Production Engineer

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Date: 02-Feb-2017

Location: Penrith, GB, CA11 9FB

Company: Greggs Plc

Join the family

We believe in growing together – as a united team and working towards the achievement of our vision which is to be a winning brand in the food-on-the-go market.  Greggs is a much loved and trusted brand with a strong traditional bakery heritage.  Our people are what makes our business successful.
 
We aim to provide our people with a great place to work, where they feel valued by listening, developing and rewarding them.

Pay Rates

Hourly Rates: Circa £37,000

Shift Pattern and Contracted Hours

Hours:45

Shifts: Predominantly Monday - Friday, working 1 Saturday in 3. Covering hours of 6am - 10pm on a 3 week rota pattern.

Contract:Permanent

Job Description

Our bakeries are ingenious feats of engineering. Led by the Engineering Manager and working alongside a close-knit team, you’ll split your time between stopping problems before they happen with meticulous maintenance, and reacting to breakdowns quickly and effectively. Positive and enthusiastic, you will easily engage with the site teams, monitor plant performance and help to improve our processes, all in line with our policies and procedures. 

Skills

  • Educated to a minimum ONC standard or equivalent (with an understanding of how a Bakery Engineering function works)
  • A recognised apprenticeship in an electrical/mechanical discipline
  • Proven fault finding expertise on a variety of complex equipment ideally within the food industry
  • Experience of working to planned maintenance schedules
  • Multi-skilled with an electrical bias
  • Legal entitlement to work in the UK (e.g. Valid VISA or Work Permit for non EEC residents).

Benefits

  • Our Greggs Employee Staff Discount Scheme is very generous, offering you up to 50% off our food
  • Your holiday entitlement starts with 21 days, in addition to bank holidays, which increases with service up to a maximum of 30 days after 25 years’ service. (Pro-rata for part time)
  • After 6 months service you may be eligible for our profit share scheme where the company distributes 10% of its profits and allows you to share in the success of the business
  • You will receive free life assurance after 1 years continuous service.  This is a death in service benefit which provides a lump sum payment equal to one years’ salary
  • You will automatically join our Greggs pension scheme which is a fantastic way to save for your retirement and allows you to benefit from employer contributions and tax advantages

Other benefits include:

  • Share Save and Share Incentive Schemes
  • Childcare Vouchers
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Healthcare Plans
  • Cycle to Work Scheme

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