Engineering Apprenticeships


Stateside Foods has a long history of providing Career Paths for our people and we pledge to ensure that all employees have the opportunity to reach their full potential. As part of our commitment to supporting the next generation of talent, we are seeking apprentices to join us in a number of business critical areas across our site in Bolton.


The Apprentice Scheme is designed to give you the opportunity to gain real experience within a vibrant and busy production environment. You will work in key areas of the business whilst working towards your engineering qualification and earning a competitive salary. The overall goal will be for you to gain knowledge and leadership skills to be able to deliver future business objectives and ensure excellent product standards that will continue to exceed our customers’ expectations.


On our four year Apprenticeship Scheme, you will have the opportunity to qualify as an Engineer with Waterside College, whilst working alongside a strong and experienced Engineering Team


The Apprentice Scheme is designed to give you the opportunity to gain real experience within a vibrant and busy production environment. We recruit Craft Engineering Apprentices through our provider Waterside Training College in St Helens.


Technology Campus
Pocket Nook Street
St Helens
Telephone: 01744 616837


Entry Criteria

For admittance to the apprenticeship programme Waterside College will need you to demonstrate the following criteria:
• You will have (or hope to achieve) at least 5 GCSE’s at Grades A-C/9-6 in Maths, English, Science and two other technology based subjects (i.e. Design Technology, Electronics, Design Graphics, Resistant Materials) or equivalent AS or A Level qualifications.
• You must have a genuine interest in Scientific, Technical, Manufacturing and Engineering related career.


What should you expect from Stateside Foods?

• Competitive salary and brilliant benefits
• Continued support and encouragement from your assigned Mentor and the L&D Team
• A full Apprenticeship Programme learning various new skills and attending various development programmes.


Some of the Key Benefits:

Fully paid Engineering Apprenticeship and a fulltime salary
5 Day paid Residential Training Programme
Social Events
Free gym membership at USN Bolton Arena for you and a family member
Occupational Health
Physiotherapy Provision
Cycle to Work Scheme
Service Awards
Free Car Parking Facilities
Also all other company benefits available to our employees


Still interested?

We are recruiting now for Craft Engineers via the Waterside College website. Please visit the link below to find out more details of the apprenticeships on offer and the application process.


Applications will be open from February 2020