Mon-Fri Days Engineer

Days Engineer – Aston

We drive our own success

  • Monday - Friday
  • Competitive
  • Highly competitive rewards package including Group Pension 
  • Excellent career progression prospects across the Bakkavor group 


Why join us?  

We’re constantly evolving, progressing and diversifying. And we want our people to do so too. For everyone to feel empowered, engaged and enabled. To create opportunities to move forward, climb higher and push for more. We believe in fuelling ambition and guiding success. In supporting everyone with talent and drive to own what they do, realise their potential and build a brilliant future for themselves at Bakkavor.


About the role.


Working at our Bread site based in Aston, the successful candidate will have previous electrical and mechanical experience within manufacturing and a solid background in Health & Safety. You will be competent in electrical fault finding and analysis and provide engineering support to production to ensure the efficient performance of all equipment.  

The site makes chilled speciality hand-crafted flatbreads, baguettes, doughballs and ciabattas for customers including Tesco, Asda, Morrisons and Sainsburys.




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

About you. 


  • Time served apprenticeship or equivalent  
  • 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 


What you’ll receive.  

As an equal opportunity employer, we’re committed to providing a safe and rewarding environment for you to thrive in. This is why we work hard to deliver benefits, rewards and wellbeing offerings that are important to you.   

You’ll enjoy:  

  • A stakeholder pension scheme  
  • Personal accident Insurance  
  • Free independent mortgage advice  
  • Employee assistance programme  
  • A range of voluntary benefits   
  • Holiday purchase scheme  
  • Additional life assurance  
  • Dental & hospital cash plans  
  • Discounted tutoring for children  
  • Access to financial learning tools  
  • Affordable loans via your salary  
  • Proud to be and loyal service awards  
  • Plus, a commitment to your wellbeing that includes emotional, physical and financial support services delivered by our fantastic team of wellbeing champions  

Proud to be Bakkavor.  

We’re proud to be the market leader in the UK fresh prepared food industry. We’re proud to supply meals, salads, desserts, pizza and bread to leading grocery retailers including Tesco, M&S, Sainsbury’s and Waitrose. We’re driven by the hard work and passion of our people and are delighted to offer a wide range of careers across our business – come and join our dedicated Bakkavor team!  

Find out more and apply.   


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 18,000 colleagues operate from 44 sites across our three markets supplying a portfolio of over 3,000 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

Nantwich, GB, CW5 8DL

Date:  5 Jul 2024
Req ID:  20404