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Gorton, Manchester
Contract type
Full time

Join Inspired Global Cuisine (IGC)

Inspired Global Cuisine are a frozen ready meal manufacturer based in Gorton, East Manchester.

We are an ambitious company who have grown significantly over the last 2 years, now producing over 1million meals a week and have plans to double that growth again in the near future.

We believe in manufacturing excellence - delivered by our brilliant people, innovative products and continuous improvement. We achieve this by working within our core values of being accountable, creative, open and as a team.

We have high standards and encourage our colleagues to be autonomous and authentic to drive our business forward. With a supportive environment we encourage personal and professional development too.

You’ll work cross functionally and collaboratively, always strive to be the best and even have some fun along the way.

Role Details

Role: Machine Minder

Hours: 42 hours per week

Shift Pattern: Panama Shift 12 hour days/nights

Salary: £31,561 per annum

Contract: Permanent

 Job Description

Reporting to our Engineering Manager in the wider Engineering team, you will work closely with the production team to minimise downtime and carry out preventative maintenance.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Assisting in achieving maximum production efficiency using various maintenance techniques
  • First responder to breakdowns and escalating where required
  • Carrying out changeovers to equipment
  • Fault finding
  • Work cross-functionally with all operational teams and supporting with production trials
  • Always working safely and complying with technical and HACCP requirements


Skills & Experience

  • Able to prioritise and manage own workload
  • Self-motivated
  • Confident communicator who is able speak up when needed
  • Great team player who succeeds together
  • Excellent problem-solving skills with a logical approach to fault finding
  • Strong ethic for working safely and maintaining food quality



  • Ready meal or fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) experience



Our benefits package includes:

  • 25 days holiday, plus 8 days bank holiday
  • 10% store discount including double discount weeks
  • Free parking onsite
  • Enhanced maternity/paternity leave
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Long service awards
  • Reward & recognition
  • Rewards discount / cashback scheme at over 150 retailers. Categories including shopping, electricals, holidays, restaurants, insurance, and more!


Your Application

So if you are up for the challenge and have the desired drive, determination and experience, please get in touch by sending over a copy of your CV.

The closing date for this role is Friday 15th February 2024

We look forward to hearing from you!





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