Applications Close: 22nd Dec Assessment Centre: Jan/Feb 24
Start Date: September 24
Starting Salary: £27,000 + £1,000 one-off signing on bonus
On our new 3-year Engineering Graduate programme you will develop the skills and knowledge to become either an Engineering Maintenance Manager, Engineering Project Manager or Site Services Manager. You will work as part of a team or alone, depending on the task. On a daily basis you will interact with other technicians and engineers, as well as with operational and site teams, and colleagues from Technical, Development, Finance & Planning. You will get involved in technical performance reviews and continuous improvement activities. You will learn how to employ engineering practices that ensure food safety in line with food safety legislation, keeping machinery and equipment running to meet production needs and outputs. You will ensure that our practices comply with food safety, health, and safety, environmental, sustainability, and engineering regulations and standards, as well as taking account of business operation considerations such as cost and service level agreements.
o Achieved, or are expected to achieve, at least a 2:2 in an Engineering-based Degree
o Three months' work experience
o An existing ‘right to work’ in the UK, (minimum 3 years from September 2023) - we are unable to sponsor visas as part of the programme
o A clearly articulated motivation to progress your career in the food industry.
o Flexibility to complete three 12-month placements at three different locations across the UK, (we will try to accommodate your preferences).
o To align to the Bakkavor Values and represent a good value fit to our organisation
We're probably the biggest name you've never heard of. You've almost certainly eaten our food - you just didn't realise it! As global leaders in the fresh prepared food industry with over 16,000 employees, we create innovative products, including meals, soups, dips, salads, desserts, pizzas and bread for customers including Tesco, M&S, Sainsbury's….
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