Apprentice Stores Operator Hanover Displays Limited

This is an excellent opportunity to join Hanover Displays as an Apprentice Stores Operator learning all aspects of general warehousing and earning £250.00 per week.

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Closing date: 12 Nov 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    07.30 - 16.00 Monday to Friday

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    24 months

  • Possible start date

    26 Nov 2017

  • Date posted

    17 Aug 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Nature of Work:

  • to complete general warehousing tasks, kitting orders, locating stock, stock checking and system transactions to the required levels of accuracy and efficiency, whilst ensuring all housekeeping requirements and safety guidelines are adhered to
  • ensure critical quality requirements are maintained
  • to report incorrect deliveries and segregate quarantined stock
  • to accurately enter records and details onto the business system
  • to assist in other areas of production as instructed according to the needs of the business
  • safe use of forklift trucks (training provided)
  • to follow the Health & Safety guidelines as detailed in the Staff Handbook
  • ensure work areas are kept safe and hazard free and report any observed or known safety hazards, conditions or unsafe practices and procedures to management immediately

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • to be well organised and to ensure goods are accurately kitted counted and located in a timely, tidy and methodical manner
  • to be able to work in a team as well as being self-motivated
  • the ability to adopt a flexible approach to the work environment
  • be physically fit, to be able to lift and move goods around the premises
  • be organised and reliable
  • have good attention to detail
  • computer literate with good keyboard skills
  • understanding of relevant procedures and part numbers
  • good communication skills
  • enthusiastic and able to use own initiative
  • to provide flexibility when required
  • to be able to identify the various types of components and materials used within the company
  • to be numerate, good with figures and long alpha-numeric part numbers
  • to carry out stock control checks and to count and record stock figures
  • to complete stock control transaction within the MRP system

Personal qualities

  • to develop productive working relationships with colleagues
  • to be able to deal effectively and efficiently with queries
  • contribution to company team work policy and ethos
  • flexible approach to daily duties and training
  • to have a good work ethic and positive approach to all tasks

Qualifications required

GCSE Grade D and above (or equivalent) in Maths and English.

Future prospects

To gain nationally recognised qualifications and become a fully qualified Stores Operative in a permanent position with Hanover Displays.

Things to consider

Like all apprenticeships, this requires a long term commitment - there will be assignments and log book entries to complete . This is a fantastic opportunity to work with a world class company whilst you work towards Nationally recognised qualifications. From April 2017 the National Minimum Wage (NMW) for Apprentices is £3.50 per hour. This applies to 16-18 year old Apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their Apprenticeship. For all other Apprentices the National Minimum Wage appropriate to their age applies. The wage for Apprentices applies to both time spent on the job plus time spent training. For more information visit: Do not contact the employer direct as this may result in your application not being considered. You may also find the link below useful if you need to travel to work by public transport.

About the employer

Hanover Displays design and manufacture passenger information systems for the public transport industry. They have been operating for over 30 years and continually develop their products, supplying over 75 countries world-wide.


Hanover Displays Limited


Southerham House



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Training provider

Intermediate Warehousing Apprenticeship which includes on-site training and achieving a nationally recognised NVQ diploma. On completion of your apprenticeship you will have completed an NVQ, Technical Certificate, Functional Skills (Maths, English and ICT), Personal Learning & Thinking Skills (PELTS) and Employment Responsibilities and Rights (ERR).

Apprenticeship framework

Warehousing and Storage

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Sigta Ltd


Pauline Jones 01273 427606

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Closing date: 12 Nov 2017