Reports to: Packing Manager     
Location: Leeds
Pay: £23.400 (+30% night allowance)

Working hours: 37.5 hours, Monday to Friday. 10:15pm-7am. Friday 10pm-12am
Closing Date: 21/05/24


The Packaging Night Operative role is varied and includes supporting all aspects of daily packaging at Northern Monk. This role requires an employee who is committed to supporting our mission to create the best beer experiences in the world. The Packaging team are a highly motivated team and integral to operations at Northern Monk. We are looking for someone who is passionate about beer, knows the importance of attention to detail, well-organised and comfortable working safely in a fast-paced, ever-evolving environment. Strong interpersonal and communication skills are also important.

We’re extremely proud of our craft and will be looking for applicants that share our enthusiasm and drive for quality. We’re committed to improving the diversity of our Operations Team, so if you don’t have the relevant experience but are part of a group that is underrepresented in the beer industry, we would love to hear from you. We are committed to providing a safe and inclusive workplace.


  • Ensuring the canning line is kept clean and cleaned thoroughly at the end of each run.
  • Maintain a clean and safe working environment in the department.
  • Completing planned maintenance tasks.
  • Set up the filler when the beer has approved to pack each morning.
  • Filling cask and keg to the standard operating procedure and in line with the regulatory requirements.
  • Packing on a canning line, ensuring the boxes are carefully and timely packed correctly and with excellence.
  • Operating the labelling machine.
  • Safe and orderly palletising of filled boxes.
  • Necessary preparation for the following day.
  • Carrying out CIPs on the canning and kegging line.


  • Great organisation and attention to detail.
  • Thrives working in a production environment.
  • Have a positive attitude to a busy work environment and a willingness to work long or flexible hours when required.
  • Contribute to team effort by completing other tasks as needed.
  • Used to work in a fast-paced organisation.
  • A passion for cleanliness and tidiness.
  • Committed to safe ways of working.