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Food Process Operator Apprentice MOY PARK LIMITED

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join Moy Park's production team This apprenticeship programme is aimed at those looking to work in the food manufacturing industry who have not yet had any formal training. All training will be given on the job, so if you're looking to kickstart a career within the food industry then look no further!

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Closing date: 01 Nov 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    £10.50 Per Hour

  • Working week

    Days and Shifts to be confirmed

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    02 Nov 2022

  • Date posted

    15 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • You will be in a Production role creating food for the public by packing portions into trays or baskets, palletising containers, making boxes, or adding ingredients to trays.
  • Learning all aspects of factory production within a set area and team.
  • Developing team working through collaboration to achieve department targets. Following factory schedules.


What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

  • All apprentices will complete their training in their workplace & will be allocated time off the job to ensure they are able to learn & develop in line with the apprenticeship programme.
  • The successful candidiate will complete a Level 2 Food and Drink Process Operator Apprenticeship, along with Maths and English functional skills where required. 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Your learning will not end with this Apprenticeship. Upon completion we will discuss if there are opportunities to further grow on the next level of apprenticeship programme or help you to develop in other ways by accessing some of our fantastic internal development programmes & learning resources which could lead you to anywhere you  aspire to reach!

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Team working, Initiative, Passionate, Confident, Enthusiastic


GCSE or equivalent English & Maths (Grade (4 or C) or equivalent) Desired

Things to consider

Working in a cold environment is required. Annual leave 20 days 1 x30 minute break per shift

About the employer

Moy Park is one of the UK’s top 15 food companies, Northern Ireland’s largest private sector business with over 12,000 employees and is one of Europe’s leading poultry producers. With 12 processing and manufacturing units in Northern Ireland, England, France and the Netherlands, the company processes over 300 million birds per year, in addition to producing around 200,000 tons of prepared foods per year.




Blenheim Road

Airfield Industrial Estate



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Training provider



Emma Humphreys

01889 566263

Apprenticeship standard

Food and drink process operator

Level 2 (GCSE)

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