The Kraft Heinz Company is one of the largest food and beverage companies in the world, with eight $1 billion+ brands and global sales of approximately $25 billion. We’re a globally trusted producer of high-quality, great-tasting, and nutritious foods for over 150 years. Our brands are truly global, with products produced and marketed in over 40 countries. These beloved products include condiments and sauces, cheese and dairy, meals, meats, refreshment beverages, coffee, infant and nutrition products, and numerous other grocery products in a portfolio of more than 200 legacy and emerging brands.
We spark joy around mealtime with our iconic brands, including Heinz, Kraft, Bull's-Eye, HP, Lea and Perrins, Quero, ABC, Master, Banquete, Plasmon, Orlando, Benedicta, Honig, Pudliszki, Wattie’s among others.
No matter the brand, we’re united under one vision: To sustainably grow by delighting more consumers globally . Bringing this vision to life is our team of 39,000+ food lovers, creative thinkers, and high performers worldwide. Together, we help provide meals to those in need through our global partnership with Rise Against Hunger. We also stand committed to responsible, sustainable practices that extend to every facet of our business, our consumers, and our communities. Every day, we’re transforming the food industry with bold thinking and unprecedented results. If you share our passion – and are ready to create the future, build a legacy, and lead as a global citizen – there’s only one thing to do: join our table and let’s make life delicious!
Our Culture of Ownership, Meritocracy & Collaboration
We're not afraid to think differently. Embrace new ideas. Dream big. We empower our people at every level – from entry-level intern to senior leader – to own their work. We share a responsibility to think like Owners – to be mindful of the collective and sustained success of Kraft Heinz – which we apply to every situation, every day. As part of Kraft Heinz, you're supported to grow and achieve. You’re expected to bring your authentic self to work every day, to lead with humility, and drive outstanding performance at every level – and you’ll be rewarded. You’re given opportunities to leave a mark and build a legacy. But you won’t do it alone. You’re supported by passionate teammates along the way, and our collective, collaborative spirit fuels our incredible progress.
Kraft Heinz, The Company
As one of the world’s largest food and beverage companies, we are proud to spark joy around mealtimes with a global portfolio of more than 200 brands. Some are iconic brands like Philadelphia Cream Cheese, Kraft Peanut Butter, Kraft Dinner and Heinz Ketchup. Others are fast growing new sensations that defy status quo like CRAVE. No matter the brand, we are united under one vision To Be the Best Food Company, Growing a Better World . Bringing this vision to life are our 36,000+ teammates around the world, making food people love.
Together, we help provide meals to those in need through our global partnership and commitment with Rise Against Hunger. And we also stand committed to sustainability, and the health of our planet and its people.
Every day, we are transforming the food industry with bold thinking and unprecedented results. If you’re passionate like us - and ready to create the future, build on a storied legacy, and participate as a conscientious global citizen - there’s one thing to do join us.
Our Culture of Ownership, Meritocracy and Collaboration
We’re not afraid to think differently. Embrace new ideas. Dream big. It all comes down to the way we empower our people to own their work. It’s true Our employees are our competitive advantage.
As part of the Kraft Heinz family you’re supported to grow and achieve. You’re recognized and rewarded for outstanding performance at every level. You’re given the opportunity to leave your mark and build legacies. But you won’t do it alone. This is where our values and teamwork thrives and collaborative spirit fuels every day.
About the Position
In the factory in Telford we produce our food service products. As Reliability Engineer you are part of the Manufacturing Team of our Site in Telford. The role reports into the Engineering manager. You will partner with production team on site to provide pro-active maintenance and technical support to the operations and engineering team. The role also involves leading a robust engineering team to provide proactive thinking and behaviours to minimise downtime on the plant.
Develop and execute the preventative maintenance plan within agreed time scales and are optimised to minimise expenditure
Use SAP to develop a planned maintenance strategy.
Use root cause analysis techniques using collected data supporting equipment failures and systems to reduce line down time.
Comply with all work place health and safety and food quality regulations to ensure timely closure of agreed corrective actions
Coach the line engineers and operators to improve the knowledge across the site
Deliver innovation and continuous improvement to reduce downtime caused by maintenance and equipment failures
Manage part of the engineering and maintenance spend, identifying cost reduction opportunities
Departmental engineering contractor management
Manage minor Capital Projects to completion
Develop cross functional relationships with internal customers and suppliers to maximise the effectiveness of the manufacturing function
Professional Attributes (examples, choose max 5)
At Kraft Heinz you’ll easily be exposed to senior management, no matter your level. Therefore, it’s important you have excellent communication skills, to deal with all kinds of different stakeholders.
Confident / Ability to give pushback
You’re a go getter, you’re not easily thrown off your game, not even when you get resistance.
You’re able to bounce back after a disappointment or set back, big or small. And always continue to move onward & upward.
Ability to Simplify
We like to keep it simple. And to execute fast. Your ability to simplify will be highly appreciated, when you provide simple solutions dealing with complex challenges.
You don’t only focus on your own results, but always do what’s best for the company.
You don’t get easily stressed by pressure, on the opposite, a demanding and dynamic environment is what keeps you energized.
Recognised Engineering qualification is essential, HNC/HND/degree desirable.
Minimum of 5 years manufacturing experience ideally FMCG
Some knowledge TPM/Lean Manufacturing tools and techniques
Competent on MS office software
Siemens S7 experience desirable
What we offer you
An ambitious employer; we only want to do the best for you;
A fast career track like only few other companies can match;
A competitive salary and excellent bonus structure (above market);
Permanent contract; for we believe in doing big bets on people;
Always room for new ideas; if you have an excellent idea, please let us know and we can set it in action!