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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: Christopher Poynton
Job title: Apprentice Multi-skilled Maintenance Engineer
Employer: Avara Foods
Qualification: GCSE’S
Salary Range: £12,000-£22,000
Name: Theo Singleton
Job title: Apprentice Technician
Employer: Heineken UK
Qualification: EAL Diploma Level 3 in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Distinction)
Salary Range: £24,000 - £26,000
Name: Jordan Burke
Job title: Feedmill Engineering Manager
Employer: Avara Foods
Qualification: NVQ Level 3 Maintenance engineering
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: 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: Angus Garrett
Job title: Multi Skilled Engineer
Employer: Premier Foods
Qualification: Level 3 Mechatronics
Salary Range: £23,000