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Warehouse & Logistics Operative/Driver Apprenticeship World Link

Warehouse duties ranging from picking, packing, shelving and backup driver to the transport team. In addition use of admin software, customer services and purchasing. Lots of variety and scope to learn and develop into multiple roles. A lot will be dependent on the candidates interest and own abilities, as we have lots to show you.

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Closing date: 22 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £385.00

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 10am to 7pm

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    25 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    14 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001737918

  • Positions

    1 available

An average day from point of arrival;

  • Get straight in to processing orders which have arrived
  • Start planning picking and packing schedule, and of course get involved in picking & packing
  • Identify stocks which need to be ordered, and prepare orders based on forecast of sales
  • Don’t forget goods in; deliveries coming into us
  • Check and scan in goods on arrival to us
  • Stock rotate where needed and shelve goods in
  • Continuously manage the warehouse to maximise space efficiently
  • All at the same time handle phone calls coming in from our drivers, customers and suppliers
  • Be prepared to get involved in small projects, including website development, starting our amazon shop, and working on our product catalogue
  • As a backup driver you maybe asked to support the transport team for the whole day or part of the day.

If you like to be busy, get involved in lots of activities, work in a small team and be part of a company where your contribution means a lot to the end product, then join us!!!

We need candidate(s) who want to develop, learn and be more than just another number on the company’s payroll.

If you like the bigger challenges, wish to work outside of your comfort zone, and want to be the best you can each day, then don’t join the ‘A’ Team, instead come and join the ‘World Link’ Team.

We look forward to meeting all those who meet the above criteria, because we will do our best to bring out the best in you!!!

 


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

Basic MS Office skills (in particular Excel), good communicator, Full Clean driving licence over 5 years old & over the age of 25 years (for the purposes of Vehicle Insurance)

Personal qualities

Fast learner, honest, hard worker, punctual, ready for challenges, team player.

Desired qualifications

GCSE Maths & English 5 & above

Future prospects

Please be advised that your personal details will be passed onto the employer if you are successful.

Leading onto a full time role within the business.

Things to consider

Working in small team of 3 – 5


About the employer

Wholesalers dealing with non-food products ranging from OTC medicines, toiletries and cleaning products.

Employer

World Link

Address

372

Ealing Road

Wembley

HA0 1BH

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Training

Training provider

WEIR TRAINING LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Weir Training Ltd

Contact

Kerry Hodgson 01932 567626 kerry@weirtraining.co.uk

  • Level 2 Supply Chain Warehouse Operative Apprenticeship Standard
  • Functional Skills in maths and English if required

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.

All training will be on the job with lots of practical experience.

  • Use of pump trucks
  • Lifting techniques
  • Stock Management
  • Picking & packing
  • Sage Software usage
  • MS Office in particular Excel

Apprenticeship standard

Supply chain warehouse operative

Level 2 (GCSE)


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