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Bottling Operator (Weekend Shift)

Job Name

Bottling Operator (Weekend Shift)


United Kingdom





Reporting Line:

Bottling Production Manager

Job type:

Full time

Lead recruiter:

Evelyn Elliott

About the role

What does a Bottling Operator do?

As a Bottling Operator you will be responsible for operating designated bottling machinery, working together within a team environment to ensure that production targets are met.


With our Consumer at the heart, your key focus will be to:
  • To effectively operate workstations / machinery within the Production Line including H&S Guard checks, Hygiene & Maintenance, in compliance with Company Health & Safety Policy across any production line on site.
  • To actively pursue the maximization of production output in accordance with agreed Quality standards, Key responsibilities include driving & leading fellow colleagues to achieve team goals and using Continuous Improvement tools to improve line performance
  • To undertake Line changeovers, minimizing changeover time using SMED techniques, record changeover times & endeavor to improve through SMART thinking & operating
  • To effectively train designated personnel as required utilizing SOP’s to ensure best practice is adopted and take ownership of the procedures ensuring regular review to ensure accuracy.
  • To ensure the maintenance of excellent housekeeping standards using 5s principles. Conduct 5s audits, populate scoring mechanism to create spider graph.
  • Take ownership of the Planned Stop tasks ensuring that they are carried out to the required standards with timings and defects are logged
  • Take ownership of Centrelines on machines and to ensure the development and maintenance of a safety conscious environment, identify hazards & risks using Nemo system
  • To actively participate in all continuous improvement processes and procedures, demonstrating a visible commitment to Total Quality
  • Continually review and recommend improvements to manufacturing processes ask what if?
  • Promote and cascade the philosophy of Working Together, ensuring conformance to Company Vision and Values illustrated in BOS
  • Orchestrate materials collection and removal, ensuring we are compliant with return procedures
  • Carry out related tasks that may be required from time to time

Skills and Experience

The Skills & Experience needed to create your legacy
  • You should have experience of working within a FMCG environment, preferably manufacturing
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office, Excel, Word, PowerPoint and of SAP transactions required to support daily operations

Our culture

We share the passion and entrepreneurial flair of our founder and are guided by our three culture pillars - Fearless, Family and Founders, they inspire our Primos to be the best they can be and drive us forward in all we do. But what does this mean?

·       Being Fearless; means adopting an agile mindset, being comfortable trying new things and taking risks. We are empowered to question, challenge and innovate.

·       Family; We treat each other, and our communities, like Family. Always.

·       Founders; The spirit of entrepreneurship is at the heart of everything we do. We see the business as if it’s our own. We do the right thing for the business and we all take accountability for our work.

When you join Bacardi, you become part of our family and gain more than just a job.

Disclaimer: Bacardi is an equal opportunity employer that values workforce diversity. Diversity is core to our business: by embedding diversity into all aspects of our culture, we maximize the opportunity to achieve sustainable business success and growth. The duties and responsibilities described in the role profile might not be a comprehensive list.