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Full Time, Permanent
Poole
Posted 1 week ago
County Foods an established catering butchers based in Poole, Dorset are currently seeking an additional, experienced, Delivery Driver to join our busy team. You will be required to deliver a range of fresh and frozen produce to various catering establishments. (Approx. 20-30 drops per day). Working Hours (6:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.): 45 hours per week, worked Monday to Saturday. As a representative of the Company who visits our customers, we require drivers who understand the importance of customer service. Essential is good local knowledge of roads within a 50 mile radius of Poole plus previous experience of providing exceptional service. Additionally the role involves: - Accurately checking delivery/advice notes, reporting any anomalies - Accurately completing paperwork - Loading & unloading vehicles as required, lifting and carrying heavy weights (max. 20kg) - Maintaining the cleanliness of vehicles both inside and out The ideal candidate will have: - Experience of multi-drop delivering, ideally in the food industry - A good local knowledge of roads within a 50 mile radius of Poole - Good customer service skills - A clean driving licence - A good level of both written and spoken English - The ability to build professional relationships with customers - Be well presented If you feel you have the skills and experience required for this role, please apply attaching your CV and a covering email or letter explaining why you feel you would be our ideal candidate.  

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Job CategoryTransport / Logistics

County Foods an established catering butchers based in Poole, Dorset are currently seeking an additional, experienced, Delivery Driver to join our busy team. You will be required to deliver a range of...

Full Time, Permanent
Poole
Posted 1 week ago

County Foods, an established Catering Butchers based in Poole, are currently seeking a Trainee Sausage / Burger Production Operative to join our Day Shift.

Reporting to either the Shift Supervisor or Manager you will be fully trained to make sausages and burgers within a shift of 12-14 Production Operatives who work in a challenging, traditional butchery-based factory environment without line production.

WORKING HOURS:

Day Shift:  47 hours per week, worked Monday to Saturday, 4 a.m. start with a finish time of 11:30 a.m. on Saturdays.

NOTE: It is essential that candidates have a good level of both written and spoken English as all employees are required to accurately complete paperwork associated with their duties.

THE ROLE - Once trained, you will follow accurately, specific instruction and recipes for production of sausages and burgers for supply to both retail and the catering trade. You will produce finished product to our Award Winning standard, ensuring that food handling, manufacturing, traceability and batch code recording procedures, are followed in line with regulations set by the Food Standards, Hygiene and Health & Safety regulators.

You will also be required to perform various Production Operative tasks which may include; cleaning of machinery and work areas plus packing, weighing and labelling of products to standards assigned to you by your Manager / Supervisor.

THE IDEAL CANDIDATE will have an interest and passion for working with food in a busy environment manufacturing products to a very high standard, striving to succeed and taking pride in their achievements. Experience of working in a food environment would be beneficial. We are looking for a person who is both; hardworking and prepared to go the extra mile in order to deliver exceptional service to our customers.

SALARY:

Competitive rates of pay (above minimum wage), negotiable depending on previous experience.

TO APPLY:

If you feel you have the skills and experience required for this Production role, please click ‘Apply’ now to submit your CV and a covering note explaining why you feel you would be our ideal candidate.

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Job CategoryProduction

County Foods, an established Catering Butchers based in Poole, are currently seeking a Trainee Sausage / Burger Production Operative to join our Day Shift. Reporting to either the Shift Supervisor or ...

