Multi-Skilled Engineer (x1 Weekend in 4)

Welcome to Dr. Oetker! We are an international family business whose quality products have appealed to people’s taste for generations. With us you have the chance to shape your future and ours alongside more than 17,000 colleagues in over 40 countries.

Multi-Skilled Engineer

Do you love pizza, and would you like to be part of the team that makes the UK’s favourite pizza? Then carry on reading !


Why join Dr. Oetker?

We care about people and, we offer well paid long term permanent jobs with lots of benefits and opportunities to train and develop. We are as proud of our hard-working friendly culture as we are of the fantastic market leading pizzas we make.


What do we offer? Here’s the list of our fantastic benefits…

  • 33 days annual leave (inc bank holidays) which increases with service
  • A skills-based development programme – allowing you to develop skills and your pay
  • Free pizzas
  • Subsidised on site restaurant with hot and cold meals, a salad/deli bar, snack machines and microwaves and storage facilities for those who prefer to bring their own
  • Free tea, coffee and fresh fruit.
  • Free on-site parking (number of electronic charging points available)
  • Free Life Assurance at 4 times basic annual salary
  • Free Wi-Fi in canteen
  • Employee Referral Scheme £350 – once you know how great it is to work here, you’ll want to bring your friends and family!
  • Enhanced Company Sick Pay
  • Enhanced Pension scheme which provides 6% Employer pension contribution
  • Private medical insurance
  • Regular Employee Forums ensuring all employees have a voice
  • Incentivised employee suggestion and recognition schemes
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Enhanced Family Friendly Leave
  • Free health checks


What’s the role?

The Leyland Facility is where the Chicago Town Pizzas started over 30 years ago. We are looking for Engineers to join our state-of-the-art production facility and play a key role in our a dedicated Engineering team who are proudly making the Dr. Oetker and Chicago Town branded pizzas. We need pro-active Engineers with a desire to improve the Leyland site facility. A career at Dr Oetker will provide you with:


  • Opportunities to train and progress through our Advanced Development Programme, develop your skills whilst increasing salary.
  • Use of the latest in cutting edge technology and equipment to improve plant performance and OEE.
  • Proactive involvement in Continuous Improvement initiatives.
  • Working within a highly skilled and motivated team of engineers.
  • Completing Planned Preventative Maintenance (PPM) tasks, to ensure the smooth and efficient running of our state-of-the-art production facility.


Rotating shift pattern. Week 1; 0545-1415. Week 2; 1345-2215. Working 1 in 4 weekends (paid as overtime)


Annual salary £47,321.75 (weekend overtime included) dependant upon experience.


Who we are looking for?

At Dr Oetker we believe that our employees play a key role in our success. To help shape our future you will ideally educated to HNC Level or equivalent and apprenticeship time served with an analytical and systematic approach to working whilst being computer literate and able to use Microsoft packages (Excel, Word etc).


A confident communicator with a personable and professional manner, you will have the ability to interact and relate to all levels of colleagues and to build strong trusted working relationships, whilst also having the ability to work on your own initiative.


The ability to work within a rapidly changing environment and remain calm under pressure is key, as is excellent planning and organisational skills and good time management


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We look forward to hearing from you


Location: Leyland 

Want to shape future with quality? Then we look forward to your application!


Dr. Oetker (UK) Ltd.