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Supply chain warehouse operative apprentice BYWELL SPRINGS & PRESSINGS LTD

We are recruiting for an Apprentice Supply Chain Warehouse Operative for Bywell Springs. A family run company with many years of experience in manufacturing all types of springs, hose armouring products, pressings and wire forms, learning about all aspects of its operations.

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Closing date: 06 Feb 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £9,504.56

    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

    Days TBC. Start 8am, finish time, 4:30pm, Friday finish 3:30, lunch break 12pm till 12:30pm.

    Total hours per week: 38

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    13 Feb 2023

  • Date posted

    07 Jan 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000113385

  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Duties will also include: 

  • Demonstrate care and attention to handle stock and assets throughout the whole supply chain process
  • Working with the current store's person, you will maintain high levels of stock availability to keep the operational departments supplied
  • Ensure damage is kept to a minimum and recorded if occurs
    Increase knowledge of company products and parts required
    Assist with monthly, quarterly and annual stock checks and audits
    Able to steadily increase productivity levels to meet company targets, whilst maintaining quality standards
  • Develop knowledge of company quality policies and procedures
    Maintain a clean and safe working environment
  • Ensure effective communication across the business

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

Level 2 Supply chain warehouse operative apprenticeship standard will include:

  • Principles in warehouse and distribution
  • Health, safety and good housekeeping
  • Principles of tracking systems and distribution
    IT systems for logistics and distribution
  • How to pick, pack and distribute to order
  • Meeting customers' expectations
  • Resolving customer issues
  • Functional Skills if required

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

The employer is looking for someone to grow with the business and depending on performance and progress, there would be opportunity to remain with the employer after achieving your Level 2.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience, Physical fitness

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English and Maths (Grade D/3 or above) Essential
Other Functional skills english and maths (Grade level 1 or above) Essential

About the employer

Bywell Springs & Pressings Ltd, a family run company with many years of experience in manufacturing all types of springs, house armouring products, pressings and wire forms. Facilities to wire, straighten and cut round wire to length. We Are Proud To Be A Uk Spring Manufacturing Company Where Our Aim Is Precision, Efficiency And Value For Money. We Supply A Vast Number Of Companies In The Uk Within The Hydraulic, Pneumatic, Construction And Medical Industries As Well As Exporting To A Number Of Companies Worldwide.

Employer

BYWELL SPRINGS & PRESSINGS LTD

Address

Barnfield Road Industrial Estate

Tipton

DY4 9DF

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Training

Training provider

SANDWELL COLLEGE

Contact

apprentice@sandwell.ac.uk

Apprenticeship standard

Supply chain warehouse operative

Level 2 (GCSE)


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