Filling and Mixing Operator at Obela – Full-time – Mijdrecht (NL)

At our production location in Mijdrecht we are looking for a hard working enthusiastic filling and mixing operator who is responsible for filling and mixing our products properly without losing sight of the quantity and quality standards. Are you the new team member that helps us grow? Apply now!

Study Levelmbo-hbo
Days a week4, 5

As filling and mixing operator you are responsible for mixing and filling our Hummus products properly and maintaining the right quality and quantity. Our recipes and products follow high quality standards and it is really important that you work according to strict hygiene rules (HACCP). Of course we will train you to work by these standards. As filling and mixing operator you will start by learning the process of one machine, eventually it is our goal to help you develop yourself into an all-round filling and mixing operator who is able to work with every one of our operating machinery. 

Obela Florentin Fresh Dips & Spreads Western Europe is a joint venture partnership between two of the leading global food and beverage companies, PepsiCo and Strauss. Our purpose is to bring the diversity of the world to life through an array of fresh, healthy and wholesome dips and spreads. Our food offers an exciting discovery of worldly flavors, adapted to local cuisines and cultures, that inspires sharing and togetherness. 
We have operating businesses in Central America, Western Europe, Australia and New Zealand. Our Western European business is located in Mijdrecht (South of Amsterdam) where we manufacture and market our two brands Obela and Florentin – Organic Kitchen.

Your responsibilities are

As Filling and Mixing Operator you are responsible for filling and mixing our Hummus products, without losing sight of the quantity and quality. Your tasks include:

  • Setting up the machine following the right recipes
  • Cleaning the machine when changing the product
  • Checking the proper functioning of the mixing and filling machine and making minor repairs and adjustments
  • Making sure that our production meets the quality and hygiene requirements
  • Doing registration, checking sealed seams and making sure that the production schedule is met

Our Obela teams work from Monday till Friday between 6 am and 10:30 pm, during which we have two shifts. Shift one is form 6 am until 2:30 pm and shift two is from 2 pm until 10:30 pm. One week you work the early shift and the next week the evening shift.  

This is you

  • You are proactive, take initiative and have a hands on mentality
  • You want to work hard and aim for the best result
  • You have technical insight and know how to work with machinery
  • You are a team player who is willing to always offer a helping hand
  • You can work independently and are structured 
  • You work hygienically. Knowledge of HACCP is a plus
  • Good knowledge of the English language is a must

We offer you

  • A good working environment where you can grow fast in tasks and responsibilities
  • Extra allowance during evening hours
  • HACCP training and coaching on the job by your personal mentor
  • A salary that starts at of €2425 a month and 25 holidays in case of full-time employment (37.7 hours per week). When you grow in responsibilities your salary will grow simultaneously
  • Travel costs up until a maximum of €250 per month
  • A year-end bonus of 3% and a pension scheme (via VLEP)
  • Please be aware that in our production area it is forbidden to wear jewelry (visual piercings need to be taped) or bring anything with nuts


Are you the hard working enthusiastic operator that we are looking for? Apply now. We hope to welcome you in our team soon!

More information

Student Factor is responsible for the recruitment of this job. Questions? Send Marco Schurink a WhatsApp on 06-26985188 or an e-mail on

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