Hygienist - Nights


Job Details


Sittingbourne - Operations

Contract Type


Working Pattern

Full Time


£9.80 per hour

Closing Date

30/10/2020 15:34

About IPL

At IPL our role is to improve the shopping experience of the Asda customer by driving great value, quality and availability of our products to ensure that we are Asda’s lowest cost, and sustainable supply chain partner. Our sustainable sourcing model supports Asda’s mission to help their customers to save money and live better lives. We are one of the largest privately-owned food processing businesses in the UK and we have thousands of colleagues based across multiple sites.

About the site

Sittingbourne is the second largest of our operations where we also pack fresh fruit and vegetables.

Our pack house is in operation 24 hours a day, employing over 500 colleagues. We offer a broad range of roles based at site from Quality Assurance to Site Planners, Warehouse Operatives to Shift Operation Managers. We also have a small of number of support roles to facilitate the day to day running of the operation

About the role

We are seeking a Hygienist - Nights - to report into the Hygiene Team Leader and ensure all cleaning cards and Cleaning schedules are completed to the required standards. Also to ensure all H&S and compliance policies and procedures are followed at all times.

*Please note the shift pattern for this role is Nights – 4 on 4 off shift - working 7pm to 7am

You will:

  • Effectively communicate to Hygiene supervisor/Shift Operations Leader/Area Leader regarding any issues or concerns over any hygiene issues within shift.

  • Keep operational areas clean and to high standards.

  • Ensure that all training is adhered to and all required areas are controlled to meet BRC and COSHH standards.

  • Working to a timely manner as to maximize efficiency and completing additional tasks at quieter periods.

  • Handle chemicals as per COSHH training and regulations.

  • Comply with Hygiene Cleaning Schedule

  • Record all completed Hygiene on relevant sign off sheets.

  • Comply with existing Cleaning Instruction cards and SOP’s

  • Undertake all aspects of hygiene within non-operational areas, this includes offices, rest room, corridors and the cleaning of the canteen


Skills and experience required

  • Good level of understanding of the English language

  • Understanding of health and safety policies in the work place

  • Food Safety Level 1 or equivalent

  • COSHH certification

  • Experience of working with factory environment

  • Good practical skills

  • The ability to work quickly and methodically

  • Good team working skills

  • The ability to follow instructions

  • An awareness of Health & Safety

  • A willingness to work flexibly

  • Willing to take any training required for this role

  • Previous Hygiene experience is desirable

What's in it for you?

We are a rapidly growing and exciting business, dedicated to the development of our colleagues and committed to creating a great place to work. In order to grow we need to find people already living our Values – Supportive, Trailblazing, Engaging and Principled.

In return we will offer you development, a competitive salary and benefits package, inclusive of:

  • 20 days paid annual leave

  • Monthly Bonus Scheme

  • Weekly or Monthly Option

  • Enhanced Pension Scheme

  • 10% Asda Discount (terms and conditions apply)

  • Life assurance (4x base salary)

  • Health and wellbeing assistance programme

  • Free Parking



Your place in our world

Leader - Hygiene
Hygienist - Nights