Factory Worker

Location St Austell
Discipline: Industrial & Manufacturing
Job type: Temporary - Part Time
Salary: £11.13
Contact name: Aston Kent

Contact email: aston@smithandreed.co.uk
Start date: ASAP

Unlock Extra Earnings for the Holidays!


Are you ready to make this holiday season even more magical? Our client is offering exciting weekend work opportunities leading up to Christmas, giving you the chance to earn some extra jingle for your pockets!


Our client, a food production facility located in St Austell, is actively seeking to hire Production, Packing, and Hygiene Operatives to commence work now. This is a part-time position (Weekends) lasting until Christmas, providing an excellent opportunity for individuals eager to join a growing business in a collaborative team environment, with promising career advancement prospects for those who demonstrate excellence.


As an Operative, you will assume a pivotal role within the factory, ensuring that production operations adhere to rigorous quality standards and consistently meet deadlines. Given the rural setting of the site, reliable transportation is essential.


Working Hours:


Early Shift: 06:30AM-14:30PM

Late Shift: 14:30PM-22:30PM


Shift Patterns:

  • Weekend Work (Can just work a Saturday or Sunday)

  • Full-time work available

  • Option to work during the week.


We understand the holiday season can be a costly time of year. That's why our client is offering competitive weekend rates, allowing you to earn extra cash while spreading the holiday cheer.


Starting at an hourly rate of £11.13, this role also offers the potential for overtime during the busy season.


Why Consider This Role?


  • Join a dynamic team with on-the-job training opportunities.

  • Full-time position, with the possibility of a permanent role after a successful 12-week period.

  • Competitive rates across shifts, including unsociable hours allowance.

  • Access to the on-site canteen, along with complimentary teas and coffees.

  • Guaranteed full-time employment until Christmas.


Key Responsibilities:


  • Contribute to the production and labelling of various products.

  • Weigh, pack, and prepare raw materials.

  • Conduct inspection tests to ensure products meet quality standards.

  • Maintain cleanliness and orderliness within the unit.


Applicants must be comfortable working with raw food, including meat and fish. The key to success in this role lies in reliability and strong teamwork. While candidates from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply, prior experience in a factory or production setting would be advantageous.


If this sounds like the right fit for you, don't hesitate to reach out today!




Smith and Reed Recruitment is committed to diversity, equality, and inclusion, promoting the advantages of diversity in all business activities. Our hiring practices strictly adhere to the Equality Act 2010, ensuring fair treatment for all candidates regardless of age, disability, gender re-assignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex, and sexual orientation. We evaluate candidates solely based on their ability to perform the job, considering skills, experience, and qualifications.


Job Types: Full-time, Temp to perm, Part time


Contract length: Until Christmas


Salary: From £11.13 per hour




  • Company pension

  • Free parking

  • On-site parking




  • 10-hour shift

  • 12-hour shift

  • 8-hour shift


Ability to commute/relocate:


St. Austell: Must reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)