Location: Doncaster

Business: SPF (UK) Ltd

Salary: Competitive Pay and Company Benefits

Business:         Originally founded as Prosper De Mulder Limited in 1926; SARIA’s UK operations have a market-leading presence in a wide range of sectors associated with the food chain.  The Group’s companies manufacture quality products for use in human and animal foodstuffs, agriculture, aquaculture, and industrial applications. The Company has a UK annual turnover approaching £280 million and employs around 1,000 people at 23 sites across the country. 

The Position    

Applications are invited for two Operatives to work at our SPF (UK) Ltd, Doncaster site. The positions available are full time, permanent, working 12 hour shifts (days and nights). 

As an Operative, your duties and responsibilities will vary based on factory requirements but will include: 

The Person 

  • Operating the Digest cooker, working to a production schedule and standard operating procedures.
  • Unloading and loading of tankers and trailers.
  • Checking the quality of incoming raw material/ingredients/packaging.
  • Checking the quality of outgoing material and finished products and reporting any discrepancies to the SPF UK Ltd Operations Manager/Team Leader.
  • Supervising all steps of the process including quality checks.
  • Completing HACCP paper work/documentation.
  • Undertaking basic computer tasks.
  • Adhering to and maintaining the Hygiene standard set by SPF.
  • Adhering to all Health and Safety regulations and SARIA Site Policy.
  • Undertaking general housekeeping duties and any other ad hoc duties as required by Management. 


  • Previous experience of working within a manufacturing industry/position.
  • You must be a motivated individual.
  • Be able to work on your own or as part of a team.
  • Good knowledge of H&S within the workplace.
  • Holding a fork lift truck license would be desirable.
  • Be an effective communicator both written and verbally. 
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Please apply in writing with your CV and covering letter to HR Department, Ings Road, Doncaster, DN5 9TL or email recruitment@saria.co.uk.

* Please note that only shortlisted applicants will be contacted due to the high volume of CV’s expected.

Closing Date  -  31st March 2019

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