Packing Operative

Posted 19 February by Delaney Browne Appointments

My client is a luxury food company based in Slough, this is an opportunity to join a small team responsible for repackaging goodies - chocolates/cakes/biscuits etc - into smaller presentation boxes and will include careful arrangement of the produce, labelling and tying of presentation bows etc. This is a permanent role working 8am - 4.30pm with 30mins lunch break. This is a hygienic and refrigerated environment and you will need to wear a hairnet and gloves for hygiene purposes and a fleece to keep warm.

Responsibilities & Duties

  • Pack customer orders to specification by requested delivery date and complete associated paperwork
  • Re-pack 'industrial’ products - ingredients etc.
  • Request stock from Warehouse as necessary
  • Advise Manager of any consumables which need to be ordered
  • Label products as necessary
  • Prepare customer samples
  • Keep Packing area clean, tidy and maintain cleaning schedules
  • Follow the Company personal hygiene and food safety codes of practice

Key Attributes

  • Ability to prioritise workloads
  • Ability to work well under pressure
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Positive, can-do attitude


  • Previous experience of work on a manufacturing production line

Required skills

  • Food Safety
  • Packing
  • Production line
  • Food hygiene

Application questions

Do you have production line/picking/packing exp?
Are you available to work asap?
Are you happy to work in a refrigerated environment?
Have you recent work experience and have a good standard of english?
Do you live within a 10 mile radius of Slough?

Reference: 33809727

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