- NAS Reference
- Annual wage
37.50 per week
- Working Week
Monday to Friday 8am to 4pm with 30 minute unpaid lunch break.
- Date Posted
- Start Date
- Expected Duration
Now Taking Applications
Maintenance and operations engineering technician
- Employment Type
Advanced Level Apprenticeship
Pura Foods Group Limited
Description of Opportunity
An exciting Mechanical Engineering Technician Apprenticeship role based at Pura Foods Ltd located in Purfleet, Essex. The apprentice will gain the Maintenance & Operations Engineering Technician Level 3 with Mechanical bias, whilst also gaining valuable on-the-job practical experience.
For more information about this vacancy please contact Diane Ridgley
firstname.lastname@example.org - SOUTH ESSEX COLLEGE OF FURTHER AND HIGHER EDUCATION (Ref ID: VAC001838416)
Demonstrate strong team working skills
Can problem solve
Good communication skills
Have minimum 4 GSCEs grade C/4 (or equivalent) which includes English, maths and a science
A demonstrated interest and passion for mechanical engineering
Dedicated and enthusiastic individual
Hardworking and focused
1st Year: Attend college full time Monday to Friday (During half terms attend work)
2nd to 4th year: attend college one day a work and 4 days at work between (Monday to Friday)
In years 3 to 4, there may be occasional requirements to work shift work at the Purfleet location in order to work alongside key individuals to learn the activities of their role or a particular part of the plant.
Working at heights or more confined spaces may be a requirement from time to time.
Occasional opportunities to work short period of times at other ADM locations, i.e. Erith (Kent) and Tilbury (Essex) in order to gain a broader knowledge of other sites.
The intention that successful apprentices, following their 4 year programme, will be appointed into a permanent Mechanical Maintenance Technician position.
Overview of ADM:
For more than a century, the people of ADM Company (NYSE: ADM) have transformed crops into products that serve the vital needs of a growing world. Today, we’re one of the world’s largest agricultural processors and food ingredient providers, with approximately 40,000 employees serving customers in nearly 200 countries. With a global value chain that includes approximately 450 crop procurement locations, more than 330 food and feed ingredient manufacturing facilities, 62 innovation centres and the world’s premier crop transportation network, we connect the harvest to the home, making products for food, animal feed, industrial and energy uses. Our Vision: Because the need for food and energy is both vital and growing, we must look ahead, plan and grow. Our vision is to be the most admired global agribusiness. Creating value. Growing responsibly. Serving vital needs.
Overview of Pura Foods Limited
Pura Foods is a purpose built state of the art customer focused speciality oil refinery and packaging facility in Purfleet, Essex. A speciality feed oil facility has recently been added allowing it to create bespoke blends for customer in the feed industry. Pura Foods refines and packs high quality liquid oils including rapeseed, high-oleic rapeseed, sunflower seed, high-oleic sunflower and winterized sunflower seed, as well as tropical oils including palm, palm derivates; olein, stearine, kernel, kernel stearine and coconut. Pura Foods blends and packs many of these oils into bespoke formulations and nutritional values that offer tailored solutions to the Bakery and Frying sectors.
To learn more about ADM visit www.adm.com