Salary: £30,000 – £35,000 per annum
Location: Sutton Bridge, Lincolnshire
Contract Type: Permanent
Business Area: Bakkavor Salads – Sutton Bridge
Shift: Monday to Friday – Days
Senior Process Technologist
Bakkavor Salads – Sutton Bridge employs around 470 people and each year it produces millions of bags of bagged salads, food to go salads and prepared vegetables for a dedicated customer. It is one of four factories that are part of the Bakkavor Salads sector in the UK.
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a driven and motivated Senior Process Technologist to join our process team responsible for manufacturing capability, enabling the business to deliver volume from product concepts.
Once a product concept has been signed off, our process team works with internal functions and the customer to produce products in line with food safety and technical standards, H&S, financial and commercial expectations.
As Senior Process Technologist, you will manage the delivery of successful product validations in accordance to company and customer principles in a fast-paced challenging environment.
A proven track record in food manufacturing and exposure to customer trials and critical path management.
Sound operational experience within Process; Technical; Development or Operations.
Good interpersonal skills with the ability to develop relationships and influence across different departments, with a collaborative approach to delivery.
Effective Project Management skills.
Able to deliver through others and develop and coach team members.
Food Safety Level 3, HACCP Level 2.
Intermediate numeracy, literacy, and IT skills.About us
We are the leading provider of fresh prepared food in the UK, with an international presence in the US and China. Our 19,000 employees operate from 39 locations, developing and producing innovative food for a wide variety of occasions and budgets. In the UK, we work with leading grocery retailers, focusing on their own label brands.
What you can expect from us
When joining us you can expect a highly competitive rewards package including group pension, private medical insurance, and other flexible benefits – alongside excellent career progression prospects across the Bakkavor group