Dairy Processing Apprenticeship

Applications closed. Applications open in 2023
The Dairy Processing Apprenticeship is ideal for you if you've got a strong passion for food and are keen to get a great head start in a career in dairy processing.

This isn’t just about putting milk powder in bags - it’s about understanding how we take the amazing milk provided by our farmers and turning it into the huge variety of finished products we all enjoy.

About you

Are you a natural problem solver? Have you ever wondered how food makes its way from grass to your glass? 


The opportunity

Keen to know how we make thousands of tons of food that is safe to send all around the world every day? As a Dairy Processing Apprentice you will work toward a New Zealand Certificate in Dairy Processing Level 4.


The programme

2 and a half year programme that has a combination of computer-based distance learning, on-job learning and on-job assessments.

From Cheese to Whey Powder or Butter.

 You will get exposure to a number of different products and learn first hand how seriously we take food safety and quality. The learning opportunities are endless.