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Apprentice Warehouse Operative DX FREIGHT LIMITED

DX Warehouse Operatives are responsible for the accurate and timely sortation of parcels and mail. The role is essential to ensuring our customers receive the correct deliveries at the correct time and uphold our promise of delivering exactly.

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

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Closing date: 15 Dec 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £269.23

  • Working week

    Hours between 12:00- 20:30

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    22 Dec 2021

  • Date posted

    06 Sep 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001761279

  • Positions

    1 available

At DX you will be working towards a Supply Chain Warehouse Operative Level 2 Apprenticeship standard over the course of 15 months.

At DX we know our people are our foundation of success.  We are passionate about you developing your career with us; if this is part of your plan too, DX will provide the training and the opportunities!  Whatever you choose, you will work with a great bunch of people who are focused on meeting the DX Delivered Exactly promise. 

Key responsibilities:

  • Accurate sortation of parcels and mail either by hand or through the use of sortation equipment
  • Scanning and loading of parcels and mail into sacks and cages
  • Ensuring all sortation is completed in line with DX operating procedures and security standards
  • Ensure the highest standards of housekeeping
  • Strong literacy and numeracy skills; the ability to interpret and complete paperwork in a fast-paced environment
  • Works well under pressure and is comfortable in achieving tight deadlines
  • Proactive and energetic and takes an active part in the success of the department and team

Benefits:

  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Holidays: 20 days + bank holidays
  • Pension, Life Assurance, discounted gym membership and other additional benefits
  • Excellent opportunities for career progression and more!!

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

None! We’re just looking for your passion, personality and desire to learn and progress in the industry!

Personal qualities

You will be friendly, hard-working and love the buzz of getting things done.  We value team players and here at DX we are committed to providing our people with the technical and personal skills to progress their careers. 

Desired qualifications

No qualifications required!

Future prospects

Ongoing Training and Learning 

Things to consider

The key dates are to be used as a guide only. Should the right candidate be found, this vacancy may close early.


About the employer

We think we are more than just a delivery company.  We know each item tells a story and we know that for someone, somewhere, it’ll make their day, or not - if we fail!

DX is the specialist provider of customer-driven solutions for time sensitive, mission critical, high value and heavier items delivery.  DX routinely handles goods from many high street retailers and industry sectors including homeware, high street fashion, optical lenses, pharmacy items and jewellery along with legal documents, the UK Government and foreign embassies for identity documents and visas.

Our brand is what we do every day and our values set the tone for how we want our colleagues to go about their business of delivering the Delivered Exactly promise. Our goal every day is to deliver on our promises, so you can deliver on yours. 

Employer

DX FREIGHT LIMITED

Address

PenCarrie House

Eagle Way

Exeter

EX2 7HY

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Training

Training provider

LIFETIME TRAINING GROUP LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Lifetime Training Ltd

Alongside this job role, you also will be studying towards your:
Warehouse Operative Apprenticeship Standard L2
Functional Skills in English and Maths

Apprenticeship standard

Supply chain warehouse operative

Level 2 (GCSE)


Employer's Application Instructions

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

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Closing date: 15 Dec 2021