Shop Maintenance Engineer

Date: 30-Apr-2021

Location: Slough, GB, SL1 1BY

Company: Greggs Plc

Vacancy Details

We are currently recruiting for a Shop Maintenance Engineer to be based in the Slough area.  The position is Full Time and permanent

The ideal person for this position will ideally be an apprentice trained electrician or qualified to a minimum of C&G 2365 with a practical electrical background or NVQ Level 3 supporting qualification and multi skilled in other building trades.

You will be provided with a company vehicle and with a company tool kit and given a range of training relative to Greggs.


Salary: Up to £38,543 per annum dependent upon skills level and qualifications.


Job Description

Reporting to the Area Maintenance Manager, you will be responsible for:

  • Carrying out preventative, routine and emergency maintenance work on the building fabric and equipment within our shops, this includes working on a range of catering equipment and refrigeration units and making sure the work is carried out to the highest possible standards.
  • Carrying out regular and varied maintenance work, day-to-day repair of shop equipment, fixtures and fittings including electrical repairs and modifications.
  • To deliver on maintenance KPIs through planned, preventative and predictive maintenance.
  • To ensure correct operation and completion of Computer Aided Facilities Management system, including time recording, analysis and development.
  • To provide a first class, flexible, adaptable, responsive service, ensuring courtesy and attentiveness, with a particular focus on customer satisfaction.

Shift Pattern and Contracted Hours

45 hours per week, working 5 out of 7 days on a rota basis between 6.30 am and 8.30 pm which will include 2 in 4 weekends and 3 Bank Holidays per annum.


The successful candidate for the role would preferably have previous experience working on catering/refrigeration equipment with an electrical bias and some form of electrical qualification.

  • Must be Multi Skilled and able to work unsupervised and be adaptable to take on any tasks relevant to the maintenance of a shop environment.
  • Good organisational skills along with the ability to communicate at all levels.
  • Excellent attention to detail, and the ability to multi-task and carry out a varied workload across all trades on both equipment and property.
  • Should be computer/PDA literate in Microsoft Excel and Word.
  • A Full driving Licence is essential
  • Happy and Flexible to work a day shift pattern.


• Our Greggs Employee 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

• You will receive free life assurance after 1 year’s continuous service.  This is a death in service benefit which provides a lump-sum payment equal to one year’s 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

• Employee Assistance Programme

• Healthcare Plans

Your Application

So, if you want a job working for a great brand with great people, then apply now.  During the application process we’ll keep in touch every step of the way, and if you have any questions then you just need to let us know.  We know how big a decision it is for you to apply for a new job.  Once you do we’ll work hard to keep you up to speed on how your application is progressing.  With your help, we can make your application as quick and as smooth as possible.

To find out more and to take the first step towards being part of the Greggs Family visit our careers site at www.greggsfamily.co.uk