Bakkavor Group
Expires6 days

Continuous Improvement Higher Apprenticeship - Old Leake

Still recruiting throughout COVID‑19

Job description

The Continuous Improvement Apprenticeship is a great opportunity to grow into a career that, in today’s competitive environment, is highly sought after.

What will you be doing?

Bakkavor is a highly innovative business, that is continually looking to unearth improved manufacturing solutions. If you possess an inquisitive mindset and enjoy making change through people, this could be the role for you.

This exciting opportunity will expose you to all areas of the business where you will learn a multitude of Continuous Improvement tools and techniques including Root Cause Analysis, various methods in data analysis and an understanding of Lean methodologies. In this role you will obtain an understanding of the “current state” processes and learn how to eliminate manufacturing wastes.This experience will be a combination of factory and office based roles. This opportunity requires an individual with a positive mindset and “can do” attitude. During the programme a full time mentor will be available to develop you into a Continuous Improvement Professional.

What is the expected career progression?

Best of all, upon successfully completing this two year apprenticeship you will be guaranteed a full-time role with Bakkavor.

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, attention to detail, organisation skills, customer care skills, problem solving skills, administrative skills, number skills, logical, team working, initiative, patience


  • GCSE or equivalent in English and maths + three others (Grade 9 – 4 or A*- C)
  • A Level or equivalent in any subject: three A Levels (Grade A*- C)

Things to consider

The work environment can be very cold, and when busy will entail being inside for long periods of time. However, it is also a very positive place to work and the experience gained will be invaluable for the future.


You will be provided with full support and training in order to kick start your career into becoming a future leader of CI in Bakkavor.

Improvement Practitioner Level 4 Qualification

Additional job details


Contract, dates and working times
Fixed term

How to apply

Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 31 May 2022

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Closing date:  31 May 2022

Expires6 days

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