Engineering Manager Positions

1 based at Leicester, 1 based at Blackburn
21 Jan 2013
21 Feb 2013
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

Engineering Manager Positions

1 based at Leicester, 1 based at Blackburn


We have an exciting opportunity for 2 Engineering Managers to join the Raisio Group, working in the Big Bear Confectionery Division.  1 of the roles is based at our Blackburn site and the other at our Leicester (Fox’s Confectionery) operation, reporting into the relevant site Operations Manager.

Big Bear is the home of some of the nation’s favourite confectionery brands, as well as being one of the foremost suppliers of Retailer Brand confectionery to the UK confectionery market.

These are new roles for each site and you will be joining at a pivotal stage in our growth.

You will responsible for providing an efficient and effective engineering service to your site, through the strong and effective management of a team of engineers. People management forms a major part of this role, so you must have and be able to demonstrate extensive experience supervising / autonomy of a strong engineering team. Particular emphasis in the recruitment process will be placed on your performance management and people development experience.

Ideally we would like you to have multi skilled engineering experience but this is not essential. An FMCG background with knowledge of packing and process machinery is a must.

We are able to offer you a competitive salary and benefits.

Please send a full CV, including a full covering letter setting out your salary expectations and site preference by clicking the Apply Now button.

Due to the high number of applicants we receive for our roles, we are unable to reply to everyone individually. If you do not hear anything from us, within 2 weeks of sending in your details please assume that you have been unsuccessful in your application.


Monday 8th Feb 2013