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Supply Chain Level 3 Apprenticeship Wolverhampton ALSTOM TRANSPORT UK LIMITED

As part of the supply chain team, you will be given a number of challenging initiatives to develop both yourself and the business. You will be working with a number of internal and external stakeholders to develop a supply chain strategy for how our logistics network will operate in the future and support our project around the country.

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

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Closing date: 08 Mar 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm

    Total hours per week: 37

  • Expected duration

    30 Months

  • Possible start date

    04 Sep 2023

  • Date posted

    12 Jan 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Undertake tasks within the relevant pillars of Supply Chain (Material Planning, Logistics & Supplier Delivery Performance Management (SDPM) in order to understand the role of the function and activities within it (examples below but not limited to):
  • Learn the difference between planned and unplanned maintenance and the various methods of planning materials for the activities
  • Understand the system parameters used for managing the planning of different types of parts
  • Learn the process for managing urgent demand
  • Get an understanding of all warehouse processes from receipt of goods into stock to point of consumption
  • Understand the different logistics flows for managing parts movement between multiple sites
  • Learn the key measures associated to good logistics management
  • Controlling delivery of materials by effective order book management
  • Understand the key measurements of Supplier Performance
  • Gain an overall understanding of our wider business processes and practices

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

  • As an apprentice you will attend college on day release
  • Knowledge and competence training as dictated by the standard
  • Supply chain practitioner level 3

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Subject to business need we would expect to put you into your first role on successful completion of your apprenticeship

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Team working, Initiative


GCSE or equivalent 5 Subjects including Maths, English & Science (Grade 5 to 9) Essential

About the employer

This is an excellent opportunity to join a world leading engineering company where you will be working alongside qualified and experienced staff. Leading societies to a low carbon future, Alstom develops and markets mobility solutions that provide the sustainable foundations for the future of transportation. Our product portfolio ranges from high-speed trains, metros, monorail, and trams to integrated systems, customised services, infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions.




1 Jones Road


WV10 6JQ

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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Supply chain practitioner (fast moving consumer good) (previously Operator Manager)

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 08 Mar 2023