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Meet the Tasty Careers Ambassadors

The UK's young generation of superheros, working their waffles off to shake up the Food & Drink Manufacturing Industry!

These are high-flying superstars from various food & drink companies who share their story of how they got into their career, what they’ve learned along the way and what they spent their first pay cheque on.

Their advice is invaluable as they’ve been there, done that and now have a super Tasty Career in the food & drink industry!


Filter Ambassadors
Name: Matt Irving
Job title: Apprentice Mechanical Engineer
Employer: Kraft Heinz
Qualification: GCSEs And A levels
Salary Range: £14,000 - £28,000
Name: Jack Whalley
Job title: Apprentice Mechanical Engineer
Employer: Kraft Heinz
Qualification: BTEC level 3, working towards HNC level 4, NVQ level 3/4, Coded welding
Salary Range: £16,000 - £35,000
Name: Ashley Boswell
Job title: Apprentice Multi-Skilled Engineer
Employer: Premier Foods
Qualification: Btec Level 3, NVQ level 3, Foundation Degree
Salary Range: £9,000 - £23,000
Name: Luke Carlyon
Job title: Area Manager
Employer: KP Snacks
Qualification: BTEC and HND in Applied Sports Science. NVQ in Performing Operations. Green Belt in Lean Six Sigma
Name: Liam Pember
Job title: Automation Day Technician
Employer: Heineken UK
Qualification: NVQ Level 2 in Performing Engineering Operations, BTEC Level 3 in Manufacturing Engineering D*D*, NVQ Level 3 Extended Diploma in Engineering Maintenance
Salary Range: £35,000 to £40,000
Name: Leigh Poxon
Job title: Baker
Employer: Henllan Bakery
Qualification: NVQ in Baking Industry Skills level 2