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Site Operative

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Date: 15-Sep-2021

Location: Dursley, GLS, GB

Company: Kerry

Requisition ID 26983 
Position Type FT Permanent 
Recruiter #LI-OO1 
Posting Type LI 

Leading to better encompasses all we do at Kerry, it's how we've become the worlds leading taste and nutrition company. Whether it's building and manufacturing sustainable solutions for food, beverage or pharmaceutical consumers, our commitment to lead the world to better nutrition drives us forward. With 25,000+ colleagues across the globe and 15,000+ Kerry products, your opportunities are limitless.

About Kerry


A career with Kerry Taste & Nutrition offers you an opportunity to shape how people across the globe view food and beverage while providing you opportunities to explore and grow as your interests do. With our commitment to a sustainable future, a career with Kerry is something you can feel good about.

About the role


We have an exciting opportunity for a Site Operative to join the Kerry Taste and Nutrition Team in Cam, Gloucestershire on a permanent basis.

Job Description


This role is a multi-departmental function intending to lead out or provide support in completion of tasks in the following areas:


  • Goods In/Out (Site Hygiene, Production Support, Warehouse)
  • To ensure all incoming Raw Materials are checked, identified and labelled before being booked into the Factory systems and all finished product is correctly loaded and despatched ready for onward delivery.
  • A hands-on role with hygiene ensuring that all areas throughout the site are maintained to a high standard of cleanliness, daily GMP, completion of cleaning schedules and all areas free from pest activity or other contamination.
  • To support manufacturing areas as requested to produce a finished packed product, following packing instructions and to customer specifications.
  • Supporting in the review of process order completion & reconciliation of any remaining inventories to avoid stock inaccuracy & write offs
  • To fully optimise all racked areas and ensured site zoning for raw materials, finished goods & packaging are correctly managed. This includes regular management of all stock items to ensure accuracy maintained at all times. Also ensuring pallet space optimisation is correctly controlled to minimise any impact on production or third-party cost.
  • Liaison with key supply chain contacts to ensure end to end business operation is consistently managed and that no customer or production shortages are actively measured.

Qualifications and skills


  • Good communicator
  • Ability to work unsupervised for long periods of time
  • To work within Health & Safety guidelines.
  • Good IT skills, SAP skills essential
  • Ability to follow written instructions
  • Ability to train & operate various lifting equipment
  • An understanding of general manufacturing processes.
  • Valid Forklift truck (Counterbalance) License beneficial
  • PPT & Scissor lift experience beneficial