Hovis is one of the UK’s leading food brands. In fact, it’s worth over £300m in retail sales. In a very competitive crowd, we’ve continued to demonstrate category leading product innovation and quality. Our brand heritage and most recent performance is testament to this.
Unsurprisingly, we have bold ambitions for our business and brand. We’re now searching for a Multi Skilled Engineer ready to play a key role in the next chapter of our journey.
**OPPORTUNITIES FOR PROGRESSION AND COMPETITIVE SALARIES WITH STRUCTURED PAY INCREASES, SUBJECT TO SKILLS ASSESSMENTS**
Carry out pro-active and reactive maintenance activities across a wide variety of automated production equipment.
Carry out improvement projects and installations of new equipment.
Support capital projects to integrate new equipment and refurbishments
Liaise with the Engineering FLM to ensure departmental KPIs and factory targets are met.
Use CMMS to manage daily work activities.
Input ideas and take an active role in team briefings and communication meetings.
Make suitable recommendations for continuous improvement.
Recognised Engineering apprenticeship minimum NVQ 3
The ability to work with others effectively as well as alone
Display confidence and initiative in daily duties
Have an understanding of the Production aspect of our business and the impact of Engineering services
Ability to manage daily workload in accordance with tight production timelines
Must display excellent communication skills
Bakery or food industry experience
HNC Electrical / Mechanical
Lean training / CI
PLC – Allen Bradley
Location: Based in Bradford
Type of role: Full Time, Permanent, 4 on 4 off shift pattern of 2 days/2 nights
Reporting to: Front Line Manager, Engineering
Applicants must have the right to work in the UK.