Plant Operative

Job title : Plant Operative
Location : Carlisle
Job type : Temporary
Contact name : Sasha O'Neill
Contact email :

​Do you want to make loads of dough?

Why not be a baker?

Stop loafing around and come and join Englands finest purveyor of the greatest of all breakfast snacks; the crumpet.

You can be a part of the team that produces a range of baked goods, including (but not limited to);


Unicorn crumpets

Festive crumpets

Pikelets, which are thin crumpets

If you like crumpets, this is the job for you.

We are hiring for Plant Operatives, who are an integral part of the smooth running of the factory to ensure that all fans of this popular brand can be covering their hot crumpets in butter, every morning.

As a Plant Operative, your duties will include:

  • Overseeing the hot plate to ensure the crumpet mixture gets cooked to the required temperature

  • Responsible of the baking line and to ensure the crumpets go onto the coolers in the right way

  • Ensure the start to finish process is followed

  • Follow our protocols in between each run

  • Working to high food quality and hygiene standards

  • Operating a fully automated plant, making quality products

  • Checking the product quality by process control

  • Cleaning of equipment and production areas

  • Completing documentation for food safety and traceability

In your role as Plant Operative, you will have:

  • Attention to detail

  • Positive attitude

  • Process knowledge/experience

  • Problems solving skills

  • Ability to motivate self and others

  • Good organisational skills

  • Regulatory and legislative knowledge and experience ensuring compliance.

If you are a hard worker, come into work on time, have experience in a similar production environment (preferably food production) then apply to this today and have a chat with Sasha, who will give you all the info you knead.

But wait, you want to know how much they pay.

Pay ranges from £9.05/hr to £13.19/hr dependent on experience and what shifts you work.

Doughn’t wait and apply now.