General Building Maintenance Engineer

Hours of work:
5 days over 7 – some flexibility will be required.
Rate of Pay: Negotiable dependant on experience

About us:

We are looking for an experienced all rounder/multi skilled maintenance person, to carry out planned and reactive building maintenance within the site.

At David Wood Foods we have over 20 years’ experience in the bakery business, and if one thing is clear about our company it’s that we’re passionate about baking.

We currently produce a range of quality frozen ‘bake off’ and craft bakery products encompassing Savoury Pastry, Sweet Pastry, Bread, Morning Goods and Confectionery products from seven cutting-edge bakeries around the UK.

Due to continued growth, we have an opening within our engineering team, for an Engineering store keeper/handyman.

About The Role

Responsibilities & Requirements

Duties will include, but may not be limited to maintenance repairs throughout the site, plumbing, door hanging, painting, ongoing building maintenance, completing daily maintenance checklists etc.

You will ensure that the work is done to a high standard and in a clean and organised way throughout. You will be organised and methodical. You will have regular communication with our Engineering Manager regarding the status of your jobs whilst scheduling your jobs in order of priority and ensuring our requirements of materials is met.


  • Good Communication Skills
  • Ability to use own initiative
  • Energetic
  • Basic Plumbing Skills
  • Basic Carpentry Skills
  • Experience working within a food manufacturing environment would be preferable

If you have sufficient experience in carrying out minor maintenance repairs, and are happy to undertake a wide variety of miscellaneous duties then we would be very interested to hear from you.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £14.00-£16.00 per hour


  • Casual dress
  • Discounted or free food
  • On-site parking


  • 9 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Overtime

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Bolton, BL4 8NB: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)

Work Location: In person

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