Food Manufacturing Jobs

Food Manufacturing Jobs Food manufacturing and Food Production is the UK’s largest manufacturing and production sector with a turnover of £80billion a year, employing over 500,000 people.

Given it is home to some of the biggest brands in the world (Cadbury and Mars for example) it’s no surprise that food manufacturer jobs and Food Production Jobs are now regarded as some of the most sought after careers in the country.

Food manufacturing jobs and jobs in food production entails the manufacturing, packing and distribution of every food item you can think of: baked beans, canned soup, chocolate bars and bottles of beer. You name it, somewhere in the UK there is a food manufacturer producing your favourite foods.

We all need to eat of course, so it’s relatively unaffected by the recent economic challenges meaning jobs in food manufacturing and food production can offer job security, better than average levels of remuneration and fantastic career opportunities. It’s for these reasons that such jobs are proving such an attraction for people with transferable skills looking at careers in food manufacturing and food production.

Senior Food manufacturing jobs and food production jobs are generally aimed at people that hold a technical, engineering or science related qualification but not necessarily to degree level either. There is a lot of food production and food manufacturing recruitment aimed at graduates and apprentices right now and with good reason. The industry needs 20,000 food apprenticeships in place in the next decade and most food manufacturing jobs and food production jobs aimed at those leaving education for example will automatically involve on-going, high-quality training schemes ranging from NVQ levels 1&2 for new starters to Institute of Leadership and Management Levels 3-5 for graduates and existing managers keen to develop their skills.

As well as on the job training, preparing people to be tomorrows food industry leaders. But don’t think it’s easy. Most food factories are operating 365 days a year around the clock meaning hard work is the order of the day for jobs in food production and manufacturing so expect to work awkward shift patterns including the dreaded night shift. In return expect a rewarding, lifelong food career. Food manufacturing jobs and Jobs in Food production vary and include packers & pickers, manufacturing team leaders, FLMs (front line managers) all the way up to manufacturing managers and directors.

So, if you think you could handle working in a chocolate factory all day, helping to produce some of the world’s favourite sweet treats register with, we truly are the home of UK food manufacturing recruitment.

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  • Production Manager

    Enfield, London £26,000 - £29,000 p/a depending on experience The London Halal Meat Company Ltd T/A HBH Foods

    As a production manager, you'll be involved with the planning, coordination and control of manufacturing processes...

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  • NPD Manager

    South East England £negotiable Blue Spark

    Are you an accomplished and motivated NPD Managerready looking to take your next career step with one of the UK’s best companies?

  • Stock Taker - Days

    Nottinghamshire, Worksop Negotiable Greencore Group

    Want a permanent job with weekly pay? Interested in joining a company that offers fantastic career opportunities and has people at the core?

  • Lead Planner - Food Factory

    Thatcham, Berkshire Competitive salary, discretionary bonus, pension and more English Provender Company

    We are looking for a detail oriented and confident Lead planner for our Retail Sector. You will be an excellent communicator and multi-tasker with ...

  • Senior Nightshift Supervisor

    North Yorkshire up to £32000 per annum + benefits Magenta International Ltd

    This is a new role on the night shift. Our Client is committed to recruiting, developing and retaining employees. As part of this commitment they a...

  • Assistant QC Manager

    Northampton £22000 - £25000 per annum, Benefits: benefits Scantec Personnel Ltd

    A leading FMCG Food manufacturing group is currently seeking an Assistant QC Manager to join their team on a permanent basis. The successful Assi...

  • Production Manager

    Ayrshire £45,000 - 50,000 KPI Recruitment Ltd

    This food manufacturer has a great opportunity for a driven individual to join a company passionate about their products.

  • Production Shift Manager

    Fife £34,000 - 35,000 KPI Recruitment Ltd

    Due to their rapid expansion we have an excellent and immediate opportunity for a Production Shift Manager to join our clients business.

  • Production Team Leader

    Fife £25,000 - 26,000 KPI Recruitment Ltd

    The purpose of the role is to effectively lead, develop and manage your team to ensure the delivery of key results and achieve set targets.

  • Production Manager

    Fife £40,000 - £45,000 KPI Recruitment Ltd

    Our client, a manufacturer of high-quality products in Fife, is currently looking to recruit a Production Manager to join their successful team.

  • Production Supervisor x 2

    Lancashire £20,000 - £25,000 KPI Recruitment Ltd

    My Client, a successful UK food manufacturing firm, is seeking to strengthen their team with the appointment of two Production Supervisors.

  • Interim Shift Manager

    Fife Daily rate £200 - £250 KPI Recruitment Ltd

    Our client, a manufacturer of high-quality products in Fife, is currently looking to recruit a Shift Manager to join their successful team.

  • Production Leaders

    London (Greater) £20,000 - £25,000 KPI Recruitment Ltd

    We are recruiting for our established food production client, based in East London, who need a couple of Production Leaders to join their team.

  • Department Manager

    Angus £25,000 - 30,000 KPI Recruitment Ltd

    Our client is a leading food manufacturer in their area. They are currently looking for a Department Manager to join their team.

  • Production Manager

    Dorset £35,000 - 40,000 KPI Recruitment Ltd

    A family run supplier and exporter of fresh food is looking to add a Production Manager to its busy team at their Dorset factory.

  • Production Manager

    Angus £35,000 - 45,000 KPI Recruitment Ltd

    Our client is a leading food manufacturer in their area. They are currently looking for a Production Manager to join their team.

  • Electrical Engineer

    Lancashire £Negotiable Clear Edge Search & Selection

    This large food manufacturer supply own label products directly to both retail and food service customers.

  • Operations Manager

    Yorkshire and the Humber £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus Elevation Recruitment

    Excellent opportunity for an experienced Operations Manager to join a growing business, with genuine prospects to step up to General Manager level ...

  • Operations Manager

    North West England £55000 - £65000 per annum Elevation Recruitment

    Elevation FMCG are recruiting for an Operations Manager role for our client in The North West of England, a multi-site food manufacturing business ...

  • Continuous Improvement Manager

    Merseyside £40000 - £45000 per annum Elevation Recruitment

    Elevation FMCG are currently recruiting for a Continuous Improvement Manager for our client, a leading food manufacturing business based in the Mer...

  • Shift Production Manager

    England, Merseyside £40000 - £45000 per annum Elevation Recruitment

    Elevation FMCG are currently recruiting for a Shift Production Manager in the Merseyside area. My client is a well-known FMCG manufacturing busines...

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