Utilities Engineer







Monday to Friday



Due to our continued growth and success we are looking for a Utilities Engineer to join our Engineering team based in Wrexham (LL13 9UG). The hours of work for these roles are Monday to Friday 08:00hrs to 17:00hrs.

What would you get for working here?

If you have the Utilities Engineering experience and skills we are looking for then you will receive a total reward package that includes:

  • A competitive salary of £30k p/a
  • Overtime opportunities at 1.5x basic rate
  • 8% Combined Pension Contribution
  • 28 days annual leave (Inc of Bank Holidays)
  • £250 refer-a-friend scheme
  • Access to an exclusive employee benefits/discounts platform where you can save £££s on your everyday spends
  • Excellent coffee machines available free-of-charge
  • Professional development opportunities and qualifications
  • A progressive working environment that puts its people at the heart of what it does
  • Great opportunity for career development

What would you be doing?

Our Vision as a business is to be the “Go-to” supplier of bakery products, working nationally with retailers such as M&S and Waitrose on their premium private label range and regionally through the Village Bakery brand. In achieving this vision, we want to be recognised as a family business that continually invests in the future through the development of our people, quality and food safety culture, equipment and processes.

As a Utilities Engineer you will be directly contributing to this vision through your core tasks and responsibilities these will include, but are not limited to:

  • Ensuring there is a safe environment for those who work in, or visit, any of our manufacturing facilities.
  • Effective delivery of proactive, planned-preventative maintenance on utilities such as Steam boilers, Fire alarm Tests & Water treatment facilities
  • Using the CMMS system
  • Identifying and delivering against opportunities to implement changes and continuous improvement projects to maximise plant efficiencies and energy optimisation.
  • Supporting the introduction of new equipment to our market-leading production facilities as part of our continued drive for innovation.
  • Building effective relationships and communicating clearly with stakeholders, managing expectations where required.
  • Ordering own spare parts for work where needed
  • Working jointly alongside our projects engineering team and maintenance team at multiple sites where necessary
  • Hours of work are Days Monday to Friday 8am to 5pm

What skills and qualifications would you need?

To be a successful Utilities Engineer within the Village Bakery you will need to demonstrate the following skills, qualifications and attributes:


  • Demonstrable experience within a similar engineering role
  • Qualified electrically or mechanically (or time served)
  • Proven desire and ability to deliver success
  • Passion to learn new machinery and engage with machine manufacturers to build your skills and competence
  • Great communicator
  • Driving License
  • Industrial steam boiler knowledge
  • IT literate


  • Experience in a food manufacturing environment
  • BOAS Qualifications
  • L8 Qualifications

So, who are we? If you haven’t heard of us before we are a family owned and managed Craft Bakery producing an award-winning range of Bread, Morning Goods, Pies and gluten free products.

Our business has been producing products in this category since 1964 and since then we have grown in success due to our reputation for quality, innovation and technical experience. As a result of this continued growth, we now operate from a number of world class and well invested bakeries in and around Wrexham, including our dedicated Gluten free site ‘Gluten Freedom’ and our state-of-the-art ‘Super Bakery’ at Ash Road. 

If you would like to join our award-winning, quality-driven team please use the ‘apply now’ link and follow the on-line application instructions.

We look forward to welcoming you to our team soon!