Food Engineering Jobs

Food Engineering Jobs

Engineering Jobs in the Food Industry are crucial to ensure a fully functioning factory & here at yourfoodjob we are delighted to advertise multiple engineering vacancies across all disciplines at any one time!

If you have a keen interest in the mechanics behind food processing then a job in food engineering may be for you!

You will need at least an FdA or HND in a related degree to become a food engineer - you can study these in College. Another route is University, where you will typically study for 3-4 years, gaining essential experience and achieving qualifications such as BEng (Honours) Mechanical Engineering, MEng Electrical Engineering etc. With this training, you will be able to seek employment as a food engineer!

Within the food industry, there are different types of engineering jobs;

Engineers (Electrical/Mechanical)

Working as an Electrical engineer or Mechanical engineer you will provide either Electrical or Mechanical support to production departments and factory operations at all times. 

Being employed as a Multi-skilled Engineer in the food industry, you need to have the ability and experience to provide Engineering support to a range of different departments. A Multi-skilled Engineer will carry out planned preventative maintenance to factory equipment and site services.

When working in a Maintenance Engineer job or a Maintenance Manager Job, you will be responsible for all aspects of the Factory including the completion of the required PPM's, dealing with machine & facility commissioning, breakdowns, and working with the rest of the team assisting with the on-going maintenance and up keep of the plant, facility and machinery.

Engineering Manager/Management is a more senior position; you will be required to have more skill, knowledge and practice to fulfil this role. Your duties as an engineering manager will include: Management of plant availability and efficiency, departmental budgets and an overall reduction in mechanical downtime - Responsibility of Continuous Improvement and Lean Manufacturing projects - Training and management of the Engineering Team.

Process Engineers work to identify, develop and implement new technologies to meet New Product Development Projects and to improve efficiencies with existing processes

Project Engineers will work on various different projects within the manufacturing environment. Extensive engineering experience and project management skills are essential in this role.

If the above roles are of interest to you then see the roles below to start your perfect food engineering career!

Found 126 jobs in this campaign

  • Engineering Supervisor (Nights)

    • Wales, Swansea
    • £36000 - £37000 per annum
    • The Sterling Choice Ltd

    Engineering Supervisor (Nights)


  • Contract Maintenance Engineer

    • England, Greater Manchester, Manchester
    • £20 - £30 per hour
    • The Sterling Choice Ltd

    I am seeking a skilled maintenance engineer to discuss a contract position based in Manchester.The company is a well known food manufacturer. You will


  • Multi skilled Engineer

    • England, West Midlands
    • £25 - £30 per hour
    • The Sterling Choice Ltd

    Multi skilled engineer with FMCG experience??I am looking for you!I am looking for an immediate starter who is looking for a 3 - 6month contract and h


  • Days Based Maintenance Engineer

    • CO10 2XD, Sudbury
    • Up to £35k per annum plus additional benefits
    • Nestle UK Ltd

    We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Maintenance Engineer, to join our team based at our Purina factory in Sudbury, Suffolk...


  • Engineering Shift Technician

    • DE13 9LY, Burton-on-Trent
    • up to £43,000 depending on experience
    • Nestle UK Ltd

    You will be responsible for effectively maintaining and developing the equipment and systems within the factory..


  • Multi Skilled Engineer

    • EN3 7XG, Enfield
    • Up to £47,000 plus excellent benefits
    • Warburtons

    Are you already a Multi-skilled Engineer, Electrical Controls Engineer or a Process Engineer and at the top of your game in a fast paced manufactur...


  • 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 Engineer

    • PE13 2RG, Wisbech
    • Up to £50k depending on experience (including shift premium) + additional benefits
    • Nestle UK Ltd

    We are now looking for Line Performance Engineers to help deliver the maintenance strategy for our Purina factory in Wisbech, Cambridgeshire..

  • 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...


  • Multi-Skilled Engineer - Electrical Bias

    • England, South Yorkshire, Sheffield
    • £34000 - £36000 per annum
    • The Sterling Choice Ltd

    Seeking a new challenge within the Food Industry?Looking to develop your skills and knowledge within a progressive environment?I am seeking electrical

  • Manufacturing Process Engineer

    • Hayes, Bromley
    • £Competitive

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

  • Mechanical Maintenance Engineer

    • Chard
    • £30k - 35k per year
    • Manucomm

    Mechanical Maintenance Engineer –Yeovil Area - £30 - 35k DOE + excellent holidaysDay Based Role Mon – Friday Manucomm are currently seeking an experi

  • Site Services Manager

    • Wolverhampton, West Midlands
    • £Competitive
    • Cargill Plc

    You will support the Engineering Manager by providing front-line operational management of the sites services arm of the engineering department.

  • Production Manager

    • East Anglia
    • £45,000 - £60,000
    • B3 Jobs Ltd

    Production Manager Job ref: 62293 | £45,000 - £60,000 | East Anglia The company This is a fantastic opportunity to join a well-known company which ...

  • Software Engineer

    • England, Cambridgeshire
    • Negotiable
    • Zest Recruitment

    Software Engineer Cambridgeshire Salary: Competitive An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Software Engineer / Controls Engineer / Automation ...

  • Multi-skilled Engineer

    • England, Northamptonshire
    • Up to £36000 per annum
    • Zest Recruitment

    Multi-skilled Engineer (Days ONLY) Northamptonshire Salary: £36,000 Are you a Multi-skilled Engineer who is looking for that days only dream job...

  • Field Service Engineer

    • England, Cambridgeshire, Peterborough
    • £28000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
    • The One Group

    I bet you love travelling the world, working on a range of technical issues such as fault finding, servicing, reactive maintenance and you get a real

  • Multi skilled Engineer

    • England, Warwickshire, Nuneaton
    • £40000 - £44000 per annum
    • The Sterling Choice Ltd

    Feel ready for that new challenge? Looking to test your skills further? or simply looking to find the rewards out of the efforts you put in? Multi ski

  • Process Manager

    • Wembley, London (Greater)
    • up to £40,000 per annum
    • Adelie Foods Ltd

    We are currently recruiting for a Process Manager to be based in our manufacturing site in Wembley.  

  • Engineer, Norfolk

    • England, Norfolk
    • £39000 - £43000 per annum
    • Focus Management Consultants Ltd

    This business will help future proof yourself and your skill-set. How?