Reliability Engineer

Posted 25 March 2024
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Engineering / Maintenance
Job FunctionOperations
Contact NameSamantha Calvey
Expiry date 25 May 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 in Boston we employ around 400 colleagues and produce ready to eat salads, prepared vegetables and snacks for many of the major retailers such as Coop, Boots, Greggs, Costco, Spar and BOL.

What You’ll Be Doing 

Are you an experienced multiskilled engineer from an FMCG/Food background interested in reliability and continuous improvement? 

As one of our highly skilled reliability engineers you will be responsible for: 

  • Reliability and continuous improvement work across site 

  • Carrying out fault finding, problem solving and planned and preventative maintenance on plant equipment to maximise equipment reliability and performance 

  • Responding to internal customer needs to maximise production time according to given priorities 

  • Complying with food safety standards and controls to ensure all work is carried out correctly and safely 

  • Completing all necessary documentation ensuring that it is kept accurate and is audit ready 

  • Identify and recommend opportunities for improvements to promote Health & Safety and/or operational efficiency and effectiveness 

  • Maintenance on a range of manufacturing/production/packaging machinery 

Shift Pattern: 3s and 2s – Permanent Days 

What We’re Looking For 

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. 

As one of our maintenance engineers you will: 

  • Be an apprentice trained engineer with a formal engineering qualification 

  • Experience and knowledge of reliability performance indicators, OEE, MTBF, MTTR, failures rates etc 

  • Has experience working with computers – specifically a working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) 

  • Utilise a proactive approach, with a willingness to learn and develop 

  • Have experience in electrical and mechanical fault finding 

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 

  • Access to a full Wellbeing Centre platform 

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