Engineering Administrator

Laila’s Fine Foods is a world-renowned leader in Food, committed to ‘Manufacturing Excellence’. Working through both innovation and investment, their product range is second to none and instantly recognisable. Business potential is excellent and the company has entered a period of cultural change that has facilitated the need for this position. This is an exciting opportunity to work for a high profile and progressive manufacturer with excellent opportunities for career development and expansion.

Laila’s Fine Foods are a successful, family run manufacturer of chilled and frozen ready meals for the UK retail and foodservice sectors. Having recently spent over £7m on a state of the art factory extension that has taken our production from 40 tonnes to 60 tonnes per day.


The job holder will be working within the Engineering Department and reporting to the Engineering Manager, you will be playing a key role within the department and helping to drive business forward.

The engineering administrator responsibilities will include providing administrative support to ensure efficient operation of the engineering department. You will support the Engineers through a variety of tasks including diary management, purchase ledger, control of breakdown reporting, job allocation, collating weekly KPI reports.

Key Responsibilities

  • Purchase and Ordering
  • General Administration
  • Updating daily and weekly Trackers and KPI’s
  • Diary Management
  • Allocating Engineering jobs
  • Liaising with contractors and suppliers


  • Displays effective communication and listening, skills at all levels.
  • Excellent IT skills, experience with excel and sage (or other accountancy package)
  • Self-organisation, motivation, planning, prioritising and time management.
  • Knowledge and understanding of the food safety and quality requirements of the both the business and the customers.

This Role Is Subject To Shifts which will be discussed at interview .

The position offers a highly competitive salary and benefits package including pension together with genuine scope for personal development and progression within a large, fast moving organisation.

We are looking for a PERMANENT member of staff to work from 50 hours per week on a rotational shift pattern .

FOR MORE INFORMATION – Call 01253 594342


Call into to see us for an application form at 91 Moor Park Ave, Bispham, FY2 0LZ

If you think this sounds like you, then click the ‘apply’ button as we’d love to hear from you!

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Laila’s Fine Foods are an Equal Opportunities Employer

Job Type: Full-time