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Build your business skills

Choose an industry placement where you can make a real impact at one of the UK’s most successful food businesses. Build your skills with hands-on learning and find out what it takes to produce great-tasting food the nation loves.

Our placements opportunities last a minimum of nine months. Find out more about which placement is right for you.

This placement is designed for students working towards Food Science or nutrition-related degrees. Here, you will work with our site technical and production teams to make sure our products are manufactured safely, meeting customer specifications and legal requirements all the way through our supply chain.

Why Cranswick?

Be part of a progressive business, dedicated to developing and nurturing your talent with tailored learning and development opportunities. From day one, you will learn cutting-edge business practices, use the latest technologies and develop personally and professionally with the support of experienced business leaders.

Our placement opportunities

How to apply

If you’re in your second year of study and looking for a placement year in the food industry, we want to hear from you.

To submit an application, please follow these three steps:

Step 1: Send your covering letter and CV to placement.applications@cranswick.co.uk stating which placement opportunity you are applying for.

Step 2: If you are successful you will be invited for a virtual or face-to-face interview.

Step 3: If you are successful, you will join the business in the June/July after you finish your second year of university.