The Foyle Food Group is one of the largest red meat processors in the UK with over 1,300 employees on sites in both Northern Ireland, England and the Rebulbic of Ireland. We have employment opportunities across a wide spectrum of careers.

Current Opportunities
Multi Skilled Engineer

Locations: Foyle Gloucester
Closing Date: 28/02/2020

    Foyle Gloucester requires a Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer (electrically biased) to be based at their Cinderford site. This is an exciting opportunity to join an established food processing group.

    The successful candidate will be part of the Foyle Gloucester Maintenance team, assisting in the day-to-day and preventative maintenance programmes and assisting with ad-hoc maintenance activities on the Foyle Gloucester site.

    Essential Criteria:

    • A can-do attitude and strong problem-solving skills are essential
    • Experience working on and maintaining equipment and machinery
    • Flexible / team worker
    • A sound understanding of Health and Safety standards is essential

    Desirable Criteria:

    • 18th Edition electrical certification
    • Electrical testing and inspection experience
    • Electrical apprenticeship completed
    • Experience with three phase motors
    • Ability to work at heights
    • Previous hydraulics and pneumatics experience
    • Previous refrigeration experience
    • Previous welding experience

    Competitive wages paid.

    The Company retains the right to expand the shortlisting criteria to facilitate shortlisting. Please note that we are unable to respond to all applicants – if we have not responded to you before the 20 March 2020 your application will have been deemed unsuccessful.

    Closing date for receipt of applications is 28 February 2020.

    Applications from recruitment agencies will not be considered.


    If you think you have the necessary skills, drive and ambition, please forward your CV to, alternatively contact the below for an application form:


    Human Resources Manager

    Foyle Gloucester,

    Forest Vale Road, Forest Vale Industrial Estate, Cinderford, Gloucestershire, England, GL14 2PH

    T +44 (0) 1594 829906   F +44 (0) 1594 829915

    Packing Supervisor

    Locations: Foyle Melton Mowbray
    Closing Date: 07/02/2020

      Foyle Melton Mowbray, based on the Six Hills Road approx. 10 miles from Melton Mowbray, Nottingham and Leicester are looking for an experienced Packaging Supervisor. This is an exciting opportunity to join one of the largest red meat producers in the United Kingdom and Ireland.

      You will be responsible for the Supervision of all aspects of the Packaging function within the strategy and general policies as instructed by the site General Manager on behalf of the site Managing Director. It will be your responsibility to manage staff and packaging facilities efficiently and effectively, in order to assist in the achievement of the various objectives and goals of the department and site in line with legal and customer requirements as prescribed by the FFG Executive Board.

      Essential Criteria:

      • Experienced in a red meat packaging environment
      • Good people management skills
      • A high degree of English language and literacy knowledge
      • Ability to work on own initiative / pressurised working environment
      • Flexible approach to working hours

      If you have the ambition to develop a career in one of the UK’s largest manufacturing industries, with the opportunity for career development, this is the opportunity you have been waiting for. We reserve the right to extend the shortlisting criteria to assist with shortlisting.

      Closing date for receipt of applications is Friday 7th February 2020

      The Monitoring Officer

      Foyle Melton Mowbray

      Melton Road, Sixhills, Leicestershire,
      England LE14 3PR.

      T +44 (0) 1509 881583   F +44 (0) 1509 889300


      Evening Shift Cleaners

      Locations: Foyle Omagh / Foyle Ingredients
      Closing Date: 31/03/2020

      Foyle Omagh / Ingredients currently have a vacancy for an evening shift cleaners to be based at their Omagh, Co. Tyrone site. Reporting to the Cleaning Manager, the successful candidate will be required to carry out thorough cleaning of all departments within the factory. Working as part of a team to ensure that all current hygiene and cleaning standards are adhered to. This is an exciting opportunity to join a well-established food processing plant in the UK and Ireland.


      • Good Communication skills
      • Awareness of Health & Safety
      • Be flexible and reliable in approach to meet the demands of a busy department
      • Have a willingness to learn and the ability to work as part of a team
      • Ability to adapt to physically demanding work

      In return we offer:

      • Full on the job training.
      • Accreditation towards Meat Safety Certificate.

      Hours of work: 4.30pm – 12.30pm Monday to Friday. Owing to the requirements of the department additional hours may be required during busier periods as well as approx.. 1 Saturday per month and 6 Saturdays between 1st Oct and the 31st Nov annually.

      Closing date for receipt of applications is the 31st March 2020.

      The Company reserve the right to expand the criteria to facilitate shortlisting.

      For an application form, please apply to:

      The Monitoring Officer

      Foyle Omagh

      52 Doogary Road, Omagh, County Tyrone,
      Northern Ireland BT79 0BQ

      T +44 (0) 2882 243201   F +44 (0) 2882 243013


      General Operatives

      Locations: All Foyle Food Group sites in the UK
      Closing Date: 30/12/2020

      The Foyle Food Group is one of the largest Red Meat Processing Companies in the UK and Ireland, we are activelly seeking applications from individuals keen to take up a career within the food processing industry. This is an exciting opportunity to join a well-established food processing Company in the UK and Ireland.

      We are activelly seeking individuals both skilled and unskilled to work in the following areas:

           Beef Boning Halls               Beef Slaughter Halls         General red meat procesing           Hygiene operations 

      Successful canidates will be provided with full inforamtion, training, instruction and protective clothing and equipment. We have numerous opportunities at all the different sites within the Group – please identify which site is your preference

      Northern Ireland sites

      Foyle Campsie in Londonderry            Foyle Omagh in Omagh

      Republic of Ireland

      Foyle Donegal in Carrigans, Donegal Ireland

      England sites

      Foyle Melton Mowbray in Sixhills        Foyle Gloucester in Cinderford 

      We also offer assistance for those employees re-locating e.g. travel and accommodation assistance. National Living Wage, is paid for all inexperienced recruits below the age of 25 years, with competitive rates for skilled operators paid (£8.21 > £11.80 / €9.99 > €11.73 per hr).

      All offers of employment are dependent on successfully passing the Companies pre-employment medical, which includes a drugs and alcohol test.

      Closing date for the receipt of applications is 31st December 2020

      Please forward your CV with a covering letter to:

      The Monitoring Officer

      Foyle Food Group

      Shared Service Centre, Foyle Omagh, 52 Doogary Road

      Omagh, Co Tyrone BT79 0BQ

      T +44 (0) 28822 43201


      Production Operative

      Locations: Foyle Food Group – Foyle Omagh
      Closing Date: 30/05/2020

      Foyle Omagh requires General Operatives to be based at their site on the outskirts of Omagh, County Tyrone. This is an exciting opportunity to join one of most progressive beef processing groups in the UK and Ireland.

      The successful candidates will undertake operations in both the Beef Boning and Slaughter Halls on site – full training will be provided to use cutting equipment to enable employees to attain their full potential.

      Hrs of work Beef Boning Hall > 0700 > 1730

      4 x 10hr shifts each week with a rotating day off – 4-day weekend every 5 weeks.

      Beef Slaughter Hall > 0830 > 1630 – 5 x 8hr shifts each week

      (Production units are operational on Saturdays between the 1st Oct and the end of November)

      Minimum hourly rate of £8.21 per hour regardless of age

      Essential Criteria:

       Willingness to learn and the ability to work as part of a team

      • Flexible approach to working
      • Good communication skills

      Closing date for receipt of applications is:  30th May 2020