Apprenticeship case studies

Apprenticeships are a fantastic route into the food industry which is crying out for managers, engineers, technicians and food scientists.

An apprenticeship enables you to learn as well as earn and gives you an opportunity to obtain hands-on relevant training.

Hear about the experiences of apprentices currently working in the food and drink manufacturing sector:

British Sugar

Multi-skilled engineer: Edward Haylock

Cadbury

Confectionery Apprentice: Calum Marnock,

Cargill

Apprentice Process Operator: Joe Breen

Devro

Apprentice Mechanical Engineer: Michael Young

General Mills

Multi-skilled engineer: Daniel Cornish

Second year engineering apprentice: John Marshall

Macphie of Glenbervie

Bakery apprentice: Kyle Hendry

Mondelez International

Confectionery Apprentice: Calum Marnock

Engineering Apprentice: Adam Ravenscroft

Maintenance Engineer Apprentice: Dawn Woodcock

Manufacturing Apprentice: Alex Nevin

Kraft Foods

Multi-skilled apprentice: Jamie McGowan

Third year multi-skilled apprentice: Sam Robinson

Third year multi-skilled engineer apprentice: John Ravenscroft

Sugar confectionary apprentice: Alice Lawson

Manufacturing confectionery apprentice: Marc O'Conno

KP Snacks

Apprentice Electrical Maintenance Engineer: Jack Theakston

Advanced Technical Apprentice: Chloe Perry

Mars Chocolate UK

Manufacturing Apprentice: Joe Northway

McCain

Engineering Apprentice: Liam Watkins

Engineering Apprentice: Sam Elliott

Engineering Apprentice: Charlotte Linford

Nestlé UK & Ireland

Apprentice plant technician: Robert Greatrex

Modern Craft Apprentice: Sara-Jayne Barker

Electrical Apprentice: Nicole Chamberlain

Modern Craft Electrical Mechanical Apprentice: Francesca Rose Igoe

PepsiCo Walkers

Electrical Engineering Apprentice: Sam Kelly

Engineering Apprentice: Emma McCoy

Premier Foods

Apprentice Technician: Alex Pressley

Nestlé UK & Ireland

Recruitment coordinator: Lydia Cebreiro

United Biscuits

Craft Engineer: David Cherry

Mechanical Engineer: Steve Howarth

Unilever

Apprentice Engineer: Sam Roberts

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Last reviewed: 10 Mar 2016