Multi Skilled Engineer – Yaxley, Cambridgeshire

Multi Skilled Engineer – Electrical bias

Are you looking to take the next step in your career?

Do you have proven experience in an electrical engineering role?

Do you have a City and Guilds ONC/NVQ3 or equivalent qualification in an engineering discipline?

Are you happy to roll your sleeves up and get stuck in when the going gets tough?

If your answers are ‘YES, that’s me!’ then please read on ……

We are looking for a Multi Skilled Engineer on Nights

At our Production site based in Yaxley, Peterborough we are looking for a positive, self-motivated team player who can exceed in their duties to help us retain our position as a leading organic roots supplier in the UK.

You will join the team on a full-time contract, working a four day week!

You will be working from Tuesday to Friday17:00 – 04:00 with an hours lunch each day, equating to 40 hours per week.

What we do

Burgess Farms is a family business. We’re dedicated to using the very best of sustainable farming techniques in our own farming and collaborating with other expert farmers. We grow the finest quality potatoes, roots & alliums which we pack ourselves to supply to our customers.

Our expertise is doing the difficult well. We love what we do and that gives us the edge in growing high quality, speciality and organic vegetables. It’s why we have long-standing partnerships with our customers in retail, wholesale and processing.

What we can offer you

  • Competitive salary of £41,000 – £43,000 depending on experience.
  • Refer a family member or friend to join the team and receive £250
  • A safe and friendly working environment
  • Life insurance of 2 x your salary
  • Health and financial advice through an employee assistance programme (24/7 GP and counselling assistance!)
  • Long service awards
  • Overtime available

Why work with us * Be part of the UK’s leading grower of organic vegetables.

  • Be part of a fast-growing farming and food business with strong environmental and social values.
  • Work independently, but with support from our teams, gaining responsibilities fast.

What we will be looking for in your skills set

  • Apprenticeship served engineer with a formal electrical qualification is essential.
  • Experience in the food manufacturing industry is desirable.
  • Working in a similar role for at least two years
  • Basic understanding of Food Production Principles and Practices
  • Good organisational, time management and communication skills
  • Self-motivated, methodical and able to work on their own
  • Work to a high standard with good attention to detail
  • Good computer literacy skills
  • Experience of working with safety systems or in an environment where there is a strong safety culture

If you want more information or wish to apply, please get in touch on

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