Site Services Officer

Location: Devizes, Wiltshire
Contract Type: Permanent
Business Area: Bakkavor Desserts
Shift: 37.5 hours per week – Monday to Friday

Site Services Officer

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a driven and motivated Site Services Officer to join our team and undertake responsibility for delivering efficient and effective building maintenance support to site.

The role

As an integral member of the Engineering team, you will provide hands on maintenance support and sub-contractor management - whilst ensuring the factory complies to all legislative requirements (LEV, Legionella, FGAS, Electrical Inspection, Asbestos and Fire Prevention).

Facilitating the completion of reactive and planned maintenance activities on assets and plant to ensure the continued smooth running of the factory, will be top of your agenda.


  • Driving excellence and a high performing team
  • Supporting and taking ownership of all building maintenance related activities
  • Implementing and applying best practice whilst supporting the development of continuous improvement activities
  • Owning contractor management whilst fully implementing the companies approved contractor process
  • Ensuring stock levels are managed and kept to a suitable level
  • Assisting with the management and achievement of the department’s health and safety plan
  • Implementing PM schedules and continuous improvement action plans
  • Developing the PPM system and compliance dashboard which includes asset management, planned maintenance management and KPI reporting
  • Through regular efficiency reviews - evolving the planned maintenance service within operations

About you

You will have proven engineering and subcontractor management experience with an excellent understanding of legal compliance, ideally gained from within a food manufacturing setting.

An action based, results driven, challenging and self-motivated mindset and competency to work under pressure - will be key.

You will be an excellent communicator with a practical and innovative approach to problem solving and decision making.

If you are an energetic, punctual, proactive and reliable engineering professional with the ability to lead, guide, and motivate others towards achievement, this could be the perfect role for you.

What you can expect from us

When joining us you can expect a highly competitive rewards package including group pension, private medical insurance, and other flexible benefits - alongside excellent career progression prospects across the Bakkavor group.



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

Devizes, GB

Date:  13 Apr 2024
Req ID:  18948