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Packing & Despatch Operative

Date: Nov 24, 2021

Location: Hartlepool, GB

Company: IFF Family of Companies

Requisition  ID : 241221 

Job Description

 

As a leading creator of flavor solutions for beverages, sweet goods, savory, and dairy products around the world, IFF helps our customers deliver on the promise of delicious foods and drinks that consumers love. We are looking for a Packing & Despatch Opertive, on an initial  six months fixed term contract with the view to a permanant role.

 

About You


An Operative in the Packing and Despatch Department is responsible for the accurate and timely packing of product.  The operator is expected to accurately measure all required product accurately, to specification and use all manufacturing equipment safely.  The operator is expected to maintain a safe and sanitary work area by ensuring the department and all equipment are cleaned and kept in good working order. 

An extensive development  programn will be delivered in the following areas: 

  • Packing Booths - decanting
  • Sampling
  • Global Sampling
  • Labelling and Packing 
  • Palletising 
  • FLT Reach and Counterbalance Certification
  • IATA Certification  (shipping of dangerous goods by Air)

 

Job Requirements

Required Skills...

 

 

  • Ability to operate in a fast-paced environment, effectively working with other members of the department.
  • Previous manufacturing experience is preferred.
  • Must be able to work on weekends when needed to complete customer orders that are scheduled.
  • Ability to follow manual handling assessment control measures & utilise Mechanical Handling Equipment (i.e. Dalmac, Sack Trolley, Drum Manipulator, Pallet Trucks, etc.).
  • Ability to weigh ingredients accurately utilising tools such as floor scale and flow meter.
  • Ability to learn quickly and highlight process improvements.
  • Capable of wearing full-face respirator when required for handling of specific materials.
  • Candidate should be computer literate, with the ability to navigate between different windows and transactions.
  • Forklift trained is preferred, however training can be given to the right candidate. 


At IFF, we believe that your uniqueness unleashes our potential. We value the diverse mosaic of the ethnicity, national origin, race, age, sex or veteran status. We strive for inclusive workplace that allows each of our colleagues to bring their authentic self to work regardless of their religion, gender identity & expression, sexual orientation, or disability. Visit IFF.com/careers/workplace-diversity-and-inclusion to learn more… 

 

We are a global leader in taste, scent and nutrition, offering our customers a broader range of natural solutions and accelerating our growth strategy. At IFF, we believe that your uniqueness unleashes our potential. We value the diverse mosaic of the ethnicity, national origin, race, age, sex or veteran status. We strive for an inclusive workplace that allows each of our colleagues to bring their authentic self to work regardless of their religion, gender identity & expression, sexual orientation, or disability.

Visit IFF.com/careers/workplace-diversity-and-inclusion to learn more.