General Operative

Flexiforce, A Hartley People Company are working with our successful client to fill the position of General Operative. This role is based in County Waterford.

The Role:

  • The job entails various tasks including abattoir work, butchering, and packaging.
  • The position is a permanent one, with a standard probation period of 6 months.
  • Overtime pay is applicable for work performed before 7 am and is paid at double the regular rate. Overtime pay at time and a half begins after the first hour of overtime following a shift.
  • A canteen voucher worth E2.20 is provided for overtime hours.
  • The work schedule follows a Monday-to-Friday pattern every week.
  • Shifts have staggered start times beginning at 6 am, and the total weekly work hours amount to 40.
  • Employees are eligible to join the Siptu union from their first day of work, with a weekly cost of E4/ Week.
  • It is also important to note that this role is working in a cold environment (7-8 degrees)

The Person:

  • The job involves working collaboratively as part of a team on a production line, specifically focusing on tasks such as cutting, trimming, and packaging.
  • Maintaining good housekeeping and adhering to food safety standards is essential.
  • Willingness to follow work instructions is important for carrying out tasks effectively.
  • Being competent and capable of completing tasks safely is a requirement.
  • Demonstrating an ability to follow quality guidelines and procedures is expected.
  • While having knife skills is beneficial, it is not essential for the role.
  • Being a team player and working well with colleagues is important.
  • Full training will be provided to ensure proficiency in job responsibilities.
  • Having forklift experience is considered advantageous for the position.

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