Shift Engineer - Days 6am-6pm
Meals Wigan 

Salary £42,230
42 hours per week

Week one Sunday, Monday , Tuesday 

Week two Sunday, Monday, Tuesday , Wednesday 

£42,230 per annum 
Highly competitive rewards package including Group Pension
Excellent career progression prospects across the Bakkavor group
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.
Bakkavor Meals, based in Wigan, specialises in making chilled ready meals, food to go salads and vegetable accompaniments and employs over 1,000 people. It is part of the Bakkavor Meals sector which has eight factories in the UK.

We have a fantastic opportunity for a Shift Engineer (Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer – Electrical bias) to join the team to undertake planned preventative maintenance activities and reactive maintenance to ensure optimum efficiency of the plant.
You will provide full emergency breakdown cover for all plant and services while providing full support to the Engineering department in order to carry out all works in an efficient and economical manner.
About you
Ideally, you will be an electrically biased, multi-skilled engineer with PLC knowledge, preferably Allen Bradley and Siemens
You will have a real flair for maintenance and be proactive with ideas for improving the plant and engineering departments and be able to demonstrate an aptitude and passion for engineering with experience gained in Food production or FMCG industries



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

Wigan, GB

Date:  24-Jun-2022