As Shift Engineer, you’ll be on the front line making sure that equipment runs smoothly to avoid delays and stoppages. It’s a really varied role, and you never know where you’ll be needed next, but you’ll always be ready to spring into action and face any problem you come across, quickly and effectively – with a safety first approach.
The company development chef specialises in the development of new food products.
This normally happens by testing different recipes for products that maintain their flavour, appearance and texture after they’ve been processed, sold by the retailer and then reheated by the customer....
New Product Development technologists work in the food industry to create food that is safe and attractive to customers.
You’re going to be concerned with planning the large scale manufacture of food products and this’ll involve producing samples and designing the processes that will enable these to be made in large quantities without any loss of quality or taste....
You’ll manage the maintenance function in your company which means looking after all the plant and equipment in the company or your part of it.
You’ll have responsibility for leading the maintenance team, preventive maintenance systems, spare parts and stores.
Your job will involve making sure that breakdowns leading to lost production are minimised and everything proceeds smoothly and on schedule.
This means planning, directing and coordinating activities on day to basis.
The role of section leader (sometimes called a supervisor) is one where you provide supervisory management to a maintenance team of fitters, electricians, multi-skilled staff and apprentices.
You’ll provide the link between the operational and administrative parts of the engineering department and will report to the engineering manager or equivalent.
You’ll spend most of your time in the factory overseeing the work being done and taking an active role in repairs when you need to.
You might also be responsible for the upkeep of the factory and its facilities as well so there’s a lot to keep you busy in this role.