Food Manufacturing Jobs

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.

Found 223 jobs in this campaign

  • Production Supervisor

    • England, Essex
    • £28000 - £32000 per annum
    • Zest Recruitment

    Are you tired of the same day to day routine? Are you looking for a new challenge in your production career? This fantastic company is looking fo...


  • Production Team Leader Nights

    • England, Lincolnshire
    • £23000 - £27000 per annum
    • The Sterling Choice Ltd

    Production Team Leader Nights £23,000 - £27,000 LincolnshireHate getting out of bed early? Are you a bit of a night owl?If so I have an opportunity fo


  • Despatch Manager

    • England, Derbyshire
    • £35000 - £40000 per annum
    • The Sterling Choice Ltd

    Despatch Manager £35,000 - £40,000 DerbyshireA fantastic opportunity has risen for a Despatch Manager to join a growing FMCG manufacturing company. Yo


  • Production Manager, Food Manufacturing

    • England, County Durham
    • £33000 - £35000 per annum
    • The Sterling Choice Ltd

    Production Manager, Food ManufacturingCounty Durham£33,000 - £35,000 How do you fancy heading up a new and rapidly expanding food manufacturing site w


  • Production Manager

    • East Midlands Region
    • c. £32,500
    • B3 Jobs Ltd

    What happens next? On applying for this job, you consent to b3 jobs ltd holding your details on file to be able to contact you about your job searc...


  • Engineering Team Leader

    • EN3 7XG, Enfield
    • Competitive Salary & Excellent Benefits
    • Warburtons

    Are you already a Charge Hand, Lead Engineer, Engineering Team Leader or a multi-skilled Engineer at the top of your game?  Due to an internal prom...


  • Line Performance Manager

    • YO91 1XY, York
    • £Completive Salary plus potential of 8% bonus and additional benefits
    • Nestle UK Ltd

    A fantastic opportunity for a talented, driven individual to join our Nestlé Confectionery Factory as a Line Performance Manager...



    • SA40 9QE, Llanybydder
    • £Competitive
    • Dunbia

    We are currently looking to recruit general operatives to work in the production areas of the Llanybydder site..


  • Maintenance Engineer

    • Oxfordshire
    • Upto £40,000 plus benefits
    • Silver Stone Search & Selection Ltd

    Working for one of UKs leading food manufacturers in their field, producing some of the most recognisable products. Currently undergoing a period o...


  • Production Team Leader (Nights)

    • London (Greater)
    • c. £20,000
    • B3 Jobs Ltd

    Production Team Leader (Nights) Job ref: 62144 | c. £20,000 | Greater London The company You will be working for a well-established, forward thinki...


  • Production Operative

    • TF1 7EU, Telford
    • £8.21 per hour + Benefits, with the chance of progression
    • Evolution Foods

    Our growth has come from our continued commitment to our customers and means we are looking for a Production Operative to join our team...

  • Production Team Leader

    • London (Greater)
    • £20,000
    • B3 Jobs Ltd

    Production Team Leader Job ref: 62113 | £20,000 | Greater London The company You will be working for a well-established, forward thinking business ...


  • Production Shift Manager

    • England, Essex
    • £35000 - £40000 per annum
    • Zest Recruitment

    Hands on and hard working...Are you the kind of manager that 1. Prefers to manage from a behind a desk or 2. Get stuck right in the middle of thing...

  • Operations Manager

    • Wales, South Wales
    • £47000 - £53000 per annum
    • The Sterling Choice Ltd

    Are you an ambitious individual with a proven record of accomplishment? Do you thrive managing large teams in fast-paced environments? If this is...

  • Factory Manager

    • London
    • £55,000 - 70,000
    • KPI Recruitment Ltd

    Reporting to the MD, this factory management opportunity would suit a hands-on manager with experience of expansion, who is looking for a new project.

  • Warehouse/Goods In Manager

    • England, South East England
    • £45000 - £50000 per annum
    • The Sterling Choice Ltd

    Are you a driven and ambitious individual? Do you have strong leadership and management attributes? If the above is true for you, then stop your ...

  • Continuous Improvement Manager

    • North West England
    • £40,000 - £50,000 + benefits
    • B3 Jobs Ltd

    Continuous Improvement Manager Job ref: 62275 | £40,000 - £50,000 + benefits | North West The company A position has arisen for working for a forwa...

  • Manufacturing Process Engineer

    • Hayes, Bromley
    • £Competitive

    We’re looking for a hugely inquisitive Manufacturing Process Engineer to manage multiple engineering projects...

  • Production Shift Manager (Nights)

    • BN43 6PB, Shoreham-By-Sea
    • Circa £42,000 depending on experience
    • Higgidy

    We are now looking for someone to join our busy Production team here at Higgidy as Production Shift Manager on our nights team...

  • General Manager

    • Tamworth, Staffordshire
    • £Competitive
    • Brakes Group

    As General Manager for the Tamworth depot you will be expected to lead and engage the Distribution Centre Team..