Gift Packing Operative Line Leader

Permanent, 37.5 Hours, Melmerby, North Yorkshire, Competitive Salary

As a Gift Packing Operative Line Leader, you will be assembling gift packages, ensuring a high standard of quality presentation and attention to detail at all times. You will also be tasked with ensuring that your line is productive at all times, and that the goods are delivered to an excellent standard.


Responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • Assembling gift packages, applying high standards of quality, presentation and attention to detail.
  • Keeping the line productive and clean.
  • Ability to work to a fast pace without sacrificing quality and presentation standards.
  • Pro-actively communicate with colleagues and line leaders about issues e.g. stock items running low.
  • Ensuring hygiene and housekeeping standard are met and exceeded.
  • Responsible for your own health and safety and watching out for the health & safety of others.
  • Completing any paperwork for your line.
  • Keeping traceability sheets and QC samples.
  • Use of scanning system and scanning labels.
  • Assist in the training of new and temporary employees.
  • Ensure product safety, legality and quality systems are adhered to and implemented as per relevant industry standards including BRC.

What competencies and skills are required?

The ideal candidate would have:

  • GCSEs to include Math & English at or above grade C/4 or equivalent.
  • Ability to work to strict deadlines.
  • Ability to keep calm in stressful situations.
  • Meticulous attention to detail.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills with the ability to communicate effectively at all levels within the organisation.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a larger team.
  • Flexibility around working hours in the weeks leading to Christmas and Easter.
  • Positive attitude.
  • Keen and willing to learn while developing new and existing skills.