Hygiene Chargehand

Job Reference : YOR-WAK-02298
Location : Wakefield
Closing Date : 31/10/2017
Jobs Start Date : 05/11/2017
Salary : £10.2782 Per Hour (43 Hours Per Week)
Department : Speedibake - Wakefield Hygiene
Employer : Speedibake
Hours Per week : 43

Speedibake is a division of Associated British Foods (ABF), a diversified international food, ingredients and retail group with sales of £13.4 billion and 130,000 employees in 47 countries.

Speedibake has bakery sites in Wakefield and Bradford specialising in own-label baked goods, we supply to a customer base across all channels; foodservice wholesalers, contract catering, end users, export and retail.

Reporting directly to the Hygiene Supervisor. The role holder will be responsible for:

  • Supervising, monitoring and improving standards .
  • Ensuring that high standards of bakery hygiene are maintained
  • Organising the team to achieve the weekly and daily targets to ensure schedule compliance, maintaining a high level of cleanliness throughout the bakery
  • To support the development of a pro-active Health and Safety environment. To support the development of an environment for continuous improvement for tasks, performance and people.

Safety Awareness

Lead by example; support the development of a pro-active H&S environment. Ensure compliance to site H&S systems and procedures. Lead the team to actively improve behaviors and drive a safer working environment. Implement and support Safety 1st initiatives. Being aware of conditions that affect employee safety.

Attention to Detail

Thorough concern for all areas involved, no matter how small; showing concern for all aspects of the job; accurately checking processes and tasks; monitoring tasks over a period of time.


Asserting influence over events to achieve goals; self-starting rather than accepting passively; taking action to achieve required goals and beyond; being proactive.

Maximising Performance

Understanding performance goals, coaching performance, providing training and support, and evaluating performance. Developing teams to achieve optimum performance levels.

Planning and Organising (Work Management)

Establishing a course of action for self and / or others to accomplish specific goals; planning proper assignments for personnel and appropriate allocation of resources.

Influencing skills

Using appropriate interpersonal styles and methods to inspire and guide individuals (or a team) toward achievement of goals; modifying behaviors to accommodate the tasks, situations, and people involved.

Work Standards

Setting high goals or standards of performance for self, team, others, and the organization; being dissatisfied with average performance; driving standards of excellence, striving for improvement.

To carry out any other reasonable duties that will be required by the company from time to time.

Our commitment to Equality, Diversity & Inclusion

We are proud to be a diverse and inclusive employer and seek to attract, develop and retain the best people from the widest possible talent pool. We are committed to ensuring that all candidates are treated fairly, and with respect and dignity throughout the recruitment process.


This position is now closed. We are no longer accepting applications for this position.