Please only apply if you have the Right to work in the UK, we are currently not offering sponsorship for this role.

Advert closing date: 15th July 2024

Agency statement: We are currently resourcing this role through our internal Talent Acquisition Team so we do not require agency support at this time. We will utilise our supplier partners on our PSL only when we need to.

Working pattern: 24/7 shift pattern

The Recruitment process: We will be asking candidates to complete some skills testing to support the shortlisting and interviewing process. We will be inviting candidates on site for face to face interviews July/ Aug.

The recipe!

We’re looking for an experienced Production Operator to join our Manufacturing team here at Weetabix, working at our Burton Latimer site on a 24/5 shift pattern on a fixed term basis until the end of Jan 2025.

As a Production Operator you’ll be responsible for operating high speed production lines efficiently to maximise output and yields. Safety will always be front of mind, as will ensuring we meet our quality standards. We’re passionate about delivering great results every time, so you’ll be focused on making sure we hit our KPIs, and helping us to identify ways we can improve.


The Key ingredients for success!

Qualifications are not always the ‘be-all and end-all’ and we really value your wealth of experience, however for some roles that are governed by legislation we will ask for specific qualifications and achievements. We will ask for evidence of these during the process.

A background in food manufacturing would be advantageous and even better if you have experience in this role before, but it isn’t essential. Having a ‘can-do’ attitude, being a team player and a belief in continuous improvement absolutely is. We’re looking for someone who will get a real buzz from knowing they’ve played their part in creating a great tasting product, to the highest quality standards and a great work ethic.

We also ask that you have;

  • Alignment to Weetabix values
  • Always curious to finding new ways to do business!
  • Ability to demonstrate how you keep up to date in your field of expertise.


As well as family friendly policies such as Neo-natal and Paternity leave, we offer Core benefits including a competitive salary and a double matched pension, here are some more of what we offer;

Our flexible benefits – available during the annual window

Allow you to pick and choose what matters most to you, so you can tailor your benefits to your needs, including options such as buying /selling/ carry over holidays, Adventure passes, Dental insurance, Health assessments and Health Cash plan, Cycle to work scheme, Critical illness cover, Salary sacrifice car scheme (electric of course!, Gym discounts, and much more!

In addition to all the good stuff, you can also benefit from;

24/EAP and online GP appointments

Personal Development

The opportunities for personal development and progression are endless and only limited by what you want to achieve!

Phew and that’s not all! You’ll also be able to eat as much Weetabix options when in the office and enjoy discounted products, an onsite canteen and quiet rooms for some breathing space 🙂

For more of a flavour about what we do here at Weetabix, check out our website; https://weetabixfoodcompany.co.uk

If this fantastic opportunity ticks all the boxes, don’t hesitate to apply!

We are always looking to enhance our current teams with diverse skills, experience and backgrounds; so if your skills and experience look a little different and you believe you can add value to the role and/or Weetabix, then we would love you to drop us your CV or apply! No candidate will ever meet 100% of the desired qualifications, skills and/ or experience, but we are ambitious to attract the right talent for how we want our business to grow.

You might not be right for the role, yet but we are always looking for talented people!


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