Assistant Engineering & Maintenance Manager

Assistant Engineering & Maintenance Manager

Corlu, Tekirdag / Turkey

About the Role!

As a member in the Upfield Engineering organization, s/he leads the electrical workshop while leading delivery of the Electrical Maintenance Activities and Projects in Corlu Factory.

  • Implements and maintains the Global Engineering strategy within the company
  • Support the Site Engineering Manager / Lead Engineer in planning and managing maintenance activities and projects
  • Supports projects defined for the site to ensure they are properly planned, executed safely, OTIF, strictly within budget and successfully handed over
  • Supports the implementation of the Upfield Sustainability program
  • Leading the electrical workshop and tracking, planning periodical maintenance
  • Responsible for ensuring due diligence and compliance of the job with the Upfield Engineering and QA standards as well as the application of specific local obligations and / or requirements

In addition:

  • Continuously strives to find the latest technologies and methods to improve efficiency, accuracy and productivity of the global Supply Chain assets and Engineering organization
  • Takes personal responsibility for safety and a healthy environment on the projects, and demonstrating this by example
  • Contributes to Leading and developing the engineering talent within the organization and region
  • Builds durable relationships via procurement with preferred suppliers and contractors to ensure reliability and cost optimization

About you!


  • Bachelor’s Degree from Electrical Engineering
  • 3+ Years’ experience, preferably in FMCG
  • Knowledge of electrical distribution in a factory
  • Knowledge of electronic and the automation of the systems
  • Leadership skills in Electrical Engineering with ability to handle site projects
  • High Voltage Responsible Certificate is required
  • Good communication and coordination skills (both verbal and written)
  • Analytical, open minded, team player and good communication skills
  • Good level of MS Office applications, knowledge of SAP is preferred
  • Preferably having knowledge about TPM & WCM methods
  • Fluent in English
  • Willing to reside at Çorlu

You’ll have to enjoy working in a fast-paced environment and it will take hard work and determination; we will give you the ownership you need to make an impact. 

You’ll have to deliver on the commitments you make. And we’ll give you the freedom and flexibility to do your job and build your own career. 

At Upfield we want you to bring your ideas, your motivation and desire to succeed! This part of the role is up to you to complete.

About Upfield!

We are the largest plant-based company in the world, and we believe in doing what’s right for our people, our customers and the planet.

At Upfield our purpose is clear: we make people healthier and happier with nutritious and delicious, natural, plant-based products that are good for you, our planet; and with packaging that’s free from plastic.  We’ve got iconic brands like Rama, Country Crock, Blue Band and Flora that people all over the world know and love. We’ve been a trusted category leader since 1871 and yet we feel like we’re only just getting started.

Performance, Passion and Care define who we are as a company, how we work every day, and the responsibility we feel toward our Associates, our consumers, our business partners and our world.

We are a highly entrepreneurial fast-paced team running a multi-billion Euro business across 60+ countries with the mind-set of a start-up! We are agile, creative, fast-to-market and obsessed with customers and consumers.