Butchery Abattoir Apprenticeships

Location
Cranswick Country Foods, Norfolk

Cranswick Country Foods in Watton, Norfolk is serious about its quality pork products. Now we’re hungry for talented people to join us. It’s win win; you achieve your potential, we achieve our ambitious growth plans.

We are currently looking for a number of Apprentices to join us:

Butchery (x10 vacancies) – A 12-18 month apprenticeship in partnership with Poultec training. You’ll need to enjoy physical activities and working to targets. You’ll achieve a level 2 food manufacturing diploma (focused on butchery skills and knowledge) and gain experience as a skilled butcher with possible earnings of £10 plus per hour. You need to have passed your GCSE in Maths and English. Pay rate: £5 per hour plus an additional £2.50 per hour for full attendance; therefore potential earnings = £7.50 per hour. Upon completion of apprenticeship, this will be reviewed in line with your butchery skill.

Abattoir (x2 vacancies) - A 12-18 month apprenticeship in partnership with Poultec training. You’ll need to enjoy physical activities and working to targets. You’ll achieve a level 2 food manufacturing diploma (focused on abattoir skills and knowledge) and gain experience as a fully trained, licenced slaughter operative with possible earnings of £10 plus per hour. You need to have passed your GCSE in Maths and English. Pay rate: £5 per hour plus an additional £2.50 per hour for full attendance; therefore potential earnings = £7.50 per hour. Upon completion of apprenticeship, this will be reviewed in line with your slaughter skills.

Interested? Send your CV and a cover letter outlining which role you are applying for and why you are suitable to ccfn.humanresources@cranswick.co.uk or post your application; FAO: HR, Cranswick Country Foods, Brandon Road, Watton, Norfolk, IP25 6LW

Closing date: 31st December 2017 (please note that should we receive significant interest, this closing date may be brought forward)