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Job Introduction

Reporting to: Factory Shift Manager

Department: High Care Red

Shift Pattern: Monday to Thursday 8am-6pm 

Grade: 2

At RF Brookes we advertise an equivalent pay rate as we want to be transparent– we have adjusted our pay rate of £9.33 to reflect the fact that we pay breaks so that you can compare us like for like with companies that do not pay breaks. So to clarify when you work for us your pay rate looks lower at £8.91 as we pay you for breaks


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 Factory Shift Manager and the shift pattern will be Monday to Thursday 08:00-18:00.


Role Responsibility

About the Role

In your role as Operative, you will be responsible for general assembly line work such as weighing, depositing by hand and inspecting ensuring our products matches the visual standards to the correct specification. You will also be required to undertake tasks to achieve the daily plan requested by the Factory Shift Manager. You will be working as part of a team of people manufacturing products on a line and ensuring customer satisfaction raising any issues to the Senior Operative / Factory Shift Manager where necessary.

The Ideal Candidate

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, therefore you will need to be self-motivated, flexible 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.

What can we offer?


·        Holidays – dependent on shift pattern 33 days per annum (pro-rata for different shifts)

·        On-site parking

·        Subsidised Canteen – operating day and night

·        Staff Shop facility

·        Cycle to work scheme

·        Hapi Benefits – Discount at many retailers

·        Wellbeing support


·        Pension

·        Pay Rate includes paid breaks

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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