replenish equipment/food items.
• From specification, accurately palletize shipments.
• Conduct quality, and product date checks.
• Daily stock count of the list
• Stock rotation
• Clean the area

Work Experience
• Experience of working in a fast-paced environment.
• Food hygiene, security, H&S experience.
• Ideally some experience in a production/manufacturing/stores environment
• Experience of working in a fast-paced deadline driven environment.
• Ability to work within a cold environment

Skills & Knowledge
• Basic IT skills (Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint) preferable
• Numerate and literate,
• Good communication skills in English

Free hot meals provided onsite

To apply for this role please submit your CV or call 0161 872 4380
Dave Horton Account Manager 0161 872 4389

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