Food Production Operators

Location:  Coupar Angus, Scotland
Salary:  GBP8.72 - GBP10.31 per hour + Weekly Pay - OT available

Escape Recruitment Services are an award-winning recruitment agency based in Scotland, delivering a true consultancy service to our clients and candidates.

We are looking for Production Operatives to join us at our client's busy food production site in Coupar Angus, near Dundee, Perth, and Forfar.

This is guaranteed ongoing work. Immediate induction, training and start available.

Experience is not essential, as full training will be given, including Basic Food Hygiene. Additional training courses are also organised to enable your personal development along with promotion in the company.

Having access to transport will be a big plus, as there is no public transport available to get to and from the site for the given shift times. A car park is available on site.

We also have an on-site is a canteen with hot meals and drinks.


Reporting to the Line Leader, the main tasks of the role include;

  • Preparation of chicken,
  • Packing chicken into containers,
  • Loading and unloading pallets.

Other responsibilities will include housekeeping and cleaning as and when required. Due to this being a fresh food production site you will be working within a chilled environment. Full PPE will be provided as well as Covid health checks every day.

Shifts available:

  • Day shift: 5.30am-2:30pm 6:00am-3:00pm
  • Back shift: 3:30pm-00:30am 4:00pm -01:00am

Rates of pay;

  • Dayshift - £8.72 for first 12 weeks then increased to £9.48 after 12 weeks. Filetter paid £9.98. OT paid at £12.48 per hour.
  • Backshift - £8.72 for first 12 weeks then increased to £10.31 after 12 weeks. Filetter paid at £10.81 per hour. OT paid at £13.51 per hour.


Please apply for this role by sending your CV or contacting Michalina Ostrowska at Escape Recruitment Services.

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