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Production Engineer

Job Title: Production Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Leeds
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Start Date: ASAP
Reference: G224
Job Published: November 13, 2018 10:13

Job Description

Production Engineer
Date: 12-Nov-2018

Location: Leeds, GB, LS13 4UD

Company: Greggs Plc

Join the family

With over 1,800 shops and 22,000 employees who serve millions of customers each week, Greggs is the UK's leading bakery food-on-the-go retailer. Greggs is a much loved and trusted brand and it’s our people who make our business successful.

This is an exciting time to join us as our Leeds Bakery engineering function is currently undergoing a multimillion pound technological transformation.

Pay Rates

£36,612 per annum

Shift Pattern and Contracted Hours

Our Engineering team work 41.5 hours per week, we follow 2 rotating shift patterns of 1-9pm and 6am-2pm

Contract: Permanent

Job Description

Our food manufacturing/production sites use automated and semi-automated lines to produce great products as efficiently as possible. Led by the Engineering Manager you will work alongside a close-knit team. Your time will be split between developing engineering improvements to an ever-changing environment and reacting to problems on a daily basis. Finding solutions to breakdowns quickly and effectively, comfortably engaging with the site teams to monitor plant performance and equipment reliability all in line with our policies and procedures are all key parts of this key role.

 

You will work to safely maintain and improve the performance of production facilities, equipment and services. Delivering maintenance excellence in a planned preventive way.

 

Working collaboratively within a team in a professional and efficient manner, including their Engineering Manager, Maintenance Manager/Supervisor, Team Members and other departments

Skills

Multi Skilled Manufacturing Engineer/Technician preferably Food Sector but not essential though from an FMCG background.
Electrically biased qualified ideally to HND/HNC level but would consider C&G with appropriate technical back ground and competency.
Experience of PLC Automated control systems and processes particularly Siemens operating systems Step 5/7 – Allen Bradley, Mitsubishi. PLC Fault finding & analysis.
Programming experience would be beneficial
IT literate: Familiar and used to working with CMMS – Computerised Maintenance Management System. Word, Excel, computer-based monitoring systems. Excellent verbal and written communication on Engineering management systems & documentation.
Compliance and adherence to HS & Food Safety standards – ideally Food safety qualified.
Proven fault-finding expertise on a variety of complex equipment ideally within the food industry
Experience of working to planned maintenance schedules.
Benefits

Our Greggs Employee Staff Discount Scheme is very generous, offering you up to 50% off our food
Your holiday entitlement starts with 21 days, in addition to bank holidays, which increases with service up to a maximum of 30 days after 25 years’ service. (Pro-rata for part time)
After 6 months service you may be eligible for our profit share scheme where the company distributes 10% of its profits and allows you to share in the success of the business
You will receive free life assurance after 1 years continuous service.  This is a death in service benefit which provides a lump sum payment equal to one years’ salary
You will automatically join our Greggs pension scheme which is a fantastic way to save for your retirement and allows you to benefit from employer contributions and tax advantages
Other benefits include:

Share Save and Share Incentive Schemes
Childcare Vouchers
Employee Assistance Programme
Healthcare Plans
Cycle to Work Scheme
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