Multi Skilled Engineer Nights 6pm to 6am

Multi-Skilled Engineer Night Shift - Bakkavor Desserts Leicester
£46,000 plus benefits
3,2,2,3 Shift Pattern - 18.00pm -06.00am

Leicester
Access to MyRewards (Company scheme offering local and national benefits & discounts)
Group Pension (including employer contributions)
First class training, fast moving environment & excellent career progression prospects

  
The Company;
 
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 45 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.
 
Situated in a state-of-the-art facility in Leicester, Bakkavor Desserts Leicester (previously Blueberry Foods), manufacture over 70 different desserts on site from cheesecakes and meringues right through to hot dessert products. The site has been in place since 2008 with 2 recent extensions in 2014 and 2018 to increase capability and product diversity.
 

Bakkavor Desserts Leicester, is looking to recruit a Multi-skilled Engineer to join their motivated team of engineers, this is a great opportunity to become part of the Bakkavor Group.

The Role
In this busy and hands-on role, you will be accountable for:

  • Strong electrical skills are key to this role.
  • Ensure accurate and timely records are entered and recorded of all work carried out, root causes of failures identified and provide traceability of spares and consumables used for accurate asset lifetime costs.
  • Ensure engineering downtime is accurately logged, monitor repair times, and find new methods and procedures to reduce this.
  • Ensure equipment instructions, manuals, electrical drawings, and mechanical drawings are updated in line with any modifications to provide accurate information.
  • Provide engineering support to production to ensure effective performance of all equipment and measure OEE to track team performance.
  • Liaise with contractors and specialists when required to support improvement activities.
  • Train, develop and sign off nominated production staff to allow them to carry out first line maintenance to designated plant & equipment. Ensuring that all H&S procedures, engineering best practices are adhered to at all times supporting the TPM functions.
  • To plan, control and implement agreed small projects to support continuous improvement.
  • To maintain and develop appropriately equipment knowledge and engineering skills and to train other members of the team.

    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 key and ideally experience in Fabrication. 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 43 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.

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Bakkavor

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
Location: 

Leicester, GB

Date:  02-Aug-2022