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Apprentice Supply Chain Operative Lloyd's (Animal) Feeds Limited

Apprentice Supply Chain Operative required to operate industrial scale firewood machinery to produce large volumes of kiln dried firewood.

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Closing date: 27 Sep 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Split shift rota - tbc.

    Total hours per week: 42.00

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

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    11 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    24 Jun 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

Duties will include, but not limited to: 

  • To operate industrial scale firewood machinery to produce large volumes of kiln dried firewood
  • To operate forklifts and manitous around the warehouse and site to manoeuvre stock where necessary

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Experience in working in a warehouse environment is desirable, but not essential
  • Experience in working within a wood-based industry is desirable, but not essential
  • We are looking for individuals that can work within a team environment – that can follow instructions but to also show initiative

Personal qualities

  • We are looking for individuals that look for solutions and not problems
  • We are looking to create a team that takes pride in their work and the role they play in creating a successful business and an enjoyable place to work

Desired qualifications

  • Qualifications or licences to operate machinery, forklifts or manitous is desirable, but not essential

Future prospects

Post could become full-time for the right applicant.

Things to consider

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

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About the employer

In March 2021, The Great British Log Company was awarded National Retailer of kiln dried fuel logs.

The Great British Log Company is one of the UK’s leading suppliers of firewood. We supply national firewood retailers, agricultural stores, building merchants, garden centres and garage forecourts.

We provide a professional approach to a traditional industry. This allows us to provide consistent and high quality firewood which is always responsibly sourced from British forests.

We believe in British business and are committed to supporting local forestry. This allows us to provide a sustainable and high quality product to our wholesale customers.


Lloyd's (Animal) Feeds Limited


Sutton Grange


Market Drayton


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Additional location information

Trading as Great British Log Company Units 2-3, Sutton upon Tern Market Drayton Shropshire TF9 2HZ


Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by County Training



Supply Chain Warehouse Operative level 2 standard which includes:

  • Level 2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • Knowledge, Skills and Behaviours
  • End Point Assessment (EPA)
  • Workplace assessment with one of County Training’s highly experienced workplace Assessors, including, as an example, completion of assignments, project and observation of workplace activities
  • There may also be a requirement to attend formal teaching sessions to enhance knowledge or work towards completion of functional skills (if required)
  • There is also a requirement for you to keep an off the job log which is an important part of your apprenticeship programme
  • Employer Rights and Responsibilities
  • Personal Learning and Thinking

Apprenticeship standard

Supply chain warehouse operative

Level 2 (GCSE)

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