Mid UK launches apprenticeships scheme

Recycling and waste management firm, Mid-UK Recycling Ltd, has launched an apprenticeship scheme as part of a long-term partnership with Lincoln College.

(l-r) Simon Breeze, tutor at Lincoln College; David Oliver, business development manager, Lincoln College; Kieran Frankland, apprentice at Lincs Commercials; Craig Campbell, apprentice at Mid UK; and Mid UK’s Sue Armstrong

The scheme will offer people the chance to receive on-the-job training while working for Mid-UK Recycling at its Grantham and Sleaford based facilities, alongside undertaking an official qualification at Lincoln College.

Opportunities will include working in accounting, engineering and the automotive sector.
Sue Armstrong, HR director at Mid-UK Recycling, said: “We are excited to be partnered with Lincoln College to offer local people a chance to follow a genuine career path in the waste and recycling sector.”

David Oliver from Lincoln College, added: “Lincoln College is pleased to be working in collaboration with a dynamic local company to offer high quality apprenticeship opportunities in a variety of areas.”

Mid UK has waste processing sites near Grantham and Sleaford as well as a composting facility, a skip hire department (Mountain Skip Hire) and a transport department (Mountain Transport).