DSM, a global player in Nutrition, Health and Sustainable Living, is recruiting for the latest wave of its renowned modern apprenticeship programmes at their site in Dalry.

The schemes are widely recognised as a superb launchpad for those seeking careers in the science and technology sector.

Jill Faure, Human Resources Manager at DSM Nutritional Products in Dalry, said: “Our site has gone from strength to strength over the last few years, and our continued investment and the global demand for our products make us a great choice for young people thinking about their future careers.

“The programmes offer a dynamic mix of on-the-job skills development and academic learning. Our apprentices are provided with a wide range of opportunities to develop the theoretical and practical skills needed for a thriving career in our industry. Many of our apprentices have gone on to very successful careers.

“This is a fantastic opportunity to work with a world leading company, based here in North Ayrshire. DSM Nutritional Products offers one of the best salary and development packages for apprentices in the area.”

Hannah Duff, 23, from Saltcoats, works in Vitamin C operations and is in the second year of her training.

She said: “I applied to be a modern apprentice with DSM Nutritional Products because I was really interested in science and chemistry and was looking for a hands-on opportunity to start my career.

“I have really enjoyed working at DSM and I would urge any young person with an interest in science and technology subjects to apply for this great opportunity.”

Ronan Allan, 20, from Irvine, is a third year modern apprentice, working in Vitamin B5 operations.

He said: “DSM is a great option for young people in the West of Scotland. The company has a bright future in Dalry. I see a lot of opportunities for me to progress my career through all the development and training available.”

The closing date is Friday, February 28 at 5pm.