This is an opportunity to work within our technical team responsible for setting standards, monitoring compliance, innovation and product/packaging development. Our technical team use leading edge technology to quality assure, test and evaluate mechanisms crucial to the production of our business.
Over the year you will gain a strong foundation of knowledge, gain skills and learn from industry experts within our teams on our bespoke award winning apprenticeship programme
Thatchers Cider Company
As one of the top cider-making businesses in the world we are proud of what we have achieved, and we are even more excited about our plans for the future. We continue to experience huge growth of our Brands through industry-leading levels of investment in marketing, people development, innovation and world class technical enhancements in cider mill machinery. As a fourth generation family cider-maker, founded in 1904, we are very proud of our Somerset roots and our close proximity to Bristol means an easy commute if you like the city life.
The Thatchers team is action-orientated, adaptable and resourceful with high levels of resilience to compete in an exciting yet competitive market place. We work hard and, together, we achieve great things. We have a desire to learn, a thirst for knowledge and a passion for quality cider that customers enjoy across the world.
Training & Development
We know it is a big decision to take your first steps in a career and at Thatchers we ensure that we give you all the training, support and development you need to succeed. What we ask in return is hard-work and trust and for you to share the same enthusiasm and passion for our business as we do.
You will complete a L3 laboratory technician apprenticeship in partnership with our training provider, Weston College. At the start of this journey we will review your skills and ambitions to create a training plan that meets your individual needs. As part of our Young Talent Programme we will develop your skills and knowledge through a range of business seminars and networking opportunities that will give you a thorough insight into our industry and business.
What we are looking for?
- A people person, good at building relationships and can work well in a team.
- A motivated individual who goes the extra mile.
- A passion to understand how to operate and maintain state of the art equipment & technology.
- Have a practical approach with an eye for attention to detail.
- Show resilience and have a can-do attitude