Production Operative (Jelly)

4 On 4 Off

6pm to finish (Nights)


At Samworth Brothers our business is food with our quality chilled and ambient products enjoyed by millions of people every day. We are a fourth generation family business employing over 9,000 people, operating from well-invested and modern food manufacturing and retail sites across the UK.

Walker and Son is part of the Samworth Brothers group, a long established and successful chilled food manufacturer and market leader, supplying cold pies to a majority of the major retailers. The business has experienced outstanding growth over the last few years whilst continuing to focus on delivering quality products and a first class service to our customers.

Walker and Son are currently looking to recruit a Production Operative. This role will be based in the Jelly Department and reporting to the Jelly Team Leader.

Job Role

  • Inspecting pies and inserting into wire baskets
  • Removing trays of products from racks
  • Pushing racks of product
  • Inserting trays of product onto conveyer


Key Skills

  • Communication
  • Willing and enthusiastic
  • Physical ability
  • Able to work with raw and cooked meat including pork
  • Willing to work in cold/hot environment
  • Exceptional timekeeping and attendance


The Rewards

It is the quality of our people that’s made us successful. We encourage a culture of opportunity and learning where our people can gain skills and qualifications to achieve their full potential. We reward hard work and dedication with a competitive hourly pay, retirement saving plan, profit share, private health care, occupational health, subsidised employee restaurant, long service rewards, on site fitness suite and free car parking.

We welcome enquiries from everyone and value diversity in our workforce.