Food Manufacturing Careers & Vacancies

Within the food industry, manufacturing is one of the largest areas supplying jobs, and you can make a career that takes you right to the top of the chain. Food manufacturing careers take on the essential tasks of creating and packaging food for retail and for service. You may be working on a factory floor to package and create food products, or helping to keep hygiene and safety standards high. You may be managing your own team, or coming up with new product ideas. You may even be involved in food science or marketing.

The length and breadth of career choices within food manufacturing can be found at, within our easy to search job listings. Whether you are looking to begin at the bottom, or move on to the next phase of your career, you can find an opportunity with us. If production and manufacturing is your choice, you don’t need to look anywhere else.

To work at the base level of manufacturing, you won’t need any qualifications, and can often get in without experience too. For more advanced roles, you could consider a degree in food science or a similarly matched qualification, depending on which area of manufacturing you want to go into. Getting into management could also require business studies training. Your best bet is to get as much experience as possible, whether this means starting at the bottom or getting a foot in the door with lower management.

Food is manufactured around the world and this means that international opportunities may also be available to you. Wherever you want to work, you can search by location at in order to discover the most relevant roles to you. You can also search by the level of work that you wish to enter, with your whole food manufacturing career laid out before you in our listings.


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  • Asset Care Manager (Engineer)

    • Bridgwater, Somerset
    • circa £40,000 per annum dependent on experience
    • Refresco

    Utilizing your strong engineering expertise and skills, you will be responsible for ensuring all assets in your area...

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  • Site Director / Site Lead

    • South West England
    • Competitive to reflect role and strong benefits package
    • Mach Recruitment

    Site Director – Food Manufacturing My client a successful and well respected chilled food manufacture in the South West is seeking a Site Director ...


  • Planner, Lincolnshire

    • Lincolnshire
    • £25000 - £25500 per annum
    • Focus Management

    Work your socks off but in a great environment - the chance to be a part of a fantastic team...


  • Production Manager

    • Devon
    • £35000 - £40000 per annum
    • Zest Recruitment

    Role - Production Manager Salary - £35,000 - £40,000 Location - Devon Are you seeking a new role where you can add real value and take a step away...


  • Factory Operative

    • Shropham, Attleborough
    • £Competitive
    • Traditional Norfolk Poultry

    Factory Operatives will be required to work in EV area of the Factory.  There are a variety of jobs on the line ...

  • Production Manager

    • Shropham, Attleborough
    • £Competitive
    • Traditional Norfolk Poultry

    The Slaughter Hall Manager will be based in the Factory at Shropham and will be responsible for ensuring that the flow of production is maximised...

  • Supervisor / Team Leader

    • Shropham, Attleborough
    • £Competitive
    • Traditional Norfolk Poultry

    The Supervisor / Team Leader will be based at our factory and will be responsible for ensuring the smooth running of shifts by supervising staff...

  • Production Team Leader

    • Cambridgeshire
    • £25000 - £30000 per annum
    • The Sterling Choice Ltd

    Title: Production Team LeaderSalary: £25,000 - £30,000 Location: Cambridgeshire Are you a Production Team Leader / Production Supervisor with a st...


  • Production Shift Manager

    • Northamptonshire
    • £35000 - £40000 per annum
    • The Sterling Choice Ltd

    Production Shift Manager Northamptonshire£35,000 to £40,000My client, a rapidly growing food manufacturing company based in Northamptonshire are se...


  • Trainee / Semi Skilled Butcher

    • Bristol
    • Competitive Salary plus bonus and benefits
    • Mach Recruitment

    Trainee Butcher Location Bristol Permanent My client a meat processing company based in Bristol are seeking Trainee/ Semi Skilled Butchers to join ...

  • Factory Manager / Senior Production Manager

    • Leicester
    • Competitve Salary plus Benefits Pacakage
    • Mach Recruitment

    Factory Manager / Senior Production Manager -Food Manufacturing My client a successful and well respected manufacture in the East Midlands is seeki...

  • Interim SHE Manager

    • England, South West England
    • £275 per day
    • Shirley Parsons

    A leading food manufacturer is currently seeking an interim SHE manager in Gloucestershire whilst a permanent candidate is found. The role is an im...

  • Head of Technical

    • England, Lincolnshire
    • £70000 - £80000 per annum + Additional Benefits
    • Zest Recruitment

    We are looking for a Head of Technical who is wanting a new challenge and a role where they can contribute vast experience.

  • Production Supervisor

    • Yorkshire
    • up to £28,000
    • B3 Jobs Ltd

    Production Supervisor Job ref: 61343 | up to £28,000 | Yorkshire The company The business is a UK market leader in its field with extensive industr...

  • Night Production Manager

    • Frome
    • £35k - 40k per year + .
    • Manucomm

    Night Production Manager (FMCG) – Frome - £35-40k My client is looking to recruit a Shift Night Production manager for their modern site in Frome, ...

  • NPD Manager | Food Manufacturing | Yorkshire

    • England, Yorkshire and the Humber
    • Depending on experience
    • MorePeople

    Our client is a leading Food Manufacturer, with sites all over the UK, this role will be based in North Yorkshire where they are looking for an exp...

  • Pack House Supervisor

    • Cambridgeshire
    • £26 - £30000 per annum
    • The Sterling Choice Ltd

    Title: Pack House SupervisorSalary: £25,000 - £30,000 Location: CambridgeshireA new and exciting opportunity has arisen for a Pack House Supervisor...

  • Production Manager

    • England, Cambridgeshire
    • £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
    • Henderson Brown

    A new role has opened up for a talented and ambitious Production Manager to join a market leader in the FMCG sector. This role will be very challen...

  • Process Controller

    • Northern Ireland, County Antrim, Ballymena
    • £7.90 per hour + Holiday Pay
    • Industrial Temps Ltd

    Process Controller required by our client in Ballymena. Free Employee Car Park & Discounted Factory Shop.

  • Technical/QA Personnel

    • Bolton, Greater Manchester
    • Dependent on Experience
    • Halal Kitchen Ltd

    Challenging food business and are now actively looking for a dynamic and ambitious QA/Technical Manager

  • Grower Manager

    • Norwich, Norfolk
    • £Competitive (Depending on experience)
    • Flixton Mushrooms

    This is a varied job that will require you to carry out a number of tasks including staff management duties, working on budgets and costings...

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