VACANCY: general operative

Meade Potato Company is currently seeking General Operatives to start with immediate effect. Reporting to the Team Leader and / or Warehouse Manager, this role requires the Warehouse Operative to effectively and efficiently perform their daily work tasks to the highest level of hygiene, food safety and health and safety standards, meeting all targets and reporting all issues.

Key Duties & Responsibilities

  • Duties will include some or all of the following duties-grading produce, box building, hand packing, order picking, labelling and assembly- high attention to detail is required at all levels of this production process.

  • Quality inspection of fresh produce is required- picking bruised foods, mixing batches, weighing ingredients, the running and monitoring of machines and the general housekeeping of the production line.

  • Loading/unloading of produce, picking orders, wrapping pallets and checking paperwork can also be required.

  • Take instruction on work to be completed from your respective line leader / warehouse manager accordingly

  • Be flexible and willing to join different production lines – as requested

  • Fulfilling customer orders to the highest standards.

  • Ensuring an excellent level of accuracy and attention to detail is provided when picking customer orders

Key Behaviours/ Competencies

  • Ability to work overtime/ weekends and at short notice

  • Hard working, motivated, flexible & ability to work well under pressure

  • Experience preferable in food industry *Due to our rural location, there is no public transport network serving the area*

If you wish to apply please email your C.V. to

We thank all applicants, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer.