Engineering Advanced Apprentice
- Spalding, Lincolnshire
- £16,000. Increasing to £18,000 in Year 2
- Closing date
- 31 Mar 2023
- FMCG & Manufacturing
- Role Type
- Apprenticeship, Advanced
- Start Date
- 24 months+
What will the apprentice be doing?
Engineers are at the forefront of our new product development that ranges from introducing hundreds of new products each year to launching new business start-ups. You would be providing a high level of support to Bakkavor whilst gaining fault-finding experience and ensuring the efficient and effective running of the business. Working in engineering requires a hands-on and enthusiastic individual with a team player mentality and strong planning abilities.
Tasks will include:
- Operating machinery
- Performing first line electrical maintenance
- Producing replacement components
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
- Level 3 Diploma
- Block release in Year 1
- Day release in further years
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
The expected career progression at the end of this apprenticeship is for the apprentice to become an Engineer
Desired skills and personal qualities
Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Team working, Initiative
GCSE or equivalent in English and maths + three others (Grade 9 – 4 or A*- C) essential
Expected apprenticeship duration: 4 years
Apprenticeship Standard: Food and drink maintenance engineer
Apprenticeship level: Advanced Level Apprenticeship Level 3 (A level)
Training provider: College of West Anglia
Expected start date: 06/09/2021
We're the biggest name you've never heard of! You've probably eaten our food- you just didn't realise it. Because as global leaders in the fresh prepared food industry, we create innovative products, including meals, soups, dips, salads, desserts, pizzas and bread for customers including Tesco, M&S, Sainsbury's and Waitrose in the UK. We're ambitious. We're full of ideas and we're ready for more people who share our passion for quality food to join us. Bakkavor is the leading provider of fresh prepared food in the UK, with a growing international presence in the US and China. We are number one in the UK in the four product categories of meals, salads, desserts, and pizza & bread, providing high-quality, fresh, healthy, and convenient food. We have over 19,000 employees, our headquarters are in London and we have 23 factories in the UK, 5 in the US and 9 in China.
5th Floor, 8 Mortimer Street
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