Full Time, Permanent
Poole
Posted 1 month ago
County Foods, a successful catering butchers based in Poole, are currently recruiting an experienced Office Manager to manage our friendly office team. Ensuring that the office is running smoothly, you will be required to organise, support & review your team. The team are required build professional relationships with customers, ensuring products are promoted whilst delivering excellent customer service to both external and internal customers at every opportunity. Timely reporting of sales statistics including customer satisfaction and reviewing processes is also required. As a manager you will encourage and support personnel development for your team, providing efficient training. Key tasks and responsibilities:
  • Management of an office team, both day and night shift.
  • Promote professional relationships with customers.
  • Monitoring and resolving customer complaints.
  • Oversee and mange accurate processing of customer orders.
  • Liaise with other departments within the business.
  • Facilitate and plan regular Team meetings.
  • Work with marketing on promotions.
We are looking for someone who is:
  • Commercially minded, highly organised, has excellent attention to detail and is passionate about delivering excellent customer service.
  • Able to remain calm under pressure.
  • Self-motivated and flexible.
  • Have excellent communication skills.
  • Have the ability to work with colleagues of all levels and build effective relationships with colleagues and customers.
Hours of work: Monday to Friday 7:00am – 15:30pm (30 mins unpaid break) 1 Saturday every 4 weeks 6:00am – 11:00am As this role is managing a team working Monday – Saturday and night shifts, you may be required to work the occasional Saturday or night shift if required to support holidays/absence. Any additional time can be paid or taken as time in lieu. Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per annum (dependant on experience) 40 hours per week Benefits Include:
  • 28 days holiday including Bank Holidays, plus long service days.
  • Generous staff discount.
  • Free off-street parking.
  • Social Events
  • Annual performance-based salary reviews
Should you feel you have the skills required to fill this role, then we would love to hear from you!  To apply, simply attach your CV and a covering email or letter which demonstrates your suitability and interest in joining our team.

County Foods, a successful catering butchers based in Poole, are currently recruiting an experienced Office Manager to manage our friendly office team. Ensuring that the office is running smoothly, yo...

Full Time, Permanent
Posted 2 months ago
  County Foods, an established Catering Butchers based in Poole, are currently seeking 2 Cleaner / Packers for our well-established day shift department. Working in a team of approximately 15 you will be required to keep clean designated production areas by keeping them clear and sanitised. Heavy duty cleaning of production equipment is also required as well as packing, weighing and labelling products as instructed by your Manager / Supervisor. Always adhering to Health and Safety regulations and filling in paperwork associated with your duties.   Working hours: 5 or 6 shifts per week. Monday 5:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Tuesday to Friday 5:30 a.m. to 3:00pm and Saturdays 5:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. With a specified day off midweek for a 5-day working week.   Successful Cleaner / Packers are required to:
  • Have clear communication skills
  • Be organised
  • Work to a high standard, paying attention to detail
  • Be able to work on their own as well as part of a team
    Benefits:
  • 4 weeks holiday plus Bank Holidays and long service entitlement
  • Significant staff discount on products
  • Stakeholder pension
  • Free off-street parking
  • Social events
  • Annual performance-based salary reviews.
  Salary:  Competitive rates of pay.   Previous experience of working within a food production environment would be an advantage.   To apply:  If you feel you have the skills required, please apply, attaching your CV and a short covering letter.  

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Job CategoryProduction

  County Foods, an established Catering Butchers based in Poole, are currently seeking 2 Cleaner / Packers for our well-established day shift department. Working in a team of approximately 15 you...

Full Time, Permanent
Poole
Posted 7 months ago

We are currently seeking experienced butchers to work on our Night Shift.

As a Butcher with experience working with all species, you will prepare fresh meats to a high standard to individual customer specification for supply to both retail and the catering trade. Reporting to either a Shift Supervisor or Manager, you will work on a traditional butcher’s block, i.e. this is not a role on a processing line.  You will work within a team of 8 to 11 production personnel in a shift based factory environment.

It is essential that candidates have a good level of both written and spoken English as all employees are required to accurately follow instruction and complete paperwork associated with their duties.

WORKING HOURS:

Night Shift - 40 or 48 hours per week, worked over 5 or 6 shifts from 10:00 p.m. to 7:00 a.m., Sunday to Friday with a specified day off midweek for the 5 night role.

SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATES WILL:

  • Have clear communication skills
  • Be organised
  • Work to a high standard, paying attention to detail and customer specification
  • Be able to work on their own as well as part of a team
  • Be physically fit as the work is demanding
  • Ensure stock is rotated in line with Company procedures

BENEFITS:

  • 28 days holiday plus long service days
  • Significant staff discount on products
  • Stakeholder pension
  • Free off street parking

SALARY:  Competitive, dependent on experience.  Night Shift Allowance payable on qualifying shifts of 6 hours or more, worked between the hours of 8 pm and 6 am.

Previous experience of working night shifts would be an advantage.

Should you feel you have the skills required to fill this role, please apply by emailing hr@countyfoods.co.uk, attaching your CV and a covering letter.

 

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Job CategoryProduction

We are currently seeking experienced butchers to work on our Night Shift. As a Butcher with experience working with all species, you will prepare fresh meats to a high standard to individual customer ...