Join ABP as a Multi-skilled Engineering Apprentice and embark on a structured 4 -year program to become a qualified Maintenance Engineer with an OAL Level 3 qualification in Food & Drink Engineering Maintenance.
This programme will support your development in both Electrical and Mechanical engineering, meaning you`ll complete the programme as a Multi-Skilled Engineer. Under the guidance of the Site Engineering Manager, you'll spend dedicated blocks of learning at a national apprenticeship provider`s state-of-the-art facility within the Midlands, gaining hands-on experience and academic learning. You`ll then return to the site to apply your knowledge, working closely with the on-site engineering team and a dedicated mentor.
Main Duties and Responsibilities:
Your main responsibilities involve maintaining machinery and equipment specific to meat processing. This includes conducting planned and predictive maintenance to ensure optimal production levels, responding to breakdowns promptly, and identifying faults in meat processing equipment. You actively contribute to machinery changeovers and set-ups, manufacturing and repairing component parts, and supporting continuous improvement projects. Decommissioning and commissioning meat processing equipment, as well as participating in technical performance reviews, are integral aspects of your duties. Your role emphasises adherence to food safety regulations, health and safety standards, and environmental considerations within the unique context of meat processing.
Throughout your Engineering apprenticeship, you will be working with innovative technology that`s shaping the meat industry and helping ABP be recognised as market leaders in our field.
Join us and you'll get
This apprenticeship offers a gateway to a rewarding engineering career at ABP. Upon completion, you'll be equipped with extensive experience and qualifications, opening doors to various roles within the engineering field. With over 18 sites across the UK and Northern Ireland, opportunities may arise for development and grown within the business.