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They've made it - and so can you!

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-fl ying 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!


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Name: George Burgess
Job title: Junior Software Developer
Employer: ABP Food Group
Qualification: Diploma in ICT, GCSEs in Maths, English, IT, Science and RE
Salary Range: £1,000 – £2,100 per month
Name: Guy Sharp
Job title: Maintenance engineering apprentice
Employer: Ferrero Thorntons
Qualification: Level 2 NVQ in Engineering, Level 3 NVQ in Engineering
Salary Range: From approx £15,000
Name: Jaroslaw Drag
Job title: Manufacturing Team Leader
Employer: Princes Food Ltd
Qualification: Advanced Level Apprenticeship in Operations and Quality Improvements in Science
Salary Range: £25,000 - £30,000
Name: Kirstie Anne Jones
Job title: Market Development Officer
Employer: Hybu Cig Cymru
Qualification: BSc Economics and Marketing; MSc Marketing
Salary Range: £27,000
Name: Amelia Cockran
Job title: Mechanical and Electrical Engineering Apprentice
Employer: Coca-Cola European Partners (CCEP)
Qualification: Level 3 BTEC in Electrical Engineering Manufacturong and HNC in Electronics
Salary Range: £16,000 starting salary
Name: Sam Garnett
Job title: Multi-skilled apprentice engineer
Employer: Heineken UK
Qualification: GCSE`s, NVQ, currently studying electrical electronic engineering HNC
Salary Range: £14,000 - £19,000