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Warehouse Operative Apprentice Smith Scientific Limited

An all-encompassing warehouse role. Warehouse Operatives work in a variety of warehouse environments. Work includes taking deliveries, storing goods, moving stock by various methods, picking/packing orders and loading goods for dispatch. Significant emphasis will be placed upon scientific glassblowing but plastics and ceramics will also feature.

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Closing date: 17 Dec 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 7:55am - 5:00pm

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    20 Dec 2021

  • Date posted

    12 Mar 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

All encompassing warehouse role, including, but not limited to:

  • Receiving goods
  • Storing goods
  • Warehouse management and housekeeping
  • Order picking
  • Order despatch

Significant emphasis will be placed upon scientific glassblowing, but plastics and ceramics will also feature.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Numerate and literate
  • IT competent
  • Team player

Personal qualities

  • Pleasant demeanour at all times and a can do attitude
  • Willing to work 
  • Desire to achieve

Desired qualifications

  • maths and English passes at GCSE or equivalent

Future prospects

This will depend on the individual's ability and corporate openings within the company.

Things to consider

This role requires the applicant to be at the place of work Monday to Friday.

About the employer

Smith Scientific Limited are the leading supplier of glassware, tubing, plastics and ancillary products to the wholesale laboratory, industrial and educational markets.


Smith Scientific Limited


Juniper Place Fircroft Way



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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Weir Training Ltd


Kerry Newton 01932 567626

Supply Chain Warehouse Operative intermediate standard. 

The candidate will complete an apprenticeship within the agreed subject for the vacancy. This may include a BTEC Diploma/Standard and End Point Assessment. It may also include Functional Skills in maths, English and ICT.

This will be delivered by Weir Training Limited.

Training in the warehouse will be provided by Smith Scientific.

Apprenticeship standard

Supply chain warehouse operative

Level 2 (GCSE)

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