Assembly Production Operative (2 shifts)

Job Type
Full time, Permanent


We are looking for people to join our growing team in Kirkham which is home to one of the UK’s top 100 brands, Rustlers!

Are you oozing with dedication and personality, are you BETTER THAN YOU THINK!

Here at Kepak, it’s not about the pace, it’s about the direction we’ve set.

We are more than just a burger, more than just a job, we are KEPAK!

What can we offer you?

  • Kirkham PR4, UK
  • £10.60 per hour (Up to £13.04 per hour after successful completion of relevant training)
  • Operative during and post probationary – £10.60, Label Operative – £11.24, Multiskilled Operator including Auto coding – £11.87, Line Leader/Production Support Officer – £13.04
  • 2 shift rotations – 06:00-14:00 & 14:00-22:00.
  • Opportunities for overtime (36.25 hours per week plus overtime is paid between £15.90£19.56. Sunday is paid between £21.20£26.08, bank holidays are double time plus a day in lieu)
  • Internal promotion and development opportunities are available
  • All training and PPE are provided
  • Excellent benefits
  • Pension Scheme 
  • Cycle to work scheme 
  • Free onsite parking 
  • Free hot drinks
  • On site discounted canteen with vending machines and free WIFI 
  • Refer a friend Scheme which pays up £250
  • Full training is provided, including Level 2 Food Safety & Hygiene 

 What to expect in the job?

  • Main duties include assembling, packing and dispatching our Rustlers product range.
  • Our burgers undergo at least 72 qualities checks! So, we are looking for someone who will maintain our high Food Safety standards.
  • Act in a responsible manner to follow Health and Safety and Technical regulations
  • Report any quality, hygiene, or other issues to the Area Leader/Supervisor promptly to minimise downtime
  • Comply with all policies and procedures
  • Employees must co-operate with their training, asking questions and ensuring they feel satisfied in relation to all aspects of the area and line.
  • We are passionate about internal progression so there are many opportunities to upskill, train and develop at Kepak!
  • There is a rotation of jobs on the production line, but it does include standing for long periods and lifting up to 10kg.

We are looking for people that share our family values of Passion for Food, Ambition, Responsibility and Teamwork. Therefore, we are looking for someone who is…

What we need from you?

Personal Attributes:

  • A team player that works well with others, and has the ability to work alone
  • Has good work ethic and willingness to learn new skills
  • Flexible to adapt to the business needs
  • Highly motivated and enthusiastic 
  • Good communication skills
  • Is reliable and committed to their role
  • Strives to deliver high quality products


  • Successful Candidates must be flexible to the needs of the business on a day-to-day basis
  • Must be available for overtime and be able to work weekends when needed


  • Some production experience is an advantage however we provide all training and PPE so if you are looking for a new career, we will equip you with the skills and knowledge you need to be successful at Kepak!

Full training is provided including Level 2 Food Safety & Hygiene.

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We offer a range of fantastic benefits to all our employees