Technical Trainer

Do you have technical or production experience in the food industry? Are you enthusiastic and self-motivated? If yes, we want to hear from you!

Due to an increase in demand for our award-winning solutions, we’re looking for a Technical Trainer to work with our Training Coordinator to help deliver exceptional guidance around our Autocoding systems to our customers in the food industry. This role would suit someone with fantastic communication skills, experience in training / presenting, who doesn’t mind staying or working away from home on a regular basis. A company car will be provided.

Role responsibility and accountability 

  • Deliver training that exceeds customer expectations and is tailored to their needs and specific facilities

  • Audit system functionality of customer setups to ensure compliance with the OAL and customer Codes of Practice (COP)

  • Measure performance of customer sites to ensure all audit actions are analysed to drive improvement internally and externally

  • Help our customers improve their performance and reduce their need for support

  • Drive continuous improvement within OAL and improve our training package by working closely with the Training Coordinator and using feedback from training and auditing sessions

  • Ensure all documentation is kept up-to-date and managed

  • Operate in a safe working manner and support the business whilst on site by ensuring adherence to all site health and safety requirements

  • Manage effective communication with both internal and external customers

Departmental responsibilities

  • Deliver outstanding quality, value and service to customers. The fantastic relationships we have built with our customers is pivotal to OAL Connected's success

  • Work as a team

  • To look for innovative ways to improve the way we work

  • Demonstrate our high standards of ethics and integrity

Essential skills/qualifications

  • Basic IT skills

  • A minimum of 3 years technical or production knowledge in the food industry

  • A working knowledge of customer Codes of Practice

  • Full valid driving licence

  • Communication / customer service skills

  • Have a right first time, can do attitude

Desired skills

  • Food safety knowledge

  • Passport (overseas travel will be part of the role)

  • Time management

About OAL Connected

OAL Connected provides market-leading, award-winning label and date code verification systems, installed on over 1,200 packaging lines in the UK and overseas.

Why apply?

As a growing SME, we can provide fantastic opportunities in a fast-paced organisation. You’ll quickly become an integral part of the team with full responsibility and ownership. The role has a competitive salary and our strong training philosophy encourages on-the-job training and supports qualifications.

Closing Date: 15/02/2019

Reference: TOC0818

Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 and company car

Location: Peterborough based with very frequent travel to customer sites.

Vacancy type: Full-time



If so, please apply for the vacancy below or send an email to with your CV and covering letter referencing the job which is of interest to you.

Jake NormanOAL