Manchester Brewery joseph holt

Filtration Operative

Where: Joseph Holt Brewery, Manchester, M3 1JD

Filtration Operative

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Filtration Operative to join the team at Joseph Holt Ltd on a permanent contract.

Who are we?

Joseph Holt is an independent, six-generation family-owned company, with 127 pubs across the Northwest, ranging from traditional community pubs, food led destination pubs and some with onsite letting rooms. Since 1849 we have been brewing a wide range of award-winning beers in our Manchester brewery, which have won 5 Gold Medals at the International Brewing Awards in the last 12 years alone. Alongside this, we have an ever-expanding Free Trade and sell beer to multiple types of accounts across the country. We are a friendly, family run Brewery and Pub Company that are passionate about what we do and the people who work for us as well as supporting several charities.

The Role:

As Filtration Operator, you will work as part of a team, preparing conditioned beer ready for filtration and filtering beer ready for packaging.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Filtering conditioned beer for kegging
  • Taking samples
  • Laboratory analysis of samples
  • Cleaning (CIP) of vessels, pipework and equipment
  • Ensuring a clean and tidy work area
  • Liaising with brewers & packaging team to ensure the correct beer is filtered to the correct specification, in the correct time frame.
  • Minimising beer loss
  • Maximising filter throughput and efficiency

The successful candidate:

  • Strong numeracy and literacy skills
  • An understanding of manufacturing packaging lines and practices
  • Ability to establish good working relationships both internally and externally.
  • Reliable and a flexible attitude to work.
  • Hard working, with a positive, can-do attitude.
  • Enthusiasm and willingness to learn and develop.
  • Excellent organisational skills including the ability to manage time and prioritise workload effectively.
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills.
  • The ability to multitask and look ahead to avoid potential problems

What we offer:

  • 23 days holiday a year (+ an extra day each year up to a maximum of 28 days) + 5 bank holidays
  • Company discount card – 20% off food and drink when purchased together. 20% off accommodation
  • Company-wide celebrations and awards – Various fundraising events and Star of the Month
  • Company Contributory Pension Scheme
  • Employee Assistant Programme – available 24/7, 365 days a year
  • Incredible external discounts and rewards scheme
  • Ongoing training and extensive induction
  • Free onsite parking
  • The chance to gain a qualification through our apprentice scheme
  • Long Service Awards – 10, 20, 30-, and 40-year awards

To apply for this position please send your CV and covering letter, stating your current salary, to Lynsey Halley, HR Advisor via email to [email protected]

Hourly paid – £11.10 p/h – permanent

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