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Print Apprentice Flow Solutions Uk Ltd

As part of The Flow Group’s continual growth, we require a well presented, customer service-oriented Production Print Apprentice. Interested? Don't delay, apply now!

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

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Closing date: 03 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £161.25

    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, hours TBC

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    36 months

  • Possible start date

    04 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    29 Apr 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001705631

  • Positions

    1 available

Job Role:

As part of The Flow Group’s continual growth, we require a well presented, customer service-oriented Production Print Apprentice. The successful candidate will engage in a variety of manual and non-manual work to support the organisation’s smooth running whilst working towards a Print & Warehousing qualification.

Company Purpose:

The Flow Group’s core purpose is to educate, advise, and provide solutions for new leads and existing customers to build their business as simply as possible.

Core Values:

Every new lead or existing client should come away convinced about our core values:

  • “This will build my business.”
  • “This is a no-brainer decision.”
  • “I was advised and educated, rather than sold to.”

Brand Promise:

Everything we do is to make life simpler, faster and cheaper for our new leads and existing customers.

Your Contribution:

Print is one of the critical services we provide for our clients. Our reputation is based on the quality, reliability, consistency and efficiency of print we provide. Minor mistakes can result in £1,000’s lost money and time and the risk of losing clients. However, providing you are diligent and take pride in your vital role, you will create happy clients who will stay for us for years and provide yourself and your team with job security and growth opportunities.

Duties Include:

  • Set up and operate various types of production printers
  • Maintenance of the Print production machines
  • Updating stock control systems
  • Assisting to move the items to appropriate and safe storage areas
  • Sorting of materials for recycling and disposal
  • Working in support of Direct Mail
  • Working towards a forklift license
  • General portage duties, including moving items and cleaning duties

This list is not exhaustive. You will also be required to carry out any other reasonable task requested by management to ensure the smooth running of the organisation.

You will be offered a full-time role once the apprenticeship is finished, providing you hit all the key performance indicators. Further promotions will also be available based on performance.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Well organised and thorough, even under pressure
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good attention to detail
  • Excellent, effective communication and listening skills

Personal qualities

  • Conscientious
  • Proactive
  • Willing to learn
  • Enthusiastic, proactive and self-motivated approach
  • Reliable and conscientious
  • Excellent punctuality and attendance
  • Able to cope with the physical demands of the role as it can involve lifting heavy weights

Desired qualifications

GCSEs (or equivalent), English and maths - C/4 or above. IT (desirable).

Future prospects

You will be offered a full-time role once the apprenticeship is finished, providing you hit all the key performance indicators. Further promotions will also be available based on performance.

Things to consider

Vacancy will close early if the right candidate is found - apply early to avoid disappointment.

Please note you may be contacted via e-mail for interview.


About the employer

At The Flow Group, our overarching purpose is to educate, advise and provide solutions for our customers to build their business as simply as possible. Across our 4 brands (Flow Fulfilment, Mr Flyer, The Personal Print Portal and Business Building Company) we provide: direct mail, leaflet distribution, pick & pack, contract packing, graphic design and print.

Employer

Flow Solutions Uk Ltd

Address

Royd Mill Business Park, Dye House Lane

Brighouse

HD6 1LL

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Training

Training provider

British Printing Industries Federation

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by British Printing Industries Federation

Contact

Sam Greenwell 01676 526030 sam.greenwell@bpif.org.uk

  • Level 3 Print Techician Apprenticeship Standard
  • Functional Skills maths/English where required
  • Off the Job Training

Apprenticeship standard

Print technician

Level 3 (A level)


Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 03 Oct 2021