Manufacturing Food and Drink Apprentice in Bradford

About The... We’re recruiting for a Manufacturing Food and Drink Apprentice to join our Colne Manufacturing Site. As part of the Production team, you will be involved in the action at the site in a paid role while we fully...

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About The Role

We’re recruiting for a Manufacturing Food and Drink Apprentice to join our Colne Manufacturing Site. As part of the Production team, you will be involved in the action at the site in a paid role while we fully support you to obtain a Level 2 Food and Drink Processing Apprenticeship. At Morrison’s, we’re passionate about providing the freshest of food, ensuring quality and food safe products are produced for our customers at all times. So, where better to develop your skills, springboard your career and be part of the most amazing team! 

  • You will develop your skills and knowledge to complete tasks and processes required within the production site.
  • This will include developing / training Standard Operating Procedures, basic fault finding, understanding continuous improvement processes, cleaning to specification, line yield optimisation, recording and interpretation of production data.
  • You will work on the production lines and complete all operational tasks including handling and packaging products, movement of goods and products using MHE.
  • You will be required to work flexibly to support all areas of the business where required to ensure service levels are met at all times.
  • You will develop your skills set to complete an end point assessment at the end of your apprenticeship
What our 18-month Programme Involves
Our Apprenticeship schemes offer you the chance to earn while you learn and study towards a qualification. You'll learn everything you need to become competent in food safety, quality,compliance and processing. Springboard your career and be part of the most amazing team
What You’ll Study Towards
From January 2021 you will start your exciting journey on a Level 2 Food and Drink Process Apprenticeship programme. Working to develop the skills required to be competent in all aspects of food safety, through a series of modules and have regular reviews and assessments to help you grow your skills and knowledge within the business. Lasting 12 months, the Morrison’s Food and Drink Apprenticeship programme is the ideal springboard for a career in the fast-paced world of food manufacturing, offering a unique combination of earning while you learn

About You

What You’ll Need

As well as bundles of enthusiasm and a willingness to learn you'll also need:
  • To be aged at least 18
  • To be able to work at pace and not be afraid of a little hard work
  • To be able to work as part of a team
  • Have a basic of Math's and English

This role is in line with a Manufacturing general operative and offers a salary in line with current market rates and is subject to annual reviews. We also offer you a fantastic benefits package which includes; 22 days holiday plus bank holidays , a discount card for you and two friends or family members giving  you each 10% off your shopping in Morrison’s, a colleague bonus scheme and a very attractive pension scheme. You’ll also have access to a variety of high street discounts, as well as tonnes of flexible benefits.
About The Company

About our Colne Manufacturing Site

Woodhead Brothers (Abattoir) was re-developed in 2013/4 covering 180,000 sq ft on 9 acres of land. They have 840 colleagues and run a 5 day operation. They supply Morrisons' stores and Farmer's Boy with raw materials to produce a full range of butchery products including materials for sausage, pies and cooked meats. It is one of the largest meat processing facilities in Europe.

From a Bradford market stall to the UK’s 4th largest supermarket chain and the UK's 2nd largest fresh food manufacturer. 

We are proud to be the Yorkshire food retailer serving customers across the UK at just under 500 stores and an online home delivery service. Our 18 manufacturing sites provide our customers with the freshest produce from flowers, fish and veg to burgers and bread, all delivered to our stores via our 6 distribution sites by our 2,000 strong fleet. 

Every week, 11 million customers pass through our doors and over 110,000 colleagues across the business work hard each day to deliver great service to them. We cover more than 11 million households with our service. With competitive, permanently low prices we are committed to helping our customers save money every day.

We are foodmakers and shopkeepers and #wemakemorrisons.

Why not hear what our teams about got to say about life here at Morrisons: Click here.


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Full UK/EU driving license preferred
Car Preferred
Must be eligible to work in the EU
Cover Letter Required
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