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Apprentice Technicial Operator
Location: Worksop
Salary: £15,800

The Operations function drives our four Manufacturing Centres onsite. It is focussed on producing high quality products in a timely and efficient manner.

Throughout your apprenticeship, you will gain a broad exposure to the different areas of food manufacturing onsite, over 2 years, which will provide a great foundation to your career. Our Technical Operators are not just Production Line Operators, they deal with minor line stoppages as well as becoming experts on the machines they operate.

We will support you with qualifications up to Level 3 Diploma in Food & Drink Operations, a Level 2 Certificate in Engineering, as well as supporting training and qualifications to enable you to carry out the role of Technical Operator for Premier Foods. All of this will give you a great foundation for any career with us.

At the end of your first year, you will become an integral part of the Technical Operator teams, working on the production lines on a daily basis, whilst continuing your studies.

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About the Company

Premier Foods is one of Britain’s biggest listed food companies, employing over 4,000 colleagues at 15 manufacturing sites and offices up and down the country.

Many of our brands have been part of UK life for more than a century and you’ll find them in 94% of British households.

At Premier foods we believe in inclusion, authenticity and individuality. We aim to ensure all existing and potential colleagues are given equitable opportunities and are respected, valued and encouraged to bring their true authentic selves to work no matter who they are, what they look like, who they love or what they believe in. Our culture is one where everyone is welcome. 

What do you need?

5 GCSE’s grade A-C (or equivalent) including:

  • Science, Maths and English
  • IT also being a preferred pass (A-C) subject

The right to work in the UK and English speaking

You will be based at Worksop S81 7AY, with study delivered onsite. You must be willing and able to commute to this area.

You will work on a 3-shift rotation and as such, must be at least 18 years of age.

Join us and you'll get

A starting salary of c. £15,800 per year, including shift pay, and attractive benefits package including: 26 days holiday plus statutory holidays, pension scheme, life assurance, employee discount scheme including travel, food and shopping discounts.

  • Sponsored professional development
  • An on-the-job mentor
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