Continous Improvement Technician/OPEX (SCQF) Apprentice

Spalding, Lincolnshire
Closing date
31 Mar 2024

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  Continuous Improvement Apprentice
The Continuous Improvement Apprenticeship is a great opportunity to grow into a career that, in today’s competitive environment, is highly sought after.
This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apprenticeship summary
Annual wage
£18000 a year
Salary increases to £21000 for Year 2
Working week
Monday to Friday 8.30am to 5pm
Total hours per week: 37.5
Expected duration
2 years
Apprenticeship level
SCQF Level 6
1 position available
What will the apprentice be doing?
Bakkavor is a highly innovative business, that is continually looking to unearth improved manufacturing solutions. If you possess an inquisitive mindset and enjoy making change through people, this could be the role for you.

This exciting opportunity will expose you to all areas of the business where you will learn a multitude of Continuous Improvement tools and techniques including Root Cause Analysis, various methods in data analysis and an understanding of Lean methodologies. In this role you will obtain an understanding of the “current state” processes and learn how to eliminate manufacturing wastes.This experience will be a combination of factory and office based roles. This opportunity requires an individual with a positive mindset and “can do” attitude. During the programme a full time mentor will be available to develop you into a Continuous Improvement Professional.
Food & Drink Operations SCQF 6 – Continuous Improvement pathway

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
Best of all, upon successfully completing this two year apprenticeship you will be guaranteed a full-time role with Bakkavor.
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
• Communication skills
• Attention to detail
• Organisation skills
• Customer care skills
• Problem solving skills
• Team working
• Initiative

What qualifications or qualities are required?:
A  minimum of five Scottish National 5 certificates including English & Maths or equivalent.

Postcode: EH51 9SJ
City: Bo'ness
Opportunities: 1

Training provider


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.

Company info
5th Floor, 8 Mortimer Street
Greater London
United Kingdom

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