We know about food!

Pilgrim’s Pride is the UK’s leading food solutions business, supplying all major food retailers, wholesalers and foodservice companies with a wide range of quality meat products. If you have an appetite for more, this could be the role for you.

Delivering business success through our people
We are looking to recruit multi skilled engineer to work on 4 on 4 off (days/nights) shift pattern who ideally have worked in FMCG in a food manufacturing environment.

Key tasks include

Set up, changeover, operate machinery, other equipment and tools in the area within standard operating procedures to achieve required outputs and quality.
Carry out a range of manual tasks and activities and ensure all tasks are finished within permitted time frames.
Check and monitor processes making recommendations for any adjustments necessary to achieve process specification.
Production efficiency and engineering downtime
Completion of PPM while adhering schedules
Complete daily engineering work report sheets.
Run and understand various reports mechanical guidance sheets as required.
Clean and tidy work areas so that hygiene and health and safety standards are maintained, and undertake straightforward hygiene tasks.
Reports faults so they can be put right quickly to keep downtime to a minimum.

Reports & repairs faults so they can be put right quickly to keep downtime to a minimum.
Report any hazards immediately to the Area Leader.

Help solve problems and make suggestions for improvement so that better ways of doing jobs are identified and implemented.
To work as part of a team and operate more complex machinery and equipment.

Desirable attributes

City & Guilds or equivalent engineering qualification.
Understand of engineering and systems.
Solid understanding of pneumatics and hydraulics.
Good problem solving skills
Good communicator
Practical / manual handling skills
Basic H&S awareness
Basic Food Safety Awareness
Ability to learn and be trained in required skills
Ability to work independently

To perform engineering functions within capability or area of expertise.

Our people really make the difference

• Determination

• Simplicity

• Availability

• Humility

• Sincerity

• Discipline

• Ownership

What We bring to the table

As an international organisation, we pride ourselves on creating high quality food and exceed many recognised industry standards. We care about our people and offer an excellent package including:

• Life insurance and pension to all of our employees

• Wellbeing activities and support, including mini health MOT’s, fruity Friday and more

• Learning opportunities

• Competitive holiday entitlement

• Long service awards

• Subsidised restaurant or vending machines at the majority of our sites

• Discounted staff shop at many of our sites

• On site free parking

• Discounts on retail, food, cinema, travel and much more

If you are as serious about food as we are and ready to help us make a difference, we would like to hear from you.

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