Shift Engineer

Date: 10 Jul 2024

Location: Middlesbrough, MDB, GB, TS2 1XA

Company: Glanbia



Shift Engineer


Glanbia Performance Nutrition

Join this dynamic team focused on delivering better nutrition for every step of life’s journey! 


The Opportunity 

To ensure swift resolution of any Plant breakdowns on the Middlesbrough Site. To assist the Maintenance Manager in the completion of the Site PPM Schedule on a daily, weekly and annual basis. This permanent position will report to Engineering Manager.

  • Nothing is so important that it can’t be done safely; the welfare of your colleagues is paramount and you must promote and support a safe working environment and foster a culture of “safety first”.
  • Maintaining the integrity of our products and therefore the business itself is an absolute.  You must ensure this is always the case as we never knowingly compromise product safety.
  • Never knowingly compromise on quality; pursue Customer Fixation and show Passion for our Brands by striving for the highest possible standards of quality in our products, people and plant.
  • You must Develop the Best in your people to ensure our success in achieving customer, business and individual targets, whilst building a Sense of Fun in to what we do.
  • Good quality communications at the right time will ensure the highest standards of Teamwork from all your colleagues within the business and make certain we are all pulling together in the right   direction.
  • You must maintain a structured approach to the delivery of the production plan and the business targets as second chances to get it right are rare.
  • Achieving required output with minimum wasted effort, time and expense; meet standards consistently to achieve the cost base to continue our growth and drive world class Performance, whilst always striving to Find a Better Way.


The Skills you will bring to the team


  • Previous food processing industry experience highly desirable 
  • Electrical and/or mechanical qualifications/time served apprenticeship.
  • 2 Years’ experience of working in an automated production environment.
  • A good standard of both written and oral English
  • Basic Food Hygiene
  • Basic Health & Safety
  • Data and analytical skills
  • Computer literate (word/excel/windows based packages)
  • Desirable skills: PLC’s, pneumatics, hydraulics, temperature control, instrumentation, welding.


If you think you have what it takes, but don't necessarily meet every single point on the job description, please apply!

Where and how you will work  
The opportunity will be based in Middlesbrough, onsite, with a 4 on 4 off shift pattern.
What we would like to offer you! 
The opportunity to develop your career on a global stage, continuous learning through an on-demand learning platform, and a competitive compensation package including staff discounts, generous family leave policy, health plan, pension.
About Glanbia 
The Glanbia Group comprises three divisions:  Glanbia Performance NutritionGlanbia Nutritional's, and Joint Ventures. Collectively and with our partners we offer an incredible breadth of expertise in nutrition. We employ a team of 6,000 people, work with global food and beverage companies, and sell our award-winning and market-leading products in 130 countries worldwide.  

At Glanbia, we celebrate diversity, because we know that our individual strengths make us stronger together. We welcome and encourage interest from a variety of candidates, we will give your application consideration, without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, or disability status.


At Glanbia, our culture celebrates individuality, knowing that together we are more.