What will the apprentice be doing?
As a Packaging Research & Development Apprentice, you will be part of a team leading the way in developing new sustainable packaging and products. You will have the opportunity to work in different packaging functions to develop your skills in Packaging Excellence, Design, Sustainability and Innovation project delivery while getting a Packaging BSc from Sheffield Hallam University.
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
As an apprentice, you'll receive on-the-job training and experience in an administrative position along with formal training to gain the knowledge and skills you'll need to support our business operations. You'll join a team with a dedicated line manager committed to enhancing your career experiences. You will receive the BSc in Packaging Technology upon completion of this programme.
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
Good chances of progression to temporary/permanent employment.
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Team working, Creative
GCSE or equivalent English Language and Maths (Grade 5 or above) Essential
A Level or equivalent 2 STEM subjects (Grade Pass or above) Essential
A Level or equivalent minimum of 3 A-Levels (Grade BBC or above) Essential
Things to consider
Please note: we open for applications once a year and work on a rolling basis, which means that as soon as we reach the required number of applications, we will close the process for that role/business area. Therefore, we advise applying as early as possible once applications go live to avoid disappointment.