The Role

Hain Daniels are recruiting for a Shift Engineer to join our Soup factory in Grimsby. The successful Engineer will be responsible for attending breakdowns promptly and ensuring all work orders and planned maintenance tasks are completed. You will be responsible for delivering training and support to move towards minor maintenance tasks being undertaken by operator level functions. As a Shift Engineer you will be a key player in the operational team ensuring optimum production asset availability through: Development and implementation of action plans to address root cause of all failures and supporting continuous improvement initiatives. Shift pattern is 2 Days, 2 Nights (12 hour shifts).

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensure that performance of plant is maintained at agreed levels – aim of 100%.
  • Checks include start up, line set (safety, operations, technical and engineering), routine maintenance in accordance with manufacturer’s schedules, complete relevant documentation.
  • Support production, with ideas and initiative’s to optimise line efficiency
  • Plan and complete tasks for self from PPM and Manufacturers schedules
  • To be a role model for the Operatives in assisting and driving the agreed standards with shift and site managers

What you will need for the role / what it will take

The successful candidate must have a relevant engineering qualification and experience of FMCG operations (Preferably Food). You must be experienced with PLC fault finding/diagnostics along with a strong health and safety ethic and HACCP would be beneficial. We are looking for someone who has strong communications skills, able to work within a team, or on own initiative with a positive can do attitude.

About Us / what we do:

At our Grimsby site, we manufacture fresh soups and ready meals, for our own brands, under licence, and private label products. We offer the widest range of delicious soups, so their always something to look forwards to. Crafted with the finest produce, soup still remains a favourite meal in many of our homes. We’ve been making delicious soups for over 30 years with taste, health and nutrition remaining the heart of what we do.    

Why join us?

At Hain Daniels we’ve developed a real recipe for success: we create tasty food and drinks with goodness at their core, and work with some incredible brands whose ethos is the same as ours. At the core of everything we do are our people: without them, we simply wouldn’t be a market-leading food and drink specialist.

The typical Hain Daniels employee is friendly, hard-working and passionate about what they do. And by showing such commitment to us, we reward our team members with a lovely place to work and the chance to achieve their potential; with plenty of opportunities for personal development. we offer generous pay and a genuine opportunity to help the business grow.