Project Engineer

Posted 20 June 2024
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Internal
Job FunctionOperations
Contact NameSamantha Calvey
Expiry date 12 July 2024

Job description

Why Greencore?

We’re a leading manufacturer of convenience food in the UK and our purpose is to make every day.

We’re a vibrant, fast-paced leading food manufacturer. Employing around 13,600 colleagues across 16 manufacturing units and 17 distribution depots across the UK. We supply all the UK’s food retailers with everything from Sandwiches, soups and sushi to cooking sauces, pickles and ready meals, and in FY23, we generated revenues of £1.9bn.

Our vast direct-to-store (DTS) distribution network, comprising of 17 depots nationwide, enables us to make over 10,400 daily deliveries of our own chilled and frozen produce and that of third parties.

Here at Manton Wood, we have a team of around 1,700 colleagues. We produce sandwiches and wraps for some of the biggest retailers in the UK including Co-op, Asda, Morrisons, Boots, Aldi and Lidl.

Our Manton Wood site has a gym, restaurant with hot food and a staff shop available to all our colleagues.

What You'll Be Doing

As a Project Engineer, you will be designing, planning and deploying engineering solutions which enhance the capability of the assets on site.

Your responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:

  • Planning and delivering the installation and commissioning of new equipment, ensuring minimal disruption to manufacturing productivity
  • Ensuring new equipment drawings and preventative maintenance recommendations are transferred to the maintenance teams files
  • Developing User Requirement Specifications (URS) to ensure the clear and common understanding of agreed objectives and standards are established as the basis for project planning
  • Taking designs from engineering project managers and creating AutoCAD drawings as specifications
  • Following the direction given, by an engineering project manager, to complete design costings or installation as part of large projects

This is a Monday to Friday (8am - 4.30pm) position, though some flexibility will be required.


What We're Looking For

As a Project Engineer, you will utilise your experience in project delivery on a daily basis and will ideally be:

  • PMI, PRINCE2 or equivalent certified
  • Able to use Microsoft Project, or equivalent project management software to report on project progress
  • Experienced working with AutoCAD or similar design software to product design specifications
  • Qualified and able to assess machine safety

We’re not all the same at Greencore and our differences help us to make every day taste better for all our stakeholders. We truly put our people at the core and are proud of our diversity.


If this sounds like you join us, grow with Greencore and be a part of driving our future success.


What You'll Get in Return

  • Competitive salary and job-related benefits
  • Holidays
  • Pension up to 8% matched
  • Company share save scheme
  • Greencore Qualifications
  • Exclusive Greencore employee discount platform

Throughout your time at Greencore, you will be supported with on the job training and development opportunities to further your career.