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Apprentice Warehouse Operator DALES FABRICATION LTD

As a Supply Chain Warehousing Apprentice, you will work within the powder-coating plant receiving goods, preparing goods for powder coating finishing. Applying Powder coating and packing up powder coating goods ready for dispatch.

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Closing date: 30 Oct 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Wage will increase after your first year dependant on performance

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday between 8:30am – 5pm

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Nov 2022

  • Date posted

    01 Sep 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Key duties will include: 

  • Working alongside and supporting existing powder plant staff
  • Assisting with the day to day running of the powder coating plant
  • Receiving manufactured aluminium goods and processing ready for powder coating
  • Preparing manufactured aluminium goods for polyester powder coating
  • Spraying aluminium goods with polyester powder ready for the oven-curing process
  • Packing up products and making sure they are suitable for transport
  • Maintaining information systems and updating internal databases 
    Assist with keeping the powder coating plant clean and tidy and other ad-hoc duties
  • Comply with all health and safety within all areas of powder coating plant
  • Reporting of any issues with the plant or machinery to your line manager 

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

In addition to gaining practical experience in the role, you will also attain an NVQ Level 2 Supply Chain Warehouse which will help start your career and give you an insight into warehousing processes and procedures.

Our training is all complete remotely via teams with a development coach who will be available for support 24/7. You receive 20% off the job training during this apprenticeship which is included in your weekly working hours.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Full time employment
  • Further Qualifications 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Team working, Initiative, Patience, Hardworking, Punctual


GCSE or equivalent Maths & English (Grade Grade C/4 or above) Essential

About the employer

With the emphasis on both quality and design and with over forty years of experience, we work with architects and contractors enhancing the appearance of buildings nationwide. From our site in Ilkeston, Derbyshire, we design and manufacture an extensive range of standard and bespoke aluminium building products including fascia and soffit systems and brise soleil.








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Training provider



Catherine Allman


Apprenticeship standard

Supply chain warehouse operative

Level 2 (GCSE)

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