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Title:  Operations Apprentice

City:  Market Drayton
Department:  Operations & Production

Market Drayton, GB, TF9 3SQ Telford, GB, TF2 7GJ

At Müller, it’s not just our products that move fast. We’re the market leader because we give our customers more than great taste – we give them moments of pleasure every day. This ability to exceed our customers’ expectations makes for fast-paced careers in a dynamic environment. And this could be your opportunity to further your career with an award-winning FMCG company that’s truly entrepreneurial.


We are currently recruiting for Operations Apprentices across our three Shropshire sites, to be a part of Muller's UK Manufacturing Operation, producing a quality product and meeting specifications according to laid down procedures in the most efficient way.  Please note, it is anticipated the start date will be September 2021.


Your challenge:

• Operating manufacturing machinery in accordance to laid down procedures.

• A proactive approach to all matters concerning Health & Safety

• Ability to co-operate with the employer in assisting them to fulfil their statutory duties

• Meeting operational line / plant targets / waste targets

• Meeting Individual targets

• Minimising machine / plant down time

• Maintaining the hygienic standards of the production environment and general housekeeping of the working area

• Carrying out of basic routine maintenance (mechanical aptitude is essential)

• Striving to achieve the highest quality product, highlighting any concerns to your manager

• Prompt fault finding and timely corrective action or escalation.

• Having a flexible approach to your work arrangements


Your apprenticeship:

  • A Level 3 apprenticeship focusing on developing individuals to deliver safe food products on a daily basis, in one of the fastest moving and most dynamic industries: Food & Drink. You will receive a Level 3 Food & Drink Operations Diploma as well as your apprenticeship certificate.
  • Müller have a partnered with a trusted apprenticeship provider to deliver knowledge, skills and behaviours in key topics such as First Line Maintenance, Continuous Improvement, Food Science and Food Safety over a period of 24 months.
  • You will complete your studies alongside the above job responsibilities, with support from your management team. This programme will provide you with every opportunity to become a highly skilled Technical Operator, capable of evaluating and making improvements to safety, quality and performance in a food and drink manufacturing environment. 


Key skills & experience

  • Essential: Good mechanical aptitude
  • Minimum English and Maths GCSE’s (at Grade 4 or C) or equivalent
  • Teamwork & Collaboration
  • Good communicator – verbally and written


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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