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Trade Supplier / Warehouse Apprentice ELECTRICAL WHOLESALE SHEFFIELD LTD

We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated individual to take up a Trade Supplier position at our Holbrook branch. The role will involve working in our warehouse and customer contact on our trade counter. If you like the idea of joining our team to start a career apply now!

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

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Closing date: 09 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £206.25

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 09:00 - 17:00, with a 30-minute lunch break.

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    15 Aug 2022

  • Date posted

    20 Jan 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC091177538

  • Positions

    1 available

Eligibility Criteria:

Do you already hold the same qualification at this level or above? If yes, please call the office on 0114 2635720 to discuss before continuing with the application.

Are you currently working in the same industry sector/ job role as this apprenticeship? If yes, please call the office on 0114 2635720 to discuss before continuing with the application.

Do you hold GCSEs at grades D/3 or above (or equivalent) in maths and English? If no, please call the office on 0114 2635720 to discuss before continuing with the application.

Can you commit to a full-time apprenticeship for the next 12-18 months? If no, please call the office on 0114 2635720 to discuss before continuing with the application.

Apprenticeship Funding - for eligibility please speak to us directly.

Duties will include:

  • General warehouse duties
  • Unload supplier vehicles, sign for goods received when required and store goods in the correct location
  • Answer phone calls
  • Trade Counter Sales
  • Maintain orderly storage of all stock
  • Pick stock according to sales requirements and load vehicles in the correct manner
  • Carry out health and safety checks in respect of racking, walkways, stacks and deal with other infrastructure / storage issues as instructed
  • Manage all paperwork in accordance with the branch / company quality and administration processes
  • Maintain a clean and safe working area
  • Co-operate with other branch staff and respond to their requests in order to establish and maintain the highest levels of support and service to customers

Please note due to high volume of applications expected, this post may close before the displayed closing date when sufficient number of applications have been received. 

The Source is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Basic knowledge of products sold by the branch
  • Good time management, planning and organisation skills

Personal qualities

  • Honest and trustworthy
  • Punctual and reliable
  • Good team member and communicator
  • Pays attention to detail and quality of work
  • Conscientious
  • Customer focused
  • Flexible to undertake other tasks as required
  • Open to change

Desired qualifications

GCSEs at grades C/4 or above (or equivalent) in maths and English.


About the employer

Electrical Wholesale Sheffield is one of Sheffield’s leading independent electrical wholesaler selling top-quality electrical supplies at a reasonable price.

With over 10 years’ experience in the industry and providing our customers with great pricing and superior customer service, EWS, has grown from strength to strength.

Employer

ELECTRICAL WHOLESALE SHEFFIELD LTD

Address

Unit 4 Don Valley Trading Park

Sheffield

S9 3WU

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Training

Training provider

MEADOWHALL TRAINING LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by The Source Academy

Contact

Richard Willis

The successful candidate will study a Level 2 Trade Supplier. This will be aided by an assessor who will carry out all assessments as work-based learning within the workplace.

Apprenticeship standard

Trade supplier

Level 2 (GCSE)


Employer's Application Instructions

Please apply via the following link.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 09 Aug 2022