Skilled Engineers

JOBS: Skilled Engineers

REPORTING TO: Assistant Production Manager

LOCATION: Peterborough


  • Baker Perkins uses apprenticeship-trained engineers across various engineering trades in the manufacture of its range of bespoke high-value equipment and component parts using company drawings and company planning resource system.

THE JOBS (Main Duties):

  • To manufacture Baker Perkins equipment or components using one or more of the following engineering trades: Fabricating/Welding, Machining, Mechanical Fitting, Electrical.
  • To use drawings and the internal paperwork system as part of the manufacturing process.
  • To work to defined schedules.
  • To work within planned times for jobs, and to feedback deviations when necessary.
  • To operate portable hand tools for drilling, grinding and sanding etc.
  • To lift components and assemblies using slings and pendant crane in a safe and protected manner. Training will be given if required.
  •  To supply feedback on machine and process improvements.
  • To work as part of a multi-disciplinary team, assisting other sections when required, including working on customer sites if required.
  • To support the maintenance team if required.
  • To maintain a safe and tidy environment within their working area.
  • To be aware of and follow all company Health & Safety policies and procedures


  • Have completed a recognised engineering apprenticeship. Multi-skills would be an advantage.
  • Thorough methodical approach.
  • Able to interpret drawings and specifications.
  • Attention to quality.
  • Flexibility to undertake other tasks in other areas and on customer sites.
  • A high degree of self-motivation.
  • Able to work overtime and/or nightshift when required.


If you are interested in the above position, please apply in writing with CV and covering letter to:

HR Department,
Baker Perkins Ltd,
Manor Drive,
Paston Parkway,

email [email protected]

Baker Perkins is an Equal Opportunities Employer