News & Recruitment

Riggs Autopack Ltd is seeking suitable applicants for the current vacancies. To view details of the roles, please click on the links provided below. To register your interest and apply, please send your CV to All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence.


Service Engineer - Northern Region

Service Engineer - Southern Region

Electrical Design Engineer - Based Nelson, Lancashire

Electro-Mechanical Fitter - Based Nelson, Lancashire

CNC Turner - Based Nelson, Lancashire


  • New Appointment - Technical Sales (Peter Nutter) - August 01st 2019

    Riggs Autopack is pleased to announce that following the recent retirement of Kim David, Pete Nutter has joined Riggs Autopack to take up the position of Technical Sales Engineer. Pete will take over new machine sales for a territory previously managed by Kim and will be responsible for Wales, West Midlands and South-West England. He will be servicing a large existing customer base and also providing depositor and filling machine solutions to potential new food manufacturers. Pete has an HNC in Mechanical Engineering and a degree in Integrated Systems. He started his engineering career as an "apprentice" t... Read More ...
  • Filling Machines for Artisan Food Producers - July 17th 2019

    Riggs Autopack is an award-winning British manufacturer of high-quality volumetric filling machines. They are a UK market leader with an excellent reputation and supply their equipment to the food production industry. The main stay of the company is their Model 1000 range of semi-automatic filling machines, designed specifically for artisans and small-scale food producers that require quick product changeovers and short batch runs. Manually filling containers can be exhausting and time consuming, often meaning much of the working week can be spent in production fulfilling orders, which in turn can then impact on other areas of th... Read More ...
  • Naked Foods Purchase Another Sauce Depositor From Riggs Autopack - June 07th 2019

      'Fruit Preparations for your Food Products’ is what Naked Foods specialise in. They have been in the food business over 15 years. Naked Foods was started in Ashford, Kent, by three entrepreneurial foodies, their quest was simple: to create ‘clean nude foods’. They wanted to make fruit and confectionery sauces with an unbeatable taste as natural as possible. Fast forward to the present day and their vision and sheer determination to achieve the unthinkable, it has been a superb success, seeing their preps and sauces in products for the leading UK & Irish retailers, funky artisan producers, trendy resta... Read More ...
  • Pegoty Hedge Purchase New Ready Meal Depositor - January 24th 2019

      Located in the picturesque Worcestershire countryside at the foot of the historic Malvern Hills, Pegoty Hedge is a family owned and run business making high-quality ready meals, sauces and stocks. They’ve been making their delicious meals since 2008 and each one is still handmade in their kitchen using fresh ingredients by their dedicated and talented team. They also take great pride in being ‘free from’ and utilising raw ingredients to their full potential. Pegoty Hedge take special care and pride in the meals they produce, and pay special attention to the detail, right down to the individual hand garnishes ... Read More ...