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Supply Chain Warehouse Apprentice LS991 FOUNDATION PACKAGING LIMITED

Foundation Packaging are wholesale distributers to the UK and Europe operating across 2 sites in Doncaster.

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

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Closing date: 18 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £172.00

    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

    40 Hours Per Week. Between 8.30am– 5.30pm with 30 min lunch break. Days to be confirmed

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    30 Jun 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC091174617

  • Positions

    1 available

Eligibility Criteria:
Do you already hold the same qualification at this level or above? – If yes please call the office on 0114 2635720 to discuss before continuing with the application.

Are you currently working in the same industry sector/ job role as this apprenticeship? – If yes please call the office on 0114 2635720 to discuss before continuing with the application.

Do you hold a Grade D/Grade 3/ Level 1 or above in in both Maths and English? – If no please call the office on 0114 2635720 to discuss before continuing with the application.

Can you commit to a full-time apprenticeship for the next 12-18 months? – If no please call the office on 0114 2635720 to discuss before continuing with the application.

Company: Foundation Packaging Ltd.

Job Title: Apprentice Warehouse Operative.

Apprenticeship Funding – for eligibility please speak to us directly.

The Role:
Foundation Packaging are wholesale distributers to the UK and Europe operating across 2 sites in Doncaster. Currently we have a team of 12 and are looking to expand the team by taking on an apprentice in level 2 warehousing with the possibility of progressing to level 3 team leader.

Duties will include:

  • Picking and packing orders for customers
  • Communicate with colleagues to achieve objectives
  • Identify and report hazards in the workplace
  • Follow health & safety practices
  • Store received goods in the appropriate locations within the warehouse
  • Check loads for damaged or missing items upon receipt
  • Unloading of containers

The Person:

  • Hardworking team player who is self-motivated
  • Friendly
  • Good communicator
  • Polite and courteous when dealing with customers
  • Trustworthy
  • Interested in the area of work
  • Motivated
  • Reliable
  • Attention to detail
  • Desire to learn
  • Enthusiastic work ethic

Skills Required:

  • Maths and English at Grade 4 and above
  • Practical with a good attitude to work

The successful candidate will study a Supply Chain Warehouse Operative Level 2 Standard. This will be aided by an assessor who will carry out all assessments as work-based learning within the workplace.

Working Hours and Wage:
40 Hours Per Week. 8.30am– 5.30pm with 30 min lunch break
£4.30 per hour
£172 per week

Progression Opportunities:
Possible progression to higher level or full-time employment for the right candidate.

The Business:
Foundation packaging was first formed in 1999 and are now one of the largest packaging suppliers to the independent sandwich manufactures in the UK.

Please note due to high volume of applications expected, this post may close before the displayed closing date when sufficient number of applications have been received.

The Source is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Practical skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Attention to detail

Personal qualities

  • Hardworking team player who is self-motivated with a good attitude to work
  • Friendly
  • Polite and courteous when dealing with customers
  • Trustworthy
  • Interested in the area of work
  • Motivated
  • Reliable
  • Desire to learn
  • Enthusiastic work ethic

Desired qualifications

Maths and English at grade C or 4 and above or equivalent qualifications.

Future prospects

Possible progression to higher level or full-time employment for the right candidate.


About the employer

Foundation packaging was first formed in 1999 and are now one of the largest packaging suppliers to the independent sandwich manufactures in the UK. 

Employer

FOUNDATION PACKAGING LIMITED

Address

Unit 8 Shaw Lane Industrial Estate

Doncaster

DN2 4SE

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Training

Training provider

MEADOWHALL TRAINING LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by The Source Academy

Contact

Kerry Cook

The successful candidate will study a Supply Chain Warehouse Operative Level 2 Standard. This will be aided by an assessor who will carry out all assessments as work-based learning within the workplace.

Apprenticeship standard

Supply chain warehouse operative

Level 2 (GCSE)


Employer's Application Instructions

Please apply via the following link

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

Apply now

Closing date: 18 Oct 2021