Boparan Holdings Limited

Apprentice Multi Skilled Engineer - Advanced (Level 3)

Boparan Holdings Limited (Employer)

West Suffolk College (Training Provider)

Annual wage £19,500.00
40.0 hours per week Monday - Friday, 08.00-16.30
36 months (duration)
1 September 2022(start date)
2 positions available
15 July 2022 (application closing date)
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Job Description

We are a leading UK food company on a mission to deliver great quality and innovative meal ideas – from chicken to curries, from pizzas to pies. Here at Thetford, we opened in February 2011 and are the breaded product centre of excellence.


What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Assist engineers with workshop and production tasks
  • Keeping a learning log
  • Complete mini projects guided by mentor
  • Making and fitting parts
  • Fault finding, mechanical and electrical
  • Contact would be Engineering Manager
  • Role forms part of the day crew structure of the engineering department

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

Maintenance and Operations Engineering Technician level 3

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Gaps allowing, apprentices could be offered full time multi skilled engineer role.

Reality Check

4 weekly pay with 28 days annual leave which includes 8 days for Bank Holidays which are treated as normal working days. The role will involve working in a food manufacturing factory, so PPE will be required (factory coat, shoes, hairnet, earplugs etc.)

Skills Required

Attention to detail, Initiative, Communication skills, Team working

Qualifications Required

GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4-9) Essential
GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4-9) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Science (Grade 4-9) Essential
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