Careers

The individuals who make up a business, are the business, nothing functions without them.

We strongly believe every member of our team is a fundamental part of the Company and everyone contributes to the success of the business.

As a contract manufacturer, no two days are the same. Working at Safapac is not like working at any other place. If you are looking for an interesting, engaging workplace where working hard is recognised and rewarded, where staff are individuals and not numbers and where, no matter your role, you are invited to share your ideas and views, then you may like working with us.

We work hard, but we still make sure to have some fun. As well as the usual package new staff are offered, we reward staff with ad-hoc events and have been known to give extra paid days off to everybody after a busy season. We endeavour to ensure our staff know they are appreciated.

Those who join us benefit from:

Additional holiday after only two years of service
Overtime available
Clear role development and opportunities to develop in other departments if desired.
Ad-hoc bonuses
Christmas shutdown (closed 25th December – 2nd January)
Annual Christmas gift
Annual paid company events
Mid-month pay day (15th of each month or Friday before if 15th falls on a weekend)
Health & safety focused work environment
Regular updates and encouragement to participate in projects and improvements
Company Pension scheme
Free 3x basic salary life insurance
Free parking at site

You can apply for a role with us through Indeed.com or by emailing your CV with a cover letter to caroline.rees@safapac.co.uk


Current Vacancies

Production Equipment & Vessel Cleaner

The Role:
Working as a team, with colleagues, or alone ensuring equipment is maintained and cleaned to the required specification to avoid cross contamination.

Main duties:
To clean vessels, pumps and equipment between campaigns ensuring the level of clean-down is at least 10 parts per million (PPM) or within the acceptable concentration limit (ACL) whichever is lower.
Ensure interchangeable parts, vessel and equipment records are maintained with the information about clean-down level and the part’s recent use.
Ensure all effluent IBCs are pumped to effluent bulk tanks
Dispose of unwanted products
Ensure the safety information for the product is understood before starting any job. Ensuring company policies on H&S and procedures are complied with.
Ensure that at all times general housekeeping is kept to a high standard

Candidate Requirements:
Candidates would benefit from experience of a production environment
Candidates would benefit from experience of equipment (not office or domestic) cleaning
Candidates should be comfortable with the use of computers and speak English to a high standard.
Confined space experience is preferable but not essential as training will be provided.

Rotating Shifts 6am-2pm/2pm-10pm Mon-Fri

Salary: £24,000 per annum (£11.54 per hour)

Entitlement to work in the UK is essential.

Job Types: Permanent, Full-time

Packing Operative

The Role:
Working as a team, with colleagues, to complete packing tasks in a timely manner whilst ensuring the quality of the product and the safety of yourself and co-workers is not compromised.

Main duties:
Complete tasks on the production line including making boxes, putting bottles onto the production line, labelling, capping or stacking pallets
Ensure the quality standards for the product are maintained
Ensure the safety information for the product is understood before by all staff on the task before starting.
Undertake shift and weekend work where required
Ensure that at all times general housekeeping is kept to a high standard

Rotating Shifts 6am-2pm/2pm-10pm Mon-Fri

Candidate Requirements:

Own transport
Computer literate
Good communication skills with excellent English

Entitlement to work in the UK is essential.

Salary: From From £10.82 per hour

Manufacturing Operator

The Role:
Working as a team, with colleagues, to complete manufacturing tasks in a timely manner whilst ensuring the quality of the product and the safety of yourself and co-workers is not compromised.

This role can be physically intensive and therefore a good level of health and fitness is required.

Main duties:
To complete tasks on the manufacturing plant including adding materials to vessels, monitoring plant activities (e.g. the mills), disposing of material packaging correctly and cleaning plant equipment under supervision.
Complete required quality checks and record information on the software system through the use of bar code scanners and PLC tablets.
Complete effective shift handovers by informing colleagues of progress of tasks and activities at the end of each shift. Ensure the safety information for the product is understood by all workers on the plant before starting any job. Enter confined spaces where required (following training and medical)

Candidate Requirements:
Candidates would benefit from experience of a production environment
Confined space experience is preferable but not essential as training will be provided.

Rotating Shifts 6am-2pm/2pm-10pm Mon-Fri

Salary starting: From £22,500-£26,100 (£10.82-£12.55 per hour) depending on experience

Entitlement to work in the UK is essential.

Job Type: Full-time

 

Warehouse Operative / FLT Driver

To work within the warehouse department as part of a team or alone, assisting with loading and unloading deliveries, replenishing production with materials and maintaining the cleanliness of the warehouse.

Main Duties:

To complete tasks in the warehouse, including loading and unload deliveries from vehicles, checking off items against delivery/despatch notes, booking stock into the warehouse using the scanner equipment and locating stock into correct storage area in accordance with segregation rules in a timely manner.

Shifts:

Normal Shifts Mon-Fri 6am-2pm/2pm-10pm weekly rotating shifts. Shifts may vary depending on workload. Overtime may also be required.

Experience Required:

Precise and safe FLT driving is a requirement for this role. Experience of delivering in a production facility is preferred over distribution.

The role requires driving a FLT outside along roads and therefore a full driving licence is required.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: From £10.82 per hour


Agencies:

We currently have good working relationships with a couple of agencies and are not looking to make changes. Additionally, we do not open speculative emails with CVs from agencies and continuous cold calling or rudeness to our receptionist will not result in a working relationship.