Manufacturing Operations

Placement Student

Full Time

The Role

Hain Daniels are currently recruiting for a Student Development Technologist at our Grimsby site. In Grimsby, we manufacture fresh soups for our New Covent Garden brand and for private label.


To support the Development team to deliver products which meet the set quality, safety and margin standards, by assisting with trials and carrying out post trial analysis and routine tasks as projects require

Key Responsibilities

To support the Development Team by carrying out set tasks & activities including:

Taste panels


Concept Development

Factory trials and process development


What you will need for the role / what it will take

Studying for a food related degree

Bright, able to think ‘outside the box’

Good communication and organisation skills

Ability to be flexible

Basic culinary skills

What can we offer you?

Competitive salary / rate of pay

25 days annual leave, plus 8 Bank Holiday OR XXXX hours / days

Option to purchase additional annual leave

A day off work to support our charity partners

Flexible working options


Medical benefit and access to a ‘wellbeing’ portal

And access to a HUB that offers many discounts from a range of suppliers and retailers

About Us

The Hain Daniels Group is one of the UK’s leading food companies. We create food and drink products with natural goodness at their core. We’re the business behind a host of household brands – Hartley’s jams and jellies, Sun-Pat peanut butters, New Covent Garden Soup Co., Linda McCartney’s meat free food, and Yorkshire Provender to name a few. Nearly half of our business is private label – we create quality freshly prepared fruit and juices, desserts, soups, sweet spreads and meat free products for our retail partners.

Our Vision

To make it easier for everyone to lead a healthier, balanced lifestyle. Without our great team of people, this vision couldn’t be our reality.

Top Talent across the UK

Over our 12 sites up and down the UK, we employ circa 3,100 people in roles within Production, Supply Chain, Product Development, Sales and Marketing, and through to our Finance, HR, IT and beyond. Each of our colleagues is vital to our continued success. That’s why we target the best talent, and help to develop them through the ranks. In fact, almost a third of our vacancies were internal promotions and transfers last year.

Our Business behaviours

As a business we strive to promote from within and our underlying business behaviours really enable us to drive this strategic objective. We believe we can provide an opportunity for all individuals to grow and achieve with Hain Daniels through demonstrating core behaviours such as ambition & energy, collaborative working, honest communication, innovation, delivering excellent quality, embracing versatility and equality.

If Hain Daniels sounds like the company you’d like to contribute your energy and enthusiasm towards, and come on an exciting journey with us, then we can’t wait to hear from you

Employment Type: Permanent