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Apprentice Warehouse Assistant S W D PREMIER CLOTHING EXPORTS LTD

This is an exciting opportunity to work as a Warehouse Assistant based in Little Hulton, Manchester. You will work closely with your colleagues to make sure orders are packed and sent correctly and will be the first point of call for any administrative tasks needed in the job role.

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Closing date: 19 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £14,400.00

  • Working week

    Mon-Fri, Exact working/shift pattern to be discussed

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    22 Aug 2022

  • Date posted

    22 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000067918

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

As a clothing grader, you will be selecting and grading specific types of clothes for customers both for the UK and international market. Our clothing graders duties include inspecting, identifying, and grading each item into different categories. To be a successful grader you should have a pleasant manner, able to take instructions, be willing to learn over 90 different grades, and be part of the team. You need to be flexible as there may be a need to change locations in the factory. Some of the roles may include:

  • Stock taking
  • Sending out deliveries
  • Admin support
  • Organising the warehouse

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

Warehouse Operative L2

Own in House Training

Functional Skills if required

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Future progression with the company


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Patience

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Maths, English (Grade 4) Desired

About the employer

SWD, part of the TRI Group, is a Greater Manchester based specialist in the collection, reuse and recycling of preloved textiles, across Northern England and North Wales. Collecting, sorting and exporting some 40 million items annually has allowed SWD to develop the expertise, experience and highly trained workforce to service customers across the globe, including markets throughout the UK, Europe and Africa, the Middle East and the Far East and Japan. Dave and Suzanne Woods Between them, David and Suzanne have 40 years of experience in the textile recycling industry. David’s expertise lies in logistics, production and exports whilst Suzanne is experienced in product quality with a particular interest in sustainability and vintage clothing.

Employer

S W D PREMIER CLOTHING EXPORTS LTD

Address

UNIT 4

TOWNGATE BUSINESS CENTRE

WORSLEY TRADING ESTATE

M38 0PT

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Training

Training provider

WOODSPEEN TRAINING LIMITED

Contact

Holly Inwood

holly.inwood@woodspeentraining.co.uk

01484429359

Apprenticeship standard

Supply chain warehouse operative

Level 2 (GCSE)


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