Site Facilities Engineer

Posted 05 February 2024
Salary Competitive
LocationEast London
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Engineering / Maintenance
Job FunctionOperations
Contact NameUmar Abowath
Expiry date 19 May 2024

Job description


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

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 Bow, we have a team of around 800 colleagues. We produce sandwiches, wraps, platters, sub rolls and salads for some of the biggest retailers in the UK including Sainsbury’s, Co-op, Asda, Morrisons and BP Wild Bean Café.


What you'll be doing

We are looking to recruit a site services engineer to join our site at Bow. 

Your responsibilities will include, but not be limited to: 


Looking after the following site services: 

  • Effluent Plant 
  • Compressed Air 
  • Boilers 
  • Pipework & Service distribution 
  • Refrigeration Plant 
  • Water Supply 
  • HVac 

You will form part of the onsite Engineering Team and be reporting to the Site Services Manager. 


Other Responsibilities 

  • Be responsible for refurbishments and fabrications work on associated equipment to maintain the overall sites safety, operation, and efficiency. 
  • Co-ordinating and supervision of contractors working on site ensuring safe systems of work (SSOW) and permit to work (PTW) adherence. 
  • Assisting and implementing of key capital projects. 
  • Routine maintenance of critical plant. 

This role is a Monday to Friday, days based position although flexibility will be required to work outside of standard hours if needed. 


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 Site Services Engineers, you will have: 

  • Have an understanding and proven track record within facilities maintenance 
  • Possess experience of electrical distribution, compressors, boilers, effluent treatment 
  • Ability to communicate effectively with a diverse range of people, auditors, senior managers, factory operatives 
  • A methodical and logical approach 
  • Self-motivated but able to work within a small team 

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.