Service Engineer

Salary: £38,930 per annum

Location: Bourne, Lincolnshire

Contract Type: Permanent

Working Hours: 4 on 4 off Days - 12-hour shifts 06:00am - 18:00pm

Services Engineer

Bakkavor Salads is based in Bourne and specialises in making prepared fruit, leafy salads and stir fry mixes. It employs over 1,100 people and forms part of the Bakkavor Salads sector in the UK.


Bakkavor Salads Bourne is looking to recruit a Services Engineer to join their motivated team of engineers, this is a great opportunity to become part of the Bakkavor Group.
The Role

  • Ensure all engineering maintenance and repair work is carried out within all statutory health, safety and environmental guidelines
  • Build a strong working relationship with colleagues and the production team
  • Ensure accurate and timely records for all work carried out, root causes of failures etc.
  • Ensure that daily inspections on all buildings, plant and equipment security and safety devices are fully operational.
  • To identify areas / opportunities for both self and operational improvement, and to communicate these appropriately to the Site Services manager
  • Ensure operating and maintenance manuals, diagnostic instructions, equipment, and all special tools are readily available to all engineering staff

About you
In this role you will need to be self-sufficient and motivated to ensure that you meet deadlines whilst making sure engineering and technical integrity is maintained. You will need to be proactive, with a good work ethic taking ownership and pride in what you do. Experience within an FMCG environment is ideal and the ability to work independently as well as in a team. Build strong working relationships with colleagues within the department and other functions as appropriate.

About us
We are the leading provider of fresh prepared food in the UK, with an international presence in the US and China. Our 19,000 employees operate from 39 locations, developing and producing innovative food for a wide variety of occasions and budgets. In the UK, we work with leading grocery retailers, focusing on their own label brands.

What you can expect from us
When joining us you can expect a competitive salary, a strong benefits package and excellent career progression prospects across the Bakkavor group.




Bakkavor is the leading provider of fresh prepared food in the UK, with a growing international presence in the US and China. We are number one in the UK in the four product categories of meals, salads, desserts and pizza & bread, providing high-quality, fresh, healthy and convenient food. Our customers include every major UK grocery retailer, including Tesco, Marks & Spencer, Sainsbury's and Waitrose, and some of the world’s best-known food brands. We have over 19,000 employees, our headquarters are in London and we have 23 factories in the UK, 5 in the US and 9 in China.


Category:  Engineering

Bourne, GB

Date:  12-May-2022