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Title:  Engineering Apprentice

City:  Bridgwater
Department:  Engineering

Bridgwater, GB, TA6 6DF

We are recruiting for an Engineering Apprentice to start in September 2021 for our Müller Milk and Ingredients business in Bridgwater.   Whilst you will be based at our Bridgwater site there will be additional blocks of college based learning.


This opportunity is certainly not for the faint-hearted - we’ll expect you to work hard and be 100% committed to fulfilling your full potential of becoming a highly prized member of the Engineering team. You will need to take the lead in driving your own development and show energy and passion as you work towards an industry wide recognised Engineering qualification.


Our Apprenticeship Program provides you with a fantastic way to realise your potential and get your career with us off to the best possible start. Bringing learning and earning together, not only will you study towards a nationally-recognised qualification, you’ll earn a good salary, develop new skills and gain invaluable knowledge and experience.


Your apprenticeship combines technical skills training, academic study and work-based learning, you’ll also need to be flexible with your hours of work when required.


You will also need to impress us with your desire to learn and your ability to take the lead and make your career ambitions for the future a reality.


Your challenge

 In this role the key responsibilities will include:


  • Pre-production planning to support in developing and controlling the production of raw materials into finished products, whilst monitoring production costs.
  • Asset Management: oversee maintenance of Manufacturing machinery and manage process, filling/packing, and cleaning plant operations in accordance with procedures and Health & Safety.
  • Involvement in and leading on Continuous Improvement projects, project management and tests and trial activities
  • Lead fault finding and timely corrective action in line with food safety standards.
  • Strive to achieve the highest quality product, highlighting any concerns and ensuring products and volumes are in accordance with specifications and targets
  • Strive to achieve the highest quality product, highlighting any concerns and ensuring products and volumes are in accordance with specifications and targets 


Key skills & experience:

  • GCSE English & Maths at grade C (level 4) or equivalent
  • GCSE in science at grade C (level 4) or equivalent would be desirable but not essential
  • Able to demonstrate a clear passion for Engineering
  • Great attention to detail
  • Good time management skills
  • The ability to analyse problems and suggest improvements/solutions
  • Able to take a proactive approach
  • Ability to take ownership of own work
  • Demonstrates a self-motivated and proactive approach to work and studies
  • Able to demonstrate good team working skills
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment


This is an excellent opportunity to learn within of one of the fastest-paced industries there is. But make no mistake, this is no easy option and the position will be filled by someoby who is clearly able to demonstrate they are ready to take a pro-active approach towards their own personal and professional development.

The Process:

If you have the skills and experience in the above areas and would like to be considered for this role please apply at www.mullercareers.co.uk


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