Florida Crystals Corporation Shift FLT Operator in London, United Kingdom

ASR Group is the world’s largest refiner and marketer of cane sugar, with an annual production capacity of more than 6 million tons of sugar. The company produces a full line of grocery, industrial, food service and specialty sweetener products. Across North America, ASR Group owns and operates six sugar refineries, located in Louisiana, New York, California, Maryland, Canada and Mexico. In the European Union, the company owns and operates sugar refineries in England, Portugal and Italy. ASR Group also owns and operates mills in Mexico and Belize. The company’s brand portfolio includes the leading brands Domino®, C&H®, Redpath®, Tate & Lyle®, Lyle’s® and Sidul®.

POSITION SCOPE

To provide materials and packaging for all Packing Departments, load finished pallets onto trailers while ensuring the warehousing space is effectively utilised.

POSITION STRATEGIC OBJECTIVES AND KEY DELIVERABLES

  • 14 packaging lines with many varied SKUs, and complex syrup processing equipment.

  • Approximately 20,000 tonnes throughput per annum of high value sugar base products that are distributed to customers in the UK and worldwide

  • 30 million units of syrup products per year

  • 5,000 tonnes of small packet dry sugar and sweetener products per year

DETAILED ROLES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Ensure the highest standards within Safety, Quality, Hygiene and Environmental.

  • Adherence to BRC and customer standards with accurate recording of operational data.

  • Accurately label & scan finished product pallets into SAP

  • Loading finished products efficiently onto correct trailers and completing final quality check on products.

  • Be flexible, willing to learn & committed to working as team to ensure department targets are met.

  • Unload materials & packaging from trailers, ensuring they match the delivery note.

  • Accept Bulk sugar deliveries including paper work.

  • Staging packing materials in the correct location on packing floor following FIFO principles & minimizing double handling.

  • Carry out cleaning & organizing of all working areas, keeping ground floors tidy and report any defects etc.

  • Remove cardboard and returnable packaging for recycling & bale where necessary.

  • Ensure warehouse areas are organised and materials & packaging stored safely to optimise use of space.

  • Material released under 'concession' minimised by ensuring quality checks maintained and careful handling methods.

ESSENTIAL CAPABILITIES (KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES AND PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES)

  • Good communication skills.

  • Good problem solving and fault finding skills.

  • Disciplined & organised in following procedures.

  • Basic planning skills to ensure routine activities can be completed.

  • Positive attitude and commitment to working in a team.

  • Commitment to learning & for continuous improvement.

ESSENTIAL WORK EXPERIENCES

  • Previous experience in a Packing or Warehousing role.

  • Counterbalance forklift licence.

ESSENTIAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

  • High level of numeracy & literacy

LOCATION OF ROLE

  • Plaistow Wharf, London

At Tate & Lyle Sugars, the group's values are the cornerstone of our success.

Leadership - our goal is to be the leader in every arena in which we compete. Teamwork - our strength is magnified when we work together. Integrity - honesty and trust are the foundation of our success.Service - we know that the people and communities in which we operate are crucial partners to our success. Sustainability - the member companies of ASR Group are committed to sustainable agricultural and business practices.

This year Tate & Lyle Sugars has been certified as one of Britain's Top Employers for the third year running.