Warehouse & Storage Apprenticeship G S F

A fantastic opportunity has arisen to join a well established market leading car part supplier on a warehouse and storage apprenticeship

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Closing date: 25 Aug 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £149.85 - £260.85

    Wages explained

    The current National Minimum Wage rates are £4.05 an hour for 16 - 17 year olds, £5.60 an hour for 18 - 20 year olds and £7.05 for anyone aged 21 and over.
    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship(usually one day per week).

  • Working week

    Mon-Fri 9:00-17:00

    Total hours per week: 37.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    29 Aug 2017

  • Date posted

    06 Apr 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001204793

  • Positions

    5 available

Job Responsibilities 
Goods Inwards

  • To be the point of contact for receiving goods from external suppliers, bulk delivery stock and inter branch transferred stock
  • Check all stock delivered against delivery notes
  • Report to delivery driver any stock shortages or incorrect delivered stock
  • Report to Branch Manager any unresolved stock queries
  • Ensure all delivery paperwork is accurately filed
  • Ensure delivered stock is safely stored before warehousing
  • Ensure compliance to safe manual handling techniques when handling stock and seek assistance where loads are considered too heavy to handle
  • Ensure all delivered stock is accurately entered on to the Company’s computer system
  • Ensure personal protective equipment is used when the need arises. i.e. when handling exhaust systems & batteries
  • Ensure safe handling of all corrosive or flammable substances

General Warehousing

  • Ensure all goods received are correctly warehoused in their correct bin location according to the product code
  • Stock must be recorded on to the computer system detailing the quantity and the bin location of stored stock
  • For Health & Safety reasons, stock must not be left stored in aisles
  • The warehouse area must be kept in a clean and orderly condition
  • New stock lines will need locations allocated to them in order to know where they are kept (see line manager for assistance)

Order Picking 

  • Check all orders being picked are accurately check against the picking documentation
  • Ensure all orders picked are placed into their correct delivery collection point
  • Ensure all orders are completed

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Must possess excellent reading and numeracy skills 
  • Require accuracy and attention to detail
  • Be able to work under own initiative
  • Have computer literacy

Personal qualities

  • Be keen and enthusiastic
  • Proactive, self-starter
  • Must be physically able to carry out manual handling duties

Qualifications required

(Some employers may ask for certain qualifications to be held. However most companies don’t require anything)

Ideally English and Mathematics GCSE at grade A-C or Level 2 equivalent however all shortlisted applicants will be invited to the training centre to participate in a recruitment event where Literacy and Numeracy will be assessed.

Future prospects

A permanent job and fantastic career progression opportunities are on offer to the candidates who successfully complete the full apprenticeship.

Things to consider

This is a warehousing role. You will be provided with PPE and required to wear it at all times where appropriate. This will involve picking and packing various products for goods in and dispatch. The role will involve manual handling please only apply if you feel you are the right person for this role.

About the employer

We are trade specialists but all retail customers can expect a warm welcome from our experienced and knowledgeable staff. We stock a huge range of parts for all makes of car and light commercial vehicles, whether you are looking for original quality or a cheaper budget version you can be sure of a great parts and great discounts; in many cases up to 50% off main dealer retail prices. Our vast range includes typical service parts such as spark plugs, oil and filters as well as more technical clutch and engine management sensors. We also carry many of the world’s top brands such as Brembo brakes, Boge shock absorbers, and Bosch wipers blades at low, low prices.

Employer

G S F

Address

Unit 21-27

Fort Industrial Park

Chester Road

Birmingham

B35 7AR

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Training provider

Warehousing:

At the end of your training you will have completed a level 2 Apprenticeship in Warehousing and storage. You will achieve this by attending a combination of classroom taught modules and on the job training.

You will complete a BTEC in Warehousing and storage to gain the knowledge to perform effectively in your job role. Within the workplace you will demonstrate your competence through the performance of tasks.

Learners are required to take mandatory units which cover aspects of working and communicating in a Warehouse environment. Learners then have the choice of option units covering different functional areas such as pick goods in logistics operations, process orders for customers, keeping work areas clean. There is a wide range of option units allowing learners to choose units to meet the needs in their own work role.    

 

Apprenticeship framework

Warehousing and Storage

Training provider

THE NVQ TRAINING CENTRE LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by N V Q Training Centre

Contact

Taj Reid 07496155705


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Closing date: 25 Aug 2017