Engineering Team Leader (2962/156v)

Salary: £ competitive basic salary + benefits
Location: Gainsborough
Reference: 2962/156v
Benefits: Benefits

Job Title                            Engineering Team Leader

Location                           Gainsborough, Lincolnshire

Salary                                 £ competitive basic salary + benefits


Reporting to the Maintenance Controller, the successful applicant will be responsible for leading 3 teams of two Engineers working day shifts and a night shift, who respond to production breakdowns if necessary, carry out planned preventative maintenance on production equipment and site services, prioritise fault finding and carry out general repairs on site.


The successful applicant will establish priorities for the teams and will be responsible for ensuring the maintenance activities are achieved timely and effectively. The job holder will also carry out required maintenance activities, prioritise fault finding and will also be required to carry out general repairs on site.


The normal working week will be based on 40 hours working Monday through to Friday on day shifts. However, the job holder will need to be flexible when required, as the 2 teams of Engineers working day shifts work across 7 days a week and the team of night Engineers work from Sunday night through to Thursday night.


The successful applicant will be qualified in Mechanical Engineering with a good knowledge of Electrical Engineering or qualified in Electrical Engineering with a good knowledge of Mechanical Engineering.


Knowledge of health and safety and previous experience within a poultry production or fast-moving food manufacturing environment will be advantageous.

We deliver fresh food as part of our friendly team – and enjoy some tasty rewards We`re looking for organised, hard-working people to join the Noble Foods Agriculture Team. As a Farm Manager you will work in a cutting-edge organisation where you`ll help us get thousands of eggs (or other foods) to customers nationwide. It`s all about working together to meet targets and ensure the job gets done. That means you need to be good with people and brilliant in a team. You`ll also need to know about Health & Safety as well as Food Hygiene. We`ll expect you to follow hygiene standards, minimise waste and keep a close eye on food quality.

Why Noble Foods? It`s a chance to be part of an innovative, fast-moving business with a £600m+ turnover – and very humble beginnings. Our story started in 1920 when William Dean sold eggs door to door from a basket. A hundred years later, we`re providing major stores and businesses with a range of much-loved brands. They include Big & Fresh, Heritage Breeds, Purely Organic and The Happy Egg Co., Britain`s market leader. Noble Foods also includes the Gü Puds Group, creators of drop-dead gorgeous desserts. Our Milling Division manufactures around 750,000 tonnes of feed every year from five feed mills, supplying poultry and pig feed to livestock producers throughout the UK, as well as being able to supply home mixers with straight raw materials. To our Poultry Division where we process spent hens, chickens and broiler breeders to meet the highest standards required by our customers and the RSPCA, so concern for hen welfare is central to everything we do.


We offer a range of appetising benefits plus training and development in return for your hard work:

  • Pension
  • Special staff prices for eggs (a reduced rate per dozen)
  • Staff offers on chicken
  • PerkBox – a range of discounted items including cinema tickets and a free drink of your choice per month from a High Street Coffee retailer
  • Enhanced holiday scheme, which increases with length of service
  • Sick Pay Scheme above statutory minimum, increasing with length of service (after qualifying period)


If you wish to apply for this role please click on the apply button with a copy of your up to date CV in word format quoting ref number 2962/156. All direct or third party applications will be directed to our outsourced resourcing Partners, Veritas Partnership Ltd.

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