Apprenticeships available at Bourne Prepared Produce

One of the biggest employers in Bourne has launched an apprenticeship scheme and is now hiring.

Bourne Prepared Produce in Spalding Road, which is part of fresh prepared foods manufacturers Bakkavor Group has two vacancies for its Advanced Apprenticeship Scheme.

The positions which will start in September are in product development and engineering.

Bakkavor works closely with the University of Lincoln. Successful applicants will be paid above the recommended national weekly wage for apprentices during their two-year apprenticeship and work towards an Improve Proficiency Qualification Level 3 Diploma in Food Industry Skills.

Group HR director Pippa Greenslade said: “Creating opportunities for young people within the communities we work is particularly important to us and Bakkavor’s apprenticeships offer an introduction to a world class industry as well as a great career for anyone who has the enthusiasm and drive to make the most of the opportunities we have available.”

To apply for the scheme visit www.bakkavor.com/careers/graduates-and-apprentices.