Engineering Apprentice

Cranswick Country Foods, Norfolk

About Cranswick Country Foods:

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.

Job requirements of Engineering Apprentice:

This is a 4-year programme which includes 40 hours per week with one day release a week for college attendance at West Suffolk College.

Day to day tasks will include:

· Rapid response to machinery breakdown

· Monitoring the performance of key service and plant equipment

· Planned maintenance on service and plant equipment

· Fault diagnostics of all key equipment

What you will need:

· A logical mind with attention to detail mind for effective problem solving

· The ability to think fast and thrive under pressure

· Ideally 5 GCSEs grade 9-5 (A to C); including Maths, English and a Physics based science subject Minimum: grade 9-5 (A to C) or functional skills level 2 in Maths and English

Pay and benefits:

· Salary: £9 per hour including £2.00 per hour attendance bonus

· Level 3 Engineering Technician Standard qualification on completion of the apprenticeship, with opportunities for further training progression

· Pension – 3% employer contributions/5% employee contributions

· Discounted local gym membership

· Death in service insurance

· Access to our Feed your wellbeing hub, with retail discounts and a range of other perks!

· Share of the profits with our discounted share scheme

· Additional holiday with length of service


Email a CV and covering letter to

Closing date: 20th November 2021 (please note that should we receive significant interest, this closing date may be brought forward)