Apprentice Warehouse Operative OAK TYRES UK LIMITED

The Warehouse Operative position would require you to either pick stock from a large warehouse or check stock in to the warehouse on a daily basis. You must be organised and committed to operating in this physically demanding role at a very fast pace. This position will also be working towards a Level 2 NVQ warehouse qualification.

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Closing date: 25 Sep 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £264.00

  • Working week

    40/48 hours a week dependent on age. Monday/Saturday over 5.5 days

    Total hours per week: 48.00

    (the hours are based on the candidate being over 18)

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    02 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    05 Sep 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001305209

  • Positions

    1 available

The company is modern and dynamic with a strong focus on providing exceptional levels of customer service and value to the tyre trade.  The Warehouse Operative position would require you to either pick stock from a large warehouse or check stock in to the warehouse on a daily basis. 

Responsibilities would include

  • Picking a minimum of 400 tyres a day.
  • Working from an iPad, picking products based on particular order numbers.
  • Use of counterbalance or reach trucks if licenced to do so.
  • Organising products for delivery in to the loading bays.
  • Processing items in to stock.
  • Processing returns.
  • Providing excellent customer service.
  • Reporting to the Warehouse Manager.
  • Complying with health and safety rules.
  • Complying with company policies.
  • Keeping the warehouse tidy and ensuring all products/apparatus are left in a safe position at all times.   
  • All other warehouse related duties.

You must be organised and committed to operating in this physically demanding role at a very fast pace.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

FLT training is provided by the company but some experience is beneficial. 

  • Full training for the role will be provided.
  • Well organised and thorough, even under pressure.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Punctual
  • Conscientious
  • Proactive
  • Willing to learn
  • Good attention to detail

Personal qualities

  • Enthusiastic, pro-active and self- motivated approach.
  • Reliable and conscientious.
  • Excellent punctuality and attendance.
  • Excellent effective communication and listening skills.

Qualifications required

G.C.S.Es (or equivalent) including Maths and English at C or above.

Future prospects

Great prospects for progression to a full time position for the right candidate.

Things to consider

Shifts would be decided by the Site Operations Manager; the successful candidate will be flexible to the needs of the business. Requirements and conditions Employee must be reliable and have good attendance and punctuality records. Proof of right to work in the U.K (Photo ID and a recent utility bill will be requested at induction.) The company conducts regular drug and alcohol testing, which can include pre-employment testing. Salary & Other Information 30 minute lunch break per day. FLT training is provided by the company but some experience is beneficial. Full training for the role will be provided. 20 days paid holiday per annum (accrued pro-rata) plus all bank and public holidays. £5.50 per hour Benefits Staff discount Free on-site parking On-site canteen

About the employer

Oak Tyres UK Ltd is the industry leader in supplying the fast-fit industry with a comprehensive range of tyres and associated products. Established in 1980, the company has grown rapidly over recent years, with over 250 staff and turnover in excess of £75 million. In the past couple of years, Oak has opened two new major distribution hubs as part of its ambitious and on-going expansion strategy, extending their service from the North-West alone to now cover the whole of the Northern region. The company is modern and dynamic with a strong focus on providing exceptional levels of customer service and value to the tyre trade. The Warehouse Operative position would require you to either pick stock from a large warehouse or check stock in to the warehouse on a daily basis.

Employer

OAK TYRES UK LIMITED

Address

Unit 1

Gelderd Lane

Leeds

LS12 6AL

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Training provider

Level 2 Apprenticeship in Warehousing and Storage comprising of:-

  • Level 2 Certificate in Warehousing and Storage.
  • Functional Skills Level 1/2 in English.
  • Functional Skills Level 1/2 in Maths.

Apprenticeship framework

Warehousing and Storage

Training provider

C.M.S. VOCATIONAL TRAINING LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by C M S Vocational Training Ltd

Contact

Mandy Hodson 01924 470477


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Closing date: 25 Sep 2017