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Maintenance Technician

Ref No: DFP/MT/05/24

Location: Belfast
Closing Date: 13th June 2024

The Maintenance Technician will take responsibility for preventative and reactive maintenance to ensure the smooth running of all aspects of production across the site.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Ensure all machines within the factory are checked and maintained according to the manufacturer’s recommendations;
  • Completion of all aspects of paperwork which includes daily tasks and service records;
  • Completion of work-on-work pal maintenance package;
  • Engage in the ethos of continuous improvement;
  • Ensure all health and safety policies and procedures are followed at all times.

The Person:

  • A minimum of one years experience in a similar role;
  • Excellent knowledge and understanding of Health and Safety in the workplace;
  • Working knowledge and understating of Permit to Work;
  • Be self-motivated and highly organised;
  • Excellent communication skills.

Preference will be given to those with:

  • Working in an environment with hot and cold-water systems, high pressure Steam systems and compressor Air systems;
  • With the ability to interpret technical drawings;
  • Hold a valid forklift licence/a valid MEWP licence;
  • Prior experience of working in the food industry.

To request an application form please contact the HR Department at Fane Valley.

Email:, Tel: (028) 9261 0480 or apply on our

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Please do not apply if you require Sponsorship. We currently have No Certificate of Sponsorship available.

Closing date for receipt of completed applications is 5.00pm Thursday 13th June 2024.

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About Us

Duncrue Food Processors Ltd (DFP) was established in 1979 and has grown to become one of the UK’s leading Beef Dripping producers. Its primary operation is the manufacture of high-quality Beef Dripping which is sold to the fast food, catering and food manufacturing industries.

With a dedication to total quality, the company has Grade 'AA' BRC approval and has established an enviable reputation for producing market leading products, manufactured to the very highest quality standards. Major investment by the company in our refining and de-odorising plant together with our in-house laboratory has ensured that we are equipped to meet the changing demands of our customers.


Our culture is based on setting best in class standards, working towards and delivering on committed objectives, striving for constant improvement and involving everyone in the process. We endeavour to develop our people and harness everyone’s potential to deliver a winning team.

Equal Opportunities

Duncrue Food Processors is an Equal Opportunities employer and is committed to a safe, inclusive and relationship based working environment.


In return we offer a high degree of responsibility, great opportunities for learning, personal growth and development with advancement within a fast-moving agricultural sector. Health benefits and cover to be discussed with Human Resources.

Our Purpose

To advance the interests of farmers and the agricultural industry through the development of growth orientated agri-food businesses and the promotion of best agricultural practice.

Our Values

Trust: Trusting each other and earning the trust of others

Respect: Treat others as we would wish to be treated ourselves

Teamwork: Together we are more effective

Excellence: We aim to exceed expectations and always strive to be better