Greencore Group

Maintenance Engineers

12 Jun 2019
10 Jul 2019
Ms Katy Cross
Business Sector
Other Business Sector
Contract Type

Are you a multi-skilled Engineer looking to work for an international manufacturer of convenience foods in a technically challenging and varied role.

As an Engineer, your key focus will be to carry out the day to day maintenance tasks and site repairs to assist operations in achieving maximum productivity.



Our engineers work a 4 on, 4 off rotating days and nights.

Main responsibilities

Within your role as an Engineer, you will carry out basic fault finding and planned preventative maintenance on the production line equipment to rectify any minor faults.


You will adhere to maintenance machinery schedules to ensure all issues and resolutions are fully documented at all times.  At the end of each shift you will be responsible for completing the Engineering logbook to record any stock removed from the Engineering stores to ensure accurate stock control and audit readiness.

Ideal candidate

As a multi-skilled Engineer it is imperative that you are a time-served accredited apprentice or have equivalent experience with appropriate certification.  You will have previous experience of working within an FMCG environment, hopefully within the food arena and as such will bring with you an excellent understanding of the maintenance of Engineering Systems.


Great communication skills for this role are key as you will need to ensure you consult with the Operations team to confirm they are fully aware of engineering activities and schedules.



Not only will you be working for one of the country's leading food manufacturers, you'll also get to work for a company that really does put people at the core.

About the company

Greencore is a leading manufacturer of convenience food in the UK. It supplies grocery and other retailers including all of the major UK supermarkets. The Group has strong market positions in a range of categories including sandwiches, sushi, salads, chilled ready meals, chilled soups and sauces, chilled quiche, ambient sauces and pickles, and frozen Yorkshire Puddings.


On an annual basis, Greencore manufactures around 706 million sandwiches and other food to go products, 144 million chilled prepared meals, and 226 million bottles of cooking sauces, pickles and condiments. The Group carries out around 7,500 deliveries to stores each day.



Greencore has 15 world-class manufacturing sites in the UK, with industry-leading technology and supply chain capabilities. The Group has an annual turnover of ca.£1.5bn, employs approximately 11,300 people and is headquartered in Dublin, Ireland.



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