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Engineering Project Manager

Why Greencore?

You may not have heard of us, but were sure youve tried our products. Were a vibrant, fast-paced leading food manufacturer. Employing 13,000 colleagues across 16 world-class manufacturing sites and 18 distribution depots across the UK. Wesupply all the UKs food retailers with everything from sandwiches, soups and sushi to cooking sauces, pickles and ready meals.

Here atSpalding, we have a team of around 540 colleagues. We produce coleslaw, potato salad, salad bar bulk products (2kg), pasta salads and couscous/grains for some of the biggest retailers in the UK.

What you'll be doing

Are you an experienced Engineering Project Manager looking for a new challenge in a fast-paced environment? Come join our team at Spalding!

As the Engineering Project Manager, you will report directly to the Engineering Controller and will have a Project Engineer reporting into you to support with delivery of projects across the site. Youll be working on 5-7 projects ranging from budgets from 100k up to 3 million, with areas of focus including automation and robotics.

Your responsibilities will also include, but not be limited to:

  • Proactively managing end-to-end project/change implementation within well-defined timelines and budgets, covering all facets of implementation, ensuring that project objectives are achieved

  • Monitoring bought-in services, including external suppliers (technology partners or outsourced providers), to ensure the adherence to Manufacturing Unit standards and the delivery of agreed specifications

  • Travel to Europe 2-3 times a year to inspect and review new machinery for the site

  • Ensure that change control procedures are adhered to and that project deliverables are completed within planned cost, timescale and resource budgets, and ensure that these are endorsed by stakeholder

  • Identify, assess, and mitigate risks that could affect the success of the project through a maintenance of a topical risk management plan which ensures that all stakeholders are aware of obstacles to successful delivery

  • Provide advisory support for Product Development, engaging with the team to ensure engineering involvement from product concept through to launch is achieved

What we’re looking for

Were not all the same at Greencore and our differences help us to make every day taste better for all our stakeholders. We truly put our people at the core and are proud of our diversity.

As our Engineering Project Manager, you will be a strong team player who is able to drive projects whilst supporting those around you. Youll have a strong background working with the food industry, as well as:

  • Utilised a recognised project delivery method such as PMI/PRINCE2

  • Used AutoCAD or similar design software to produce design specifications

  • Current knowledge of Risk Management legislation and CDM regulations

  • Proven track record of managing contracts and third-party providers

  • Familiarity with technologies: Data Centre Hosting, Managed Infrastructure Services, ERP Implementation, BI Implementation to look for alignment and efficiencies with local manufacturing requirements

If this sounds like you join us, grow with Greencore and be a part of driving our future success.

What you’ll get in return

  • Competitive salary and job-related benefits
  • Holidays
  • Pension up to 8% matched
  • Company share save scheme
  • Greencore Qualifications
  • Exclusive Greencore employee discount platform
  • Access to a full Wellbeing Centre platform

Throughout your time at Greencore, you will be supported with on the job training and development opportunities to further your career.

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