Shift Engineer

Multi Skilled Engineer – Bakkavor Barton Bread


  • 4 on 4 off rotating shift pattern (2 Days2 Nights / 4off)
  • £49,214 per annum
  • Highly competitive rewards package including Group Pension 
  • Excellent career training, development, and progression prospects across the Bakkavor Barton side and the Wider UK / Worldwide Bakkavor Group 


What we do

We're the biggest name you've never heard of. You've probably eaten our food - you just didn't realise it. We make innovative fresh products, with around 18,500 colleagues working across the UK, US and China. We’re the market leader in the UK fresh prepared food industry supplying meals, salads, desserts, pizza and bread to leading grocery retailers (including Tesco, M&S, Sainsbury's and Waitrose). We’re ambitious. We’re full of ideas. And we’re ready for more people who share our values and passion for quality to join us. 


This particular role is at our Bakkavor Bread site based in Barton-Upon-Humber, close to the Humber Bridge. This factory specialises in making chilled speciality baguettes at high volumes and employs over 150 people. This site is located 14 miles from Hull, 16 miles from Scunthorpe and 24 miles from Grimsby.


  • Provide Engineering support to Production to ensure efficient performance on all equipment 
  • Ensure that all H&S procedures, engineering best practice are always adhered to 
  • Accurate & timely records are entered and recorded on all work carried out, root causes of failures and of spares/consumables used 

Required Skills & Experience: 

  • Time served apprenticeship or equivalent 
  • Electrical bias 
  • Recognised Engineering qualification 
  • Previous maintenance experience in a manufacturing environment 
  • Flexible working attitude 
  • Competent electrical / fault finding & analysis skills 
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal & written) 
  • Methodical & strong attention to detail 


It’s a platform to build a solid work history from a large multinational company who pride themselves on giving people a chance to reach their potential.


Please click ‘Apply Now’ to register your interest in this role.





We are the leading provider of fresh prepared food in the UK, and our presence in the US and China positions the Group well in these high-growth markets. We leverage our consumer insight and scale to provide innovative food that offers quality, choice, convenience, and freshness. Around 18,500 colleagues operate from 44 sites across our three markets supplying a portfolio of over 2,900 products across meals, pizza & bread, salads and desserts to leading grocery retailers in the UK and US, and international food brands in China.


Category:  Engineering

Barton Upon Humber, GB

Date:  3 Apr 2024
Req ID:  19019