Shift Engineer

Are you a passionate, dedicated Shift Engineer looking for a rewarding career supporting our Production teams in driving forward profitability and growth in our business.

What’s it all about?

We have great opening to join our Biggleswade team on a permanent basis.  Reporting to the Engineering Manager.

Shift Pattern: Panama Shift Pattern (3's and 2's - days and nights).

This role involves the maintenance, timely repairs using root cause analysis, and continuous improvement of manufacturing equipment and plant and facilities to ensure the delivery of production volumes and efficiencies within an environment that puts the safety of its people and food as a priority.

You will be working closely with the production department to identify and resolve safety, quality, or downtime issues with assets in a timely manner.  In addition, the completion and updating of proactive maintenance tasks is a vita part of the role.

What does "great" look like?

The Right Person
  • You will need to have great judgement, the ability to diagnose and repair the equipment, as well as taking a long-term view in identifying improvements. 
  • You will also have a good understanding of PLC’s.
  • You will be motivated to make a difference everyday with the ability to operate successfully in a fast-changing environment whilst refusing to accept poor standards.
What we can offer:
  • Bonus scheme
  • Pension match funded up to 10% of gross salary
  • On-site parking
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Staff shop
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At Jordans Dorset Ryvita, our brands have great credentials in environmental sustainability and working with farmers to protect the countryside. Our brands are naturally delicious and sold internationally. We’re also a friendly bunch who support each other to do the very best we can and make JDR a great place to work.

Jordans Dorset Ryvita is part of Associated British Foods (ABF), a diversified international food, ingredients and retail group, employing 128,000 employees worldwide.

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We are committed to equal treatment and opportunities and believe in building a diverse and inclusive organisation that is representative of our communities and supports the needs of our consumers, customers and stakeholders.

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Closing date for applications: 16 September 2022
Position: Full-Time
Location: Biggleswade

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