IT appren­tice

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.

Cranswick is delighted to offer this level 3 infrastructure apprenticeship, for a duration of 15 months. The apprenticeship consists of 4 modules and will be delivered via online virtual classroom sessions.

Job responsibilities of an IT Apprentice:

  • Support the IT helpdesk to resolve and advise on user queries relating to desk user PCs and business applications including critical factory systems.
  • Assist the IT team in the implementation and delivery of key projects and processes
  • Assist with software upgrades and rollouts
  • Resolve network cabling / switch issues alongside Engineering
  • Plan and carry out maintenance of IT systems, applying updates as required whilst ensuring that downtime is minimized

What you will need:

  • Strong communication skills
  • The ability to problem solve
  • Confident, enthusiastic and a people person
  • Strong time management skills
  • Be a team player, with the ability to self-manage
  • 5 GCSEs grade 9-5 (A to C); including Maths, English

Pay and benefits:

  • Salary: £21,000 per annum
  • Pension – 3% employer contributions/5% employee contributions
  • Share of the profits with our discounted share scheme
  • Additional holiday with length of service
  • Discounted local gym membership
  • Death in service insurance
  • Access to our Feed your wellbeing hub, with retail discounts and a range of other perks!


Closing date: 1th July 2022 (please note that should we receive significant interest, this closing date may be brought forward)