Engineering Team Leader

06 Sep 2019
04 Oct 2019
Food & Drink
Contract Type
Full Time

Engineering Team Leader
Bodmin, Cornwall 

Are you a proactive food manufacturing professional with an electrical engineering qualification? Does the thought of a perfectly crafted Cornish pasty bring tears of pride to your eye? 

If so, this is a fantastic opportunity to join a friendly team of food purveyors and develop a rewarding career as an Engineering Team Leader. 

The Company

With a rich Cornish heritage, our client produces high quality pastry products that are enjoyed and loved by thousands across the UK. 

They are now looking for an Engineering Team Leader to join them in Bodmin and ensure their engineering activities continue to be as high quality as their pastry creations. 

The Perks

- Competitive salary
- Support to build on your existing skill-set
- Welcoming and friendly work environment 
- Support the creation of multi award-winning products 

Since 1988, our client has been passionate about making proper food the proper way. Built on a foundation of honesty, quality and putting their customers first, they have grown from strength to strength and are proud to be the World Cornish Pasty Company Champion 2018.

You’ll be the behind-the-scenes hero of the bakery, making sure that repairs are made and the right parts are available to keep plant and equipment fully operational. 

Our client believes that their people are their best ingredient (not literally, but you get the idea). They’re proud to have retained their Gold Healthy Workplace Award in 2019, which means they put staff wellbeing first and continuously look for ways to make their work environment even better.  

Your Role

As the Engineering Team Leader, you will ensure that our client’s engineering activities are carried out to a high standard. 

Supporting and leading a dedicated team, you’ll ensure that the bakery plant and equipment are maintained and improved where possible. 

Your duties will include: 

- Mentoring and coaching your team to perform at their best
- Ensuring staff work in-line with quality management systems  
- Creating and following standard maintenance procedures 
- Maintaining a planned maintenance/job card system
- Ensuring that the workshop is ready for any internal or external audits

About You

To be considered as the Engineering Team Leader, you will need: 

- Experience in a food manufacturing environment 
- A relevant qualification in electrical engineering 
- The ability to lead and motivate a team 
- To be hard-working, reliable and diligent 
- Great written and verbal communication skills

Ideally, you will have completed Food Safety and Health and Safety training, but this isn't essential, as full training can be provided. 

Other organisations may call this role Production Team Leader, Food Manufacturing Team Leader, Production Supervisor, Maintenance Supervisor, Maintenance Team Leader, Manufacturing Team Leader, Electrical Engineer or Engineer. 

Webrecruit and our clients are equal opportunities employers, value diversity and are strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be. 

So, if you’re an Engineering Team Leader who loves great food as much as our client does, please apply via the button shown. This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit. The services advertised by Webrecruit are those of an Employment Agency. 

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