Apprentice Operations Processor ACTIVA HEALTHCARE LIMITED

Exciting opportunity to start your journey into an Apprenticeship in Business Administration. You will learn a variety of office skills while completing a qualification with an award winning training provider

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 28 Sep 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 9am-5pm, potential paid overtime, 37.5 hours.

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    02 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    11 Aug 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Key Responsibilities

• To be methodical in ensuring that products are accurately and carefully picked, packed, properly labelled and safely despatched.
• To ensure that pallets are correctly and safely prepared for despatch.
• To ensure that products at all times are placed in the correct location within the Operations area.
• Where appropriate to be responsible for the accurate checking in and signing for deliveries to the Operations area.
• To adhere to Operational systems and apply attention to detail at all times.
• To take any opportunity which presents itself to suggest improvement and refinement of our systems and processes, if doing so may benefit Operations, our customers or the Company as a whole.
• To take personal responsibility for good timekeeping, having a helpful attitude and for conducting oneself in a responsible, respectful and effective manner.
• To participate in training programs to enhance own performance and the performance of others.
• To take responsibility for maintaining an organised, clean, tidy, safe, secure and pleasant working environment in the Operations area.
• To comply in full with all Health and Safety regulations within the workplace.
• To follow and adhere to all ISO procedures.
• To comply with all company policies and procedures
• To assist with the answering of telephones and other office duties when necessary and as directed by the Operations Management team.
• To ensure that all customer-facing and inter-Company liaison is conducted in a professional, responsible, respectful and supportive way.
• Where requested and training has been provided, operation of the reach and counter balance truck will be required.
• Where training has been provided to operate the floor cleaner.
• Where training has been provided, to cover the day to day tasks in the absence of coordinator’s and supervisors.
• Where training has been provided to effectively work within the WMS system.
• To fully understand and utilize the P2V system.
• To be responsible where appropriate to maintain and look after any relevant equipment utilised within normal day to day processors.

Key Relationships

• Operations Senior team
• Operations Management team
• External suppliers i.e. couriers, administrators, system operators
• International colleagues

Key Competencies

• Ability to be trained, qualified and safely operate machinery and equipment, where applicable
• Adaptable - A positive attitude towards change, responding quickly when necessary
• Teamwork - Treats people fairly and with respect, shares ideas
• Ability to work within processes
• Communication skill – able to listen, actively participate and able to get messages across clearly to others.

Personal Specification

• Working to high standards, striving to exceed customer expectations
• A strong work ethic with attention to detail
• Positive with ‘can-do’ attitude
• Preferably experienced in working in a fast paced environment
• Computer literate, with the ability to learn how to use bespoke software such as WMS

Apprenticeship Highlights

•You will gain a nationally recognised qualification in Warehousing framework at Level 2. As part of your Apprenticeship you will learn how to:
•Organise activities calendars
•Ensure all administrative duties are completed accurately and delivered with high quality and in a timely manner
•You will receive onsite training with an award winning training provider
•Learn life skills

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

Basic I.T and numerical competency

Personal qualities

To be successful in this role you will need to be a hard worker with good communication skills and who is able to provide excellent customer service. You will need an outgoing personality and plenty of common sense, be reliable & punctual.

Qualifications required

G.C.S.E Maths - Pass grade or equivalent

Future prospects

Potential for permanent employment upon successful completion of the programme, as well as opportunities for promotion and skill building.

Things to consider

This position is warehouse based so will require extended periods of standing, both statically and actively, as well as manual handling. Health and Safety is paramount due to forklift and pallet truck movements, uniform and safety footwear will be provided. Own transport desirable but public transport is an option. This vacancy may close early if sufficient applications are received. Please ensure you apply early to avoid disappointment. You will be contacted shortly by your Apprentice Recruitment Advisor to discuss your application for this Apprenticeship; if they can’t get hold of you they will text you their contact details. Follow us on Facebook May also be entitled to an NUS card.

About the employer

L&R is the new name for Activa Healthcare The name, logo and brand colours might be new but we’ve actually been part of L&R for the past 8 years. All the things you like about us are staying the same, including our Activa® and ActiLymph® hosiery ranges





Lancaster Park, Newborough Road


DE13 9PS

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Training provider

Warehousing framework at Level 2

Apprenticeship framework

Warehousing and Storage

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Babcock Training Limited


Louise Lewin 01704 502 216

Employer's Application Instructions

To continue please click apply. At this point you will enter the Babcock International website where you can review the Job Vacancy in more detail and apply. Please complete the application form. Your details will be sent to the Employer.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 28 Sep 2017