Mechanical Engineer / FMCG Engineer (Manufacturing)

Blackpool Bakery

Job summary

Burton's Biscuit Company
Competitive, plus an increase after probation period is past
133 392
FMCG/Consumer Goods, Food & Drink, Manufacturing
Contract Type:
Full Time
Expiry Date:

About the job

Position: Multi-Skilled Technician (Mechanical Bias)

Location: Blackpool Bakery 

Job type: Full Time, Permanent

Hours: The position is on a Continental Shift Pattern, covering days and nights and working 12 hour shifts

4 week shift pattern below

Week 1: 4 shifts – Monday – Thursday (DDNN)

Week 2: 5 shifts – Tuesday – Sunday (DDNNN)

Week 3: 3 days – Friday – Sunday (DDD)

Week 4: 2 days – Monday – Tuesday (NN)

Salary: Competitive, plus an increase after probation period is past.

Who we are?

We are the home of Jammie Dodgers, Paterson Shortbread, Maryland Cookies and Wagon Wheels to name just a few! We are incredibly lucky to work in the world of making delicious biscuits!

‘We are a more successful and fun place to work when people feel free to be themselves’.

At Burton’s we believe in the power of being authentic and being able to ‘Be Yourself’.

Understanding our customers is crucial to our success, so having a workforce that reflects the diversity of our customers is vital.

As a business we are committed to the continuous improvement of diversity and equality in the workplace and we welcome talented individuals from all backgrounds who share our Pride and Passion for Baking Great Biscuits and snacks.

Burton’s Biscuits is owned by Ferrero and we are proud to be part of such a fantastic and successful business.  The Ferrero Group operates in more than 50 Countries and their products are sold in over 170 Countries.  We are delighted to be part of the Ferrero group which represents over 37,000 employees across the world and has a consolidated turnover of €12.3 billion (2020).

We don’t want to bore you with just a Job description about the role we want to tell you what it’s really like to work for us?

Please also take a look at our Glassdoor page – with a rating of 4.8/5, have a read as to what our current employees are saying about us.

Why work as part of our team?

We are looking for an ambitious Engineer with a Mechanical Bias who is seeking a challenging and rewarding role at the heart of our business at our Blackpool Manufacturing Site.

You will provide a timely and effective engineering service to our customers in production whilst ensuring safety, quality and hygiene standards are met.

What does your typical day look like?

You will support the site engineering requirements, incorporating plants and all associated equipment. You will be responsible for the maintenance and repair on a diverse range of plant and equipment and will be expected to contribute effectively to all planned preventive maintenance across the factory. You will be a time served and qualified mechanical engineer and will have had previous experience in a fast moving/high volume manufacturing environment. 

What are the key ingredients needed for the role?

Ideally candidate will have completed a relevant apprenticeship or hold equivalent qualifications and experience. 

You should possess a sound knowledge of mechanical systems, with experience relevant experience from within a fast-moving environment i.e. manufacturing, logistics, automotive, 

You will need to have good problem solving skills and enjoy solving problems, be a team player and happy to get stuck in and add value from day one

Final part of the mix.

We offer fantastic company benefits, an environment that you will enjoy to work in and genuine development and progression opportunities.

Does this sound like the role for you? Apply by clicking the link.

You may have experience of the following: Multi-Skilled Technician, Multi-Skilled Engineer, Mechanical Engineer, Maintenance Engineer, Mechanical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Maintenance Technician, Engineer, Shift Engineer, Multi-Skilled Shift Engineer, Mechanical Apprentice, Preventative Maintenance, Predictive Maintenance, Production Engineer, Food Manufacturing, Manufacturing, etc.


Ref: 133 392

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