Night Shift Hygiene Operative

Posted By: Phil Bennett
Salary: £8.91 - £11.49/hour
Location: Team Valley, Gateshead
Job Type: Temporary
Category: Manufacturing

Central employment are currently seeking a Hygiene Operative for a busy food production factory in Team valley, Gateshead. As a Hygiene Operative you will be responsible for cleaning a factory production areas including floors and machines.


  • Cleaning to a very high standard ensuring all machinery are free of any contamination,
  • Food Hygiene standards to be maintained to a high standard.
  • To report any damage discovered whilst cleaning, including any damage to the belts, machinery or equipment.
  • Ensure that all production waste is removed and disposed of appropriately.
  • Make sure all appropriate sign off documentation is signed when all cleaning task have been completed.

Candidate Requirements

  • Able to understand  and implement Good manufacturing practices.
  • Capable of working independently or as part of a team.
  • Understanding of site hygiene and health and safety.
  • Clear communications skills.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Someone who has experience and willingness to do permanent night shifts.
  • Who is flexible and willing to work some additional shifts over the weekend when required.
  • Being able to work independently and to a high standard.
  • Someone who has a little bit of technical knowledge and is able to strip and rebuild equipment.
  • Someone who is ambitious and eager to learn rather than just going through the motions.
  • Prior hygiene & food industry experience would be a bonus, full training will be given..


The rate of pay will start at £8.91 per hour rising to £11.49 after 12 weeks. Working 22:00 pm to 6:00 am Sunday to Thursday & 15.00 till 21.00 Friday (or 16.00 till 22.00 depending on production plan).

This role is an immediate start so please apply on-line (attaching your CV) as soon as possible. Please be advised that due to the high volume of applications we receive, we are unable to respond to each application individually, please be assured that we will contact all applicants selected for interview in due course. Central Employment are an equal opportunities Employer.

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