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Services Technician and Flexible Workers

Birds Eye Wall's Ltd (18144)

Lowestoft, Suffolk

Published
02-01-2019
Job ad details
Published
02-01-2019
Expires
18-01-2019
Job ID
329934814
Job type
Full-time
Permanent
Contract/Project/Casual
Job sector
Cleaning and Domestic, Mechanical/Engineering, Health & Safety, Manufacture, Production, Maintenance, Customer Services

In Lowestoft we only produce for the Birds Eye brand which produces fresh food frozen.  Recognised by the nation, millions of people eat our products on a daily basis. Birds Eye continues to use the best quality ingredients, locking in nutrients through the freezing process in order to keep food at its peak.

To enhance our existing team we now require:

Services Technician Variable Days
c. £31,000 per annum

To provide support to shift-based Service Technicians in ensuring services and utilities are available and supplied at the correct volume and quality as required by the site.

The successful candidate will offer technical & practical support, advice and assistance to the site in relation to all aspects of utility services.

The role will take responsibility for co-ordinating cross shift activity by providing a communication channel for services related to operational changes,
practices, and departmental information.

Key accountabilities will include co-ordination of preventative maintenance inspections, data collection for analysis of service equipment faults and breakdowns,
and the reporting of utility consumption and efficiencies.

Key skills/ requirements:

-EAL NVQ level 2 Engineering or equivalent (Essential)
-Basic IT Skills Microsoft Office & Outlook etc. (Essential)
-Must be medically fit to wear Breathing Apparatus

Other details:

Normal working hours 07:30 15:30 hrs Mon Thursday & 07:30 13:30 hrs on Fridays. Business needs may demand flexibility to work between 07:00 & 17:00 hrs on any week day. 1832 hours annual contract. Christmas and Easter working.

Flexible Workers Required Hourly rate: £8.67 - £10.64 per hour.

Sanitation Role (FLEX 1)- To undertake sanitation duties, including basic line set up, to maintain the departments / site s housekeeping standards and accurate record keeping. Regular weekend working will be required.

Production Role (FLEX 2) -To undertake routine production duties to supplement the departments / sites core requirements and to provide higher skilled support, if and when needed. Duties will include inspection and hand packing of product, basic machine operation, material handling / preparation, and maintaining housekeeping standards. Full training will be provided.

Key Competencies/Behaviours

-Team Commitment  -Reliability & time keeping -Self Development
-Flexible approach to role -Proactive approach to address underperforming lines

Additional Information

-No fixed shift pattern or standard working hours. Full flexibility will be required, including weekend working.
-Unlimited hours of work subject to full compliance with legislation and appropriate rest breaks. The minimum guaranteed hours of work will be 1000 per annum, however there may be periods where more work or no work is available.
-Annual holiday entitlement is 28 days
-Pension Defined contribution scheme with 6% employer contributions and 2.5% employee contributions
-Company sick pay/maternity/paternity benefits and company redundancy terms will be offered.
-6 month probation period will apply.

Please apply by email by clicking the 'apply via email' button, or in writing to Lowestoft HR Department, Birds Eye Ltd, Whapload Road, Lowestoft, Suffolk NR32 1XQ and please reference FLEX 1 for the sanitation role, FLEX 2 for the production role, and TC1 for the Services Technician.

Please send your CV and a one page covering letter explaining why you feel you are suitable for the role.

Closing date: Friday 18th January 2019.

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Job ad details
Published
02-01-2019
Expires
18-01-2019
Job ID
329934814
Jobtype
Full-time
Permanent
Contract/Project/Casual
Job sector
Cleaning and Domestic, Mechanical/Engineering, Health & Safety, Manufacture, Production, Maintenance, Customer Services