Engineering Apprentices

Job Description

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Job Description

Are you looking for a fantastic Engineering career working for a company that has recognised as one of Britain’s Top Employers for the eighth year running by the Top Employers Institute? We are offering an accredited training programme in the form of an Advanced Multi Skilled Maintenance Apprenticeship and are looking to recruit two candidates to join our team in August 2019.

PepsiCo is home to some of the world’s most loved food and drink products and our products are enjoyed by consumers more than one billion times a day in more than 200 countries and territories around the world.

At our Cupar Manufacturing facility site we’ve been making porridge since the 1940’s. We specialise in producing a variety of Oat products including Quaker Oats, Scott’s and Oat So Simple. We make millions of porridge products every day and export lots of our production to Europe, Middle East and Africa.

What to expect:
It is an exciting time for us and we continually strive to improve our business performance, with our Engineering Team being a critical part of our operation across every area of the plant with a wide variety of skills needed.

As an Engineering Apprentice you’ll attain base engineering skills in the form of a SVQ Level 2 and 3 and Higher Diploma / NC / HNC / HND. Over a period of 4 to 5 years you will mix attending college and working in a fast paced manufacturing environment gaining hands on experience. Skills you’ll develop include:

  • Mechanical applications and solutions
  • Electrical wiring, testing and installation
  • Robotics
  • Pneumatic and hydraulic systems
  • Control Systems


What we are looking for in our successful candidates:

  • A minimum of National 5 qualification in Maths, English and a Science subject or equivalent.
  • Lots of enthusiasm and self-motivated
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good problem-solving skills

Relocation Eligible: Not Eligible for Relocation
Job Type: Regular