Kellogg Food Safety & Quality Apprenticeship in WREXHAM, United States

As a successful applicant, you will experience what it’s like, to be part of a global business that delights the world through foods and brands that matter! With Kellogg you will have the opportunity to gain great exposure to key areas that will help shape you to become an industry expert.

What better way to start your career, than joining a company that will nurture your ambition and support development for mutual benefit.


This is an exciting opportunity to be at the heart of the operation – where some of Kellogg’s finest brands are manufactured. The Wrexham plant has been making breakfast cereal for over 35 years and it has been developing its Food Safety and Quality Programmes to exceed the required standards.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Working proactively within a team to ensure the products we make satisfy our consumers from both a Quality and Food Safe perspective

  • Ensuring that the relevant controls are in place and documented to prevent cross contamination

  • Through research develop and trial new technology to continuously improve our Plant Hygiene

  • Use Practical Problem Solving when requiredOur apprenticeship consists of a 4 year fully funded training scheme attending Nottingham University on a block week basis (4 weeks per annum).Through a combination of University based theory and practical application in our Wrexham plant, you will learn all the you need to enter the Quality and Food Safety working environment in a Manufacturing facility


As well as a hunger to learn and succeed in manufacturing, to be considered for this position you must be able to meet the following requirements:


Have, or expected to achieve, 4 GCSE’s at Grade C or above – Maths, English and Science plus one other


Have, or expected to achieve, 3 A Levels at Grade C or above (or equivalent) – including ONE of the following: Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Human Biology, Environmental Studies, Sports Science and Design & Technology, Food Technology

  • Have an interest in Cereal Manufacturing and the controls required to produce ‘Food Safe’ products

  • To be an analytical thinker with the ability to plan, prioritise and deliver work to a given timescale

  • To be enthusiastic and demonstrate a passion for hard work

  • A confident communicator with the ability to integrate within established teams WHAT ELSE DO I NEED TO KNOW? This role requires someone with a passion and spirit to work and win within this area of the business. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone to grow with us whilst contributing to the success of the Kellogg business.Please note that we will only accept applications that are made to us via our Careers site at (SEARCH LOCATION UK/NORTH WALES)The application process will consist of the following: Stage 1: An on-line application This includes uploading your CV and completing and uploading the answers to the questions below:

Question 1

In no more than 200 words describe a time when you came across an obstacle that was preventing you from achieving your objective

In your answer ensure you cover the following:

  • What was the obstacle?

  • What steps did you take to overcome the obstacle?

  • What did you achieve?

  • What was the outcome? Question 2 In no more than 200 words describe how you manage your time when you have deadlines to meet and multiple assignments Question 3 In no more than 500 words describe why you are applying for this role, and why you are Passionate about a career with Kellogg

Stage 2: Aptitude Testing

Stage 3: Assessment

The intake will start summer 2017.

Besides the great experience you will receive, there are even more reasons to start your career with Kellogg’s – you will not only receive a competitive starting salary and excellent benefits package, you will have an opportunity to experience working within an environment which reflects the true culture here at Kellogg’s.

Kellogg Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer who strives to provide an inclusive work environment that involves everyone and embraces the diverse talent of its people.

If you experience any difficulty when applying please contact

Title: Food Safety & Quality Apprenticeship

Location: UK-North Wales-Wrexham

Requisition ID: MAN004047

Job Function: Manufacturing and Distribution

Job Type: Hourly Paid

Closing Date: Jun 5, 2017, 3:59:00 PM

Relocation Assistance: No