We offer a variety of apprenticeships across the Burts Snacks’ business.
Alongside working for us, you’ll also attend training with one of our providers, receive an above-average wage and have continual support from our friendly team.
Training Coordinator, studying towards Level 3 Adult Apprenticeship Learning and...
Training Coordinator, studying towards Level 3 Adult Apprenticeship Learning and Development.
Denisa moved from Production to become an Health and Safety Assistant in 2016 and quickly showed an aptitude for learning and development. Denisa secured a position as a Learning and Development Coordinator in 2017 and the Company is now using its Apprentice Levy to fund Denisa’s level 3 Apprenticeship qualification in learning and development which will support her in her objective to become an Learning and Development professional.
Technical Apprentice, studying towards Level 5 FdSc Food Science and Technology....
Technical Apprentice, studying towards Level 5 FdSc Food Science and Technology.
Ryan left school and joined Burts as a Technical Apprentice in July 2017 and has thrived under the tutelage of his line manager and has recently completed his level 3 Food Industry Apprenticeship. Ryan has proved a real asset to the business and in June 2018 Ryan was awarded Duchy College top Apprentice in “Food and Drink Manufacturing. In support of his potential and commitment the Company will continue to employ Ryan following his enrolment onto a distance learning part-time degree level qualification with Lincoln University in food studies and will hold a position open as a Technical Assistant for when he completed his studies.
Engineering Apprentice, studying towards Level 3 Apprenticeship as a Maintenance...
Engineering Apprentice, studying towards Level 3 Apprenticeship as a Maintenance Engineer.
Jon-Ryan Oakes joined in the business as an Engineering Apprentice and spent most of his level 2 Apprenticeship studying mechanical engineering at College, working for Burts during term breaks. Since then Jon Ryan has returned the Company’s investment in full through demonstrating a good work ethic and hard work and being very flexible and for this reason the Company has supported his progression to a level 3 Apprenticeship qualification which is funded through the Apprentice Levy.
Credit Controller, AAT Level 4 Diploma in Accounting. After leaving school after...
Credit Controller, AAT Level 4 Diploma in Accounting.
After leaving school after her A Levels, Eilish spent 6 years working for Dartington Hall Trust whilst studying towards her accounting qualification, attaining her level 4 Diploma in Accounting just before joining Burts as a Credit Controller. Eilish has thrived in this FMCG environment and has shown great potential and commitment to the business and to her own development. As a result the Company is sponsoring Eilish to completed modules towards Chartered Accountant status.
Commercial & Social Media Executive, National Diploma Marketing – Distinction. S...
Commercial & Social Media Executive, National Diploma Marketing – Distinction.
Shortly after completing his Marketing qualification, Ben joined Burts in 2017 on a temporary contract as a Marketing Assistant. He supported the team with events, design work and NPD and undertook competitor analysis. Ben started to demonstrate an aptitude for Sales and was recently appointed to a permanent role with the Company as a Commercial Executive supporting Burts Retail Sales team, along with supporting the social media aspect of the business where he continues to be developed.
We’re currently hiring for the following roles. Come and join the Burts Snacks’ family.
SHIFT MANAGER – Day
Full Time, LOCATION: leicester
4 on / 4 off ‘Continental type’ shift pattern (6AM – 6PM)
Competitive salary and benefits package.
The correct individual needs the ability to work autonomously, ideally from a FMCG background, preferably with experience in the snack food industry or similar.
- Must be a proven leader who innovates and motivates their production team to deliver consistently against Manufacturing KPI’s.
- Ability to coach and mentor their immediate reports to proactively improve the day to day running of the production lines.
- A real opportunity for the correct candidate to challenge the norm and grow with our expanding business.
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more details to apply, please send a CV and covering letter.
Full Time, LOCATION: plymouth
Production Operator roles are available on our day and night shifts as our business is growing!
As a Production Operative you will operate the plant in accordance with stated procedure and ensure that production plans are met and to carry out tasks in the Factory as required. To ensure that all aspects of the stated operations agenda are met with regard to Profit, Quality, Risk, Supply and Team development.
The work takes place in a factory on a production line and involves manual work. Post-holders spend considerable periods of time standing while operating machinery and are required to wear protective clothing, such as overalls and safety shoes, which are provided.
Previous experience in a production and/or warehouse environment is essential and familiarity with food production is desirable however training will be provided.
Full Time, 39 hours per week
Hours of Work:
3 x 12 hours shift per week + one Sunday clean (12 hours) every fourth week
A premium is paid to those Operators working nights
The successful applicant will have the following knowledge/Skills:
- Have good practical skills, who works quickly and accurately
- Have basic numeracy and English Language skills and will be able to follow safety and hygiene instructions
- Concentrate while doing repetitive tasks for long periods
- Follow instructions
- Be willing to work flexibly
- Have good team-working skills
If you would the full job description or would like to apply, either request an application form or send a letter and CV expressing an interest in this role to HR.Department@burtssnacks.com Please highlight in your application your relevant experience, knowledge and skills.