Team Technician - Double Days

Date: 14 Nov 2023

Location: Beckton, GB, E6 6LF

Company: Britvic



At Britvic we’re on a journey to become the most dynamic soft drinks company. As one of the UK’s leading players in the FMCG market we pride ourselves on setting high standards, being courageous and pushing ourselves to think outside the bottle.


In the UK we employ over 1,800 people and have 3 factories, 3 office locations and a national distribution centre. Over the last few years, we have installed 10 new production lines, 3 new warehouses, a combined heat and power plant (CHP), as well as providing infrastructure for further expansion.


About the Role:


Based in Beckton as a Team Technician, you will work as part of the operations function to manufacture/package and distribute Britvic’s products by effective operation of plan, equipment and systems, in primary and secondary areas.


Key internal stakeholders for this position will include Engineering Support Team Leaders, Team Leaders, and Shift leaders, who you will regularly communicate with about the progress of work affecting plant performance and other information affecting the activities on site.


Key Responsibilities:


  1. As a Team Technician you will act with pace as you operate and maintain associated equipment in primary and secondary areas of operation to known standards in terms of quality and efficiency
  2. Fully understand and operate quality control procedures as outlined in the site quality systems
  3. Fully undertake and propose improvements to, and development of, asset care routines ensuring their completion and effectiveness
  4. We are stronger together and as a Team Technician you will fully participate in identified problem solving processes in order to be able to do first line fault finding and diagnostics.
  5. Work with the Team Leader and Engineering Support Team Leader to ensure longer term skill development and machine modifications are identified and incorporated into site plans
  6. Full involvement in improvement activities utilising TPM framework to establish and capture: learning, best practice, document control & process control, plant re-design / modifications and engineering out of re-occurring problems
  7. We care about our business so you will take care of personal health and safety, and of others, who may be required to implement any legal or company directives regarding health and safety at work
  8. Some manual handling

Knowledge, Skills & Experience Required:


  1. Practical experience of working within a high speed/FMCG manufacturing operation is preferred
  2. Knowledge of manufacturing and HSE process and legislation is preferred
  3. Ideally you will have experience in a Manufacturing environment
  4. Excellent, communication, team support and  facilitation skills
  5. Sound knowledge of manufacturing processes

We believe we are stronger together and that’s why we’re committed to providing equal opportunities to all applicants and employees. We know that by building a truly inclusive environment where everyone feels celebrated, safe and respected - diversity and wellbeing will naturally thrive