Trainee Ripener

Recruiter
Henderson Brown Recruitment Limited
Location
Reading
Salary
£18k - £21k pa
Posted
08 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Role: Trainee Ripener
Location: Berkshire
Salary: £18,000-£21,000 per annum
Job Reference: HB3001

Our client is one of the market leaders in the fresh produce industry, and due to continued expansion within the business, they are looking to strengthen their Ripening Department with the addition of a Trainee/Junior Ripener.

Reporting in to the Ripening Manager, this role is the "first steps into ripening", and so you will be taught the methods as well as the day-to-day routines of a Fresh Produce Ripener.

Experience working in a fresh produce/food background would be advantageous.

KEY SKILLS:
- Computer literate.
- Strong and clear in all methods of communication in English.
- Good numerical skills.
- Very strong organisational abilities.
- Hands on approach.
- Conscientious and committed with an eye for detail.

OTHER INFORMATION:
- Full training will be given although experience within ripening within the fresh produce industry is an advantage.
- The ideal candidate must be self-motivated, very flexible and a good team player.
- The role involves lifting heavy boxes (21kg) repetitively in confined spaces in order to inspect fruit.
-Flexibility will be required in terms of shift pattern and hours worked, in order to meet the daily demands of the business.
-The role will involve working Bank Holidays and weekends as per shift pattern.
- Must be able to transport themselves to and from work easily at various times of the day.

If you believe you have the skills and personality to fit these requirements, please get in touch with Will Malcolm at ******************/************

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