Factory Operative

  • Location
    Leicester, Leicestershire
  • Salary
    £8.84/Hourly
  • Category
    Industrial & Manufacturing and Production - Food, Drink & Tobacco
  • Job type
    Contractor
  • Industry
    Industrial and Manufacturing
  • External Reference
    JN-052019-67194

Factory Operative


We are recruiting Factory Operatives to join PepsiCo's production operation in Leicester, LE4 1BS. Paying £8.84 per hour, these long-term temporary positions could become permanent.



As a Factory Operative you will work across every area of the plant, undertaking a variety of crucial tasks to maintain our high standards in a fast-paced environment.



What will I be doing as a Factory Operative?



  • Transporting raw materials to line side

  • Loading stock including hand-stacking and hand-packing

  • Replenishing cartons and completing re-work

  • Moving pallets from one area to another for re-distribution

  • Labelling

  • Sifting, sorting and removal

  • Taking ownership of housekeeping standards

  • Understanding and interpreting numerical data

  • Communicating confidently both verbally and in written form (some data entry may be required)

  • Providing flexibility and cover to all GSO roles (Support job rotation and break cover)



What will I need for this role as a Factory Operative?



  • A strong work ethic and loyal ethos ensuring standards are maintained

  • A flexible attitude with a real desire to learn and progress

  • Ability to follow and interpret instructions / rules verbally and numerically whilst proactively escalating issues which may prevent targets or standards being met

  • High attention to detail, accuracy and capacity to work at a fast pace

  • Strong communication skills on all levels

  • Able to work on your own or within small teams



What do Adecco and PepsiCo offer?



  • £8.84 per hour for Factory Operatives

  • 4 on 4 off rotating continental shift pattern, 6am-6pm or 7am-7pm

  • Pension Scheme

  • Full uniform and PPE provided

  • Opportunities for permanent positions

  • Full training is provided to help you reach your potential, so no experience is needed

  • Subsidised canteen plus access to onsite staff discount shop

  • Free on-site parking

  • Paid annual leave













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Please apply with your CV to: Lisa Crispin