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Industrial Chef

Please Note: The application deadline for this job has now passed.

Job Introduction

About RF Brookes

RF Brookes is part of the 2 Sisters food group, based at Rogerstone, Newport, we are a large food manufacturer creating high quality meals for our customers employing 1700 employees. As we continue to grow we have a number of vacancies which we hope will be of interest to you and offer a career path within food manufacturing.

You will report to the Department Team Manager and the shift pattern will be based on Monthly Rotation which consists of:

Team 4 Monthly Rotation: 3 weeks working 3 x 12 hours, 1 week working 4 x 12 hours (rotating days & nights 05.00-17.00/17.00-05.00)


3 Night shifts, 3 Rest days, 4 Day Shifts, 7 Rest Days , 3 Night Shifts , 4 Rest days, 3 Days shifts , 1 Rest day 

Role Responsibility


About the role

In your role as Machine Operative ,  you will be responsible for managing the day to day operation of machinery within your area ensuring the machines are set up to the safety and control standards. You will be the key contact to ensuring the machines are kept clean and tidy at all times and conduct checks along with completing documentation. You will also be required to assist with the production.

About you

The food manufacturing industry is fast paced, so we require pace and agility along with resilience to ensure we continue to exceed our customers expectations. As our company is customer focused so it is key that we understand the ever increasing quality standards and partner with the business to plan ahead in anticipation, therefore you will need to be self-motivated, detail focused, a great communicator and a good team player.

Knowledge of the food industry is an advantage but transferable skills are appreciated so if you have a can do attitude, attention to detail and a desire to ensure high quality your very welcome to apply as training will be provided to help you develop yourself and your career.

The Ideal Candidate

Knowledge / Skills / Qualifications:


  • You must be able to work without direct supervision, be self-motivated, and have a real desire to get the right result.
  • Ability to complete paperwork when required
  • Good communicator and have the ability to influence.
  • Experience of working in a team
  • Have a good understanding of production
  • Flexibility
  • Clean as you go mentality
  • Adhere to quality standards


  • Kitchen Experience 
  • Food safety knowledge 

If this job sounds like you, come join us and be a part of driving the success of 2 Sisters.

What you'll get in return?

  • Holidays
  • On site parking
  • Exclusive 2 Sisters employee discount platform
  • On site canteen serving hot meals including night shift
  • Be a part of the Pride and Passion Awards
  • Cycle to Work Scheme

Throughout your time at RF Brookes, you will be supported with on the job training and development opportunities to further your career.

2 Sisters Food Group

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