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General Operative (Bleaching)

Ref No: DFP/GOB/11/21

Location: Duncrue Food Processing Plant
Closing Date: 19th November 2021

To ensure the secondary process of oil production is finished to a high-quality standard in line with health and safety regulations prior to packing.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • To produce a quality oil to customer specifications;
  • Remove all impurities and odour from the product via steam stripping under vacuum;
  • Monitor and maintain correct temperature of the oil at all stages;
  • Maintain a high standard of department cleanliness.

Essential Criteria:

  • Have at least 2 years work experience in a manufacturing environment;
  • Previous experience working with PLC control screens and SCADA systems;
  • Experience of record keeping with attention to detail.
  • An awareness of health and safety legislation;
  • Demonstrate excellent communication and problem-solving skills;
  • Good standard of written and spoken English;

Preference will be given to candidates who have:

  • Previous work experience in the food industry;
  • Counterbalance forklift licence.

Hours of work: Current shifts are Monday – Friday 7am – 3.30pm / 3pm – 11.30pm / 11pm – 7.30am on a rotating pattern.

In return all employees will have access to a Healthcare Plan (includes children up to the age of 18), Company Pension with Life Assurance and an active Health and Well Being strategy.

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About Us

Duncrue Food Processors Ltd (DFP) was established in 1979 and has grown to become one of the UK’s leading Beef Dripping producers. Its primary operation is the manufacture of high-quality Beef Dripping which is sold to the fast food, catering and food manufacturing industries.

With a dedication to total quality, the company has Grade 'AA' BRC approval and has established an enviable reputation for producing market leading products, manufactured to the very highest quality standards. Major investment by the company in our refining and de-odorising plant together with our in-house laboratory has ensured that we are equipped to meet the changing demands of our customers.


Our culture is based on setting best in class standards, working towards and delivering on committed objectives, striving for constant improvement and involving everyone in the process. We endeavour to develop our people and harness everyone’s potential to deliver a winning team.

Equal Opportunities

Duncrue Food Processors is an Equal Opportunities employer and is committed to a safe, inclusive and relationship based working environment.


In return we offer a high degree of responsibility, great opportunities for learning, personal growth and development with advancement within a fast-moving agricultural sector. Health benefits and cover to be discussed with Human Resources.