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Apprentice Warehouse Operative Certas Energy Retail Ltd

To assist in a busy warehouse environment, carrying out a wide variety of job duties at our Kettering depot. This is a great opportunity for the right candidate.

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Closing date: 28 Feb 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday, 6am - 2pm/11am - 7pm . Some weekend and evening working may be required.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Mar 2022

  • Date posted

    30 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

This position is a great opportunity to become a fully trained warehouse operative.  Full training will be given.

Duties may include:

  • Receiving packed deliveries
  • Loading/unloading vehicles
  • Carry out forklift truck activities around the warehouse and yard areas
  • Assist with monthly stock checks
  • To work extended hours, long days and weekends when required
  • To understand the nature and hazards in the handling and carriage of bulk liquids
  • Receiving bulk lubricants into the internal tank farm ensuring that strict quality processes are adhered to
  • Carry out sampling processes
  • Prepare vehicle loads in line with daily demand
  • Carry out quality checks on empty packaging
  • To carry all required and relevant paperwork, documentation at all times

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good teamwork skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Able to work independently and with other team members
  • Confident IT user - for inputting stock details on the system
  • Willingness to be trained and developed
  • Physically fit
  • Good time keeping

Personal qualities

  • Self-motivated and keen to develop - someone who wants to learn and commit to this apprenticeship
  • Hands on
  • Takes pride in their work
  • Takes instruction
  • Adhere to health and safety requirements
  • Flexible approach to work
  • Punctual
  • Trustworthy

Desired qualifications

GCSEs grades C/4 or above in English and maths (or equivalent) is preferred but not essential.

Future prospects

Possible permanent position for the right apprentice upon successful completion of the apprenticeship.

About the employer

Certas Energy UK Limited are the largest distributor of fuel and lubricants in the UK with a customer base includes rural residential customers, small, medium and large businesses, agricultural businesses and family farms.  In addition, we serve specialist sectors such as aviation and marine customers.  We supply to 1,200 retail forecourts and offer lubricant products to all commercial sectors and offer complementary services such servicing and maintenance.


Certas Energy Retail Ltd


Unit 3

Kingsthorne Park

Henson Way


NN16 8PX

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Aston Recruitment & Training Ltd


Liz Haywood 01604 230371

  • Level 2 Supply Chain Warehouse Operative Apprenticeship Standard

Supply Chain Warehouse Operative Apprenticeship, minimum of one year on programme, including forklift training, followed by an End Point Assessment (EPA).

Apprenticeship standard

Supply chain warehouse operative

Level 2 (GCSE)

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