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Title:  Facilities Improvement Engineer

City:  Manchester
Department:  Engineering

Manchester, GB, M17 1TU



Müller UK & Ireland is wholly owned by Unternehmensgruppe Theo Müller which employs over 31,000 people throughout Europe. In the UK, Müller develops, manufactures and markets a wide range of branded and private label dairy products made with milk from 1,300 farmers in Britain.Müller is ranked within the top 20 in The Grocer’s Top 100 list of Britain’s Biggest Brands and is picked from shelves millions of times each year. Müller UK & Ireland includes:


Müller Milk & Ingredients which aims to be Britain’s private label dairy leader and produces branded and private label fresh milk, cream, butter and ingredients products. It boasts a network of dairies and depots servicing customers throughout the country.


Müller Yogurt & Desserts which is the UK’s leading yogurt manufacturer which aims to create millions more Müller moments for its consumers. It is responsible for major brands like Müller Corner, Müllerlight, Müller Bliss, Müller Rice, FRijj and Müller Kefir Smoothie and produces chilled desserts under licence from Mondelez International. It also supplies the UK private label yogurt market from a dedicated, state of the art yogurt facility.


We are currently recruiting for an Facilties Improvement Engineer to join our Manchester Dairy within our Muller Milk & Ingredients business. The successful candidate will be responsible for boiler compliance and maintenance, effluent plant compliance and maintenance, including but not limited to supporting the process department with the running and monitoring of the plant. Contractor control and management of minor CAPEX. Maintenance of the building fabric and everything contained within the perimeter including plant rooms, compressors, switch gear etc. 


Your challenge


Key responsibilities:


Maintain and provide support to trouble shooting on utilities plant
Provide support to site to identify and carry out corrective actions following audits or incidents

Resolve breakdowns relating to Utilities plant

Required to be subject matter expert, Key support in RCA process delivery and standard running conditions

Responsible for corrective maintenance, to ensure all outstanding work is completed

Control of contractors for utilities related works


Muller Responsibilities:


• Has an active role to play in continuously improving our business

• Encourage engineering based OE projects

• Support the Site roadmaps for Quality / H S / EMS / Engineering / Autonomous maintenance.

• To have opportunities to deliver own ideas to improve our business

• Support improvement activities / events within facilities and engineering owned areas

• Understands the impact of own actions and others on achieving site/business OGSM

• Aware of how current performance impacts the bottom line

• Ability to deliver on the job training (show and tell) to new colleagues

• Health and safety of self and others



Key skills & experience:


• Recognised apprenticeship

• Minimum 5 years in maintenance

• Manufacturing Industry Experience

• Mechanical / Electrical Biased


• Boiler/Refrigeration/Water systems/PSSR/LOLER experience essential 


The Process

If you have the skills and experience in the above areas and would like to be considered for this role please apply at



Contact Details:

F.A.O. UK Recruitment, Müller UK & Ireland, Shrewsbury Road, Market Drayton, Shropshire, TF9 3SQ

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