Mozzarella Cheese Room Operator


Collins McNicholas are recruiting exclusively for Carbery Group, a global leader in food ingredients, flavour, and cheese, as they expand their manufacturing operations in West Cork. These positions will be part of their new Mozzarella expansion. 

Role Responsibilities:

  • Blocks of cheese are automatically discharged onto a conveyor when a cycle is complete. Check blocks for correct shape and weight.
  • Follow defined work procedures (SOPs) and ensure the product is right the first time.
  • Ensure day codes and label weights being applied are correct.
  • Carry out a daily sampling of on-line products and check the analysis from previous days’ production to ensure that the products meet specification and standards.
  • Operate x-ray detection system and complete hourly checks on the same.
  • Ensure their area is kept in a clean and hygienic state.
  • Keep accurate and timely records and documentation.
  • Monitor area, product and process to ensure any issues are dealt with in a timely manner.
  • Carry out light maintenance duties, as required, in this area to maintain optimum performance.
  • Communicate issues to relevant personnel.
  • Provide suggestions of continuous line/process improvements.
  • Attend and contribute to relevant meetings, including daily production meetings.
  • Perform other duties as necessary or when requested.


Role Requirements:

  • Ability to understand Operator instructions (both verbal and written)
  • Strong commitment to quality, safety and communication
  • Strong work ethic
  • Ability to perform to a high production standard in terms of productivity, quality and safety
  • Flexible
  • Good attention to detail
  • Good team player
  • Good communication skills


For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Aisling Lane. 

(021) 4320675

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