Warehouse Operative Apprentice D ESSEX FREIGHT (FORWARDING) LTD
We are looking for a hard working, enthusiastic individual with great communication skills. Essex Freight is a niche business with a family feel. With onsite offices and a fully equipped warehouse we need someone who can alternate between different work environments - completing a range of different jobs when necessary.
Closing date: 25 Jan 2024
Total hours per week: 40
Possible start date
30 Jan 2024
31 Oct 2023
Level 2 (GCSE)
What you will do in your working day
The chosen apprentice will be mostly based at our onsite warehouse. Here they will work closely with our warehouse team to complete a range of group and solo jobs. Due to offering all services including documents, customs and insurances in-house, office / admin jobs relating to supply chain will also be included in your role.
Main Duties Include:
- Checking in Cargo
- Transporting Cargo around the warehouse
- Weighing and Measuring Cargo
- General Admin
- Implementing organisation and cleanliness
- Loading and Unloading containers
- Completing Manifests and Documents
- Repacking and Labelling goods
- Following first aid and Health Safety procedures
The training you will be getting
The successful candidate will study a Level 2 Supply Chain