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Warehouse Assistant Apprentice Branded Housewares

We are looking to recruit a Warehouse Assistant apprentices for our client in Wolverhampton. Branded Housewares Limited are a family owned, self-financing company with no borrowings and as such are able to complete deals quickly and efficiently.

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Closing date: 28 Jan 2022

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

    Monday - Friday 9.00am - 5.30pm with 30 minutes for lunch

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    13 months

  • Possible start date

    30 Jan 2022

  • Date posted

    08 Sep 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001763169

  • Positions

    2 available

Warehousing Assistant apprentices to support the Warehouse Manager.

Duties include:

  • Order picking/order selecting
  • Pallet stacking
  • Shrink wrapping products
  • Using item codes to pick orders
  • Assisting with the smooth operation of the department
  • Keeping the work area and walkways tidy whilst completing the order picking/selecting

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills
  • Good numerical skills

Personal qualities

  • Punctual
  • Reliable
  • Hard working
  • Team player
  • Friendly
  • Approachable
  • Confident
  • Outgoing

Desired qualifications

  • GCSE Grades 4/9 or A-C or equivalent in maths and English

Future prospects

Multiple progression routes within the Warehouse environment.

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About the employer

Successfully trading for many years and specialising in the selling and distribution of top quality branded goods at extremely competitive prices. Whether you are a wholesaler looking to buy in bulk or an independent retailer purchasing on a smaller scale, our dedicated sales team will be available to assist you make the right choices.

We stock a large range of quality brands in electrical appliances and housewares from many of the world's top manufacturers. Everything from larger appliances such as microwaves and fridge freezers, washing machines, juicers, blenders, kettles, fryers, mixers, steam irons, food processors etc. Our aim is to offer high quality stock at unbeatable prices. Top brands such as Breville, Morphy Richards, Russell Hobbs, Hoover, Anchor Hocking, Remington, Nicky Clarke, Bosch, Daewoo, Andrew James, Bergner, Salter, Homedics, Character World, Laura Ashley, Burco, Nilfisk, Lloytron, Gtech, Dimplex, Wahl, Batavia, Einhell and Candlelight are just some of the companies that we deal with on a regular basis.

For most of the above companies, we are their preferred route to specific markets as we are able to control the distribution of their bulk returns and stock ex-catalogue products into the correct channels of distribution which avoids any unnecessary complications for our suppliers. We have worked with these companies for many years but are always seeking new products to sell across the UK, Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

We sell a vast range of electrical products, home appliances, kitchenware, cookware, tableware, power tools etc. Including kettles, irons, grills, blenders, juicers, food mixers, fryers, vacuums, rice cookers, slow cookers, toasters, fridges freezers, heaters, radiators, cooling fans, steam mops, microwave ovens, petrol and electric power tools, hair care appliances, pressure washers and jet washers etc. Many of these are customer returns, returns pallets, bulk stock, overstock, job lots, ex-catalogue, wholesale lots, wholesale stock, clearance, rejected stock, refurbished, reconditioned, graded, surplus stock as well as new stock.

We have approximately 100,000 square foot of product storage space centrally located in Wolverhampton in the West Midlands. Our location is within easy reach from the motorway for customers in the UK and only a 40 minute drive from Birmingham International Airport for our overseas customers. Fully racked to accommodate over 2000 pallets of stock, we are currently at an advanced stage of computerising stock control. Our experienced and dedicated staff has the use of advanced materials handling equipment in order to facilitate the flow of stock throughout the warehouse and to expedite the loading and unloading of containers.

Branded Housewares Limited are a family owned, self-financing company with no borrowings and as such are able to complete deals quickly and efficiently. Along with our UK trade, we export goods all over the World. We are always looking for new customers worldwide and to form long and mutually successful business relationships.

Employer

Branded Housewares

Address

Bilston Road

Wolverhampton

WV2 2QD

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Training

Training provider

Nova Training

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Nova Training Ltd

Contact

Carolyn Marson 07794895870 carolyn.marson@novatraining.co.uk

  • Level 2 Supply Chain Warehouse Operative standard
  • Functional Skills if required
  • 20% Off the Job Training
  • EPA
  • Internal Company Training

Apprenticeship standard

Supply chain warehouse operative

Level 2 (GCSE)


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