Food Production Team Leader

Taunton, Somerset, England
£11 to £11/Hour
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July 7, 2022

Food Production Team Leader

Outskirts of Taunton

Outskirts of Langport

£11.00 per hour

We are recruiting food production team leaders to join a well respected family business, based on the outskirts of Taunton.

The role consists of producing cooked chicken products for large retailers.

As a production team leader, you’d be playing a key role within the business;

– Managing a team of production operatives to ensure the shift runs smoothly

– Following the production plan and reporting set backs to the production manager

– Responsible for staff and their personal hygeine, as well as health and safety

– Ensuring paperwork is completely honestly, and on time

– Working with raw and cooked chicken

– Working in and around cold environments / fridges

– Ensuring high food safety and quality standards

– Adhering to company standards and procedures

– Reporting any machinery issues and breakages, including start up checks

– Wearing food industry required PPE

Duties will include: following personal hygiene and food safety procedures; ensuring high standards of food quality by measuring and weighing ingredients as per recipes; packing, slicing and dicing high-volume product to customer specification; keeping the production running at optimum speed within a team; completing paperwork correctly; assembling ingredients into finished products, and maintaining clean and tidy working areas.

Previous food safety experience desirable, however not essential as full training will be given. Opportunities for gaining food industry certification and promotion within the company.

You get free on site parking, accrue holiday pay as you work, £11.00 per hour, weekly pay, weekly payslips, extra hours (if you want them), temporary positions, long term positions and permanent contracts all available!

This position is commutable from; Highbridge, Weston Super Mare, Burnham, Taunton, Wellington, Street, Cheddar, Bristol, Yeovil, Somerton, Williton, Honiton, Chard, Ilminster, Langport. 

Own transport or reliable shared transport required due to rural location.

If you are interested in this or another role, please apply via this advert or send your CV directly to us – Email:

City Centre recruitment gets to know candidates – It’s all about having the right people! Our consultants are available to advise, guide and support you throughout the entire recruitment process.

We are also recruiting for the following roles in this area;

Food Production Operatives, Picking Operatives, Warehouse Operatives, Goods in Operatives, Inbound Operatives, Parcel Sorters, Loaders, Pickers, Stock Replenishment Operatives, Night Operatives, Night Loaders

In line with the requirements of the Asylum and Immigration Act 1996, all applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK. As part of the recruitment process, you will be asked to provide documented evidence of eligibility. City Centre Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer. City Centre Recruitment are acting as an employment business in relation to these Food Production Team Leader jobs near Taunton / Langport, Somerset.


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