General Operatives

donnelly fresh foods


Job Title: General Operative
Location: Snugborough Road, Blanchardstown, Dublin 15, D15 NY91

Shifts available morning or afternoon full -time and part-time hours available

donnelly fresh foods is a chilled food production company based in Blanchardstown, Dublin 15. The company employs 160 people and produces a range of ready to eat salads and vegetable products for supply to the retail and foodservice market in Ireland.

Job Description: We are hiring a new team of General operatives; full training will be provided. donnelly fresh foods is a food production company, we are preparing fresh foods such as a salads and deli food in these areas the environment can be ambient, chill or wet. We are also preparing ready made meals such as pasta and rice this is in done in the cook room.

Duties Involved:

  • Responsible for working in Production as a General Operative this may be in low-care or high-care.
  • Experience is desirable but not required as we will provide full induction and training by management and a partner / buddy system.
  • You will play a key part in our operations preparing, mixing, picking or sorting orders for our customers and stores.
  • Manual handling training will be provided on site.
  • We have morning or afternoon shifts available depending on the area you will be assigned to.
  • Must be flexible to working schedule.
  • We operate shifts on a five over seven-day roster, weekends are included.
  • Responsibility as part of the team to fulfil all orders as per deadlines.
  • Comply to all Health and Safety and Food safety procedures and policies.
  • Have a good attitude and a willingness to learn
  • Be an effective and pro- active contributor to the team.
  • Work effectively with all departments, QA, Production, Operations and NPD where and when needed.
  • In some areas paperwork may be part of a daily or weekly task.

The company:

  • Full time or part time hours available
  • On-site parking
  • Bus Routes are available to our site – post code D15NY91
  • Canteen on site
  • Full training provided
  • Potential for career progression
  • We love to promote from within
  • Cycle to work scheme available
  • Company EAP available
  • Permanent Contract
  • Weekly pay
  • Weekly roster
  • All PPE equipment will be provided including safety shoes

Important to note the following cannot be worn on site:

  • Jewellery – Plain wedding bands are accepted
  • Nail Polish / Nail extensions
  • Eyelash extensions