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Pilkington UK Limited, part of the NSG Group, are looking for a Warehouse Apprentice to learn the full range of activities required in our Warehouse area including the operation of glass moving equipment.

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Closing date: 06 Dec 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Staff bonus scheme.

  • Working week

    Monday – Thursday, 7.45am – 4.15pm, and Friday, 8.00 to 3.00pm, with a 30-minute lunch break.

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    19 Dec 2022

  • Date posted

    01 Nov 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Reporting directly to the Branch Manager you will

  • Become fully trained in loading and unloading our vehicles in order to meet customer requirements
  • Participate in stock control activities
  • Be fully trained in glass handling, operating of machinery and our computer system

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

You will work towards the Level 2 Supply Chain Warehouse Operative standard with Gateshead College.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

It is our intention that this will lead to permanent employment in the role of Warehouse Operator.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Number skills, Team working, Physical fitness


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade A*-C/4-9) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade A*-C/4-9) Desired

Things to consider

1. Working safely is our top priority and all applicants must be prepared to learn and consistently adhere to the Safe Operating Procedures defined for their work areas, and to report hazards and incidents in a timely manner. 2. 22 days holiday plus public bank holidays 3. Onsite car parking.

About the employer

The NSG Group is a global leader in glass manufacturing in four business areas: Architectural, Automotive, Creative Technologies and Technical Glass. Our mission is to be the global leader in innovative high-performance glass and glazing solutions, working safely and ethically.




5 Princes Park

Team Valley


NE11 0NF

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Training provider



Alexa Lynch

Apprenticeship standard

Supply chain warehouse operative

Level 2 (GCSE)

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