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Warehousing and Storage Apprentice UK - Operational Project Support Limited

A varied role consisting of picking and packing finished goods, loading and unloading lorries and customer vehicles, stock taking, forklift truck driving and using bespoke I.T software.

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Closing date: 26 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £243.75

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 8.00am - 4.00pm

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    30 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    07 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001734664

  • Positions

    1 available

A varied role consisting of:

  • Picking and packing of finished goods
  • Loading and unloading lorries and customer vehicles
  • Stock taking
  • Forklift truck driving (after training)
  • Using bespoke I.T software
  • Health and safety processes

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Previous warehousing experience, would of course, be advantageous - though no real experience necessary, as full training will be given

Personal qualities

  • Positive attitude
  • Keen work ethic
  • Attention to detail
  • Good time keeper
  • Reliable
  • Willing to adapt

Desired qualifications

Grades 9-4 in English Language and Maths (or the equivalent). 

Future prospects

A full-time posiiton within the warehouse and despatch area, with a potential progression over time to a logistics supervisory role.

Things to consider

Additional training will take place at In-Comm Training Aldridge, Walsall, West Midlands WS9 8UG.

Please ensure you are able and willing to travel there.

Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week). For more information please visit: https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates


About the employer

We are based centrally in Staffordshire and operate both nationwide and in mainland Europe. We currently work with some of the largest retailers in the UK.

Our multi skilled workforce carry out all tasks out on site and are ably supported by an administration team who manage client contracts and project work. We take control of the management of 3rd party contracts meaning that we are your single point of contact.

We design our services to compliment the client’s in house skills and capabilities. This enables the client to focus on their own core activities such as marketing the business to attract new customers.

UK-OPS was founded in 2006 by our managing director Lee Finlayson, with the intention of bringing best practice and value for money in the non merchandise sector. We have developed a loyal and growing client base and we have a tried and tested track record of providing added value enhancing services and solutions.

Employer

UK - Operational Project Support Limited

Address

Heybridge Court

Uttoxeter Road

Stoke-On-Trent

ST10 4LN

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Training

Training provider

IN-COMM TRAINING AND BUSINESS SERVICES LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by In-Comm Training Services Ltd

Contact

Alex Jones 07918 567041 alexj@in-comm.co.uk

  • Level 2 NVQ in Warehousing and Storage
  • Employee Rights and Responsibilities (ERR) Workbook
  • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS) Workbook

Apprenticeship standard

Supply chain warehouse operative

Level 2 (GCSE)


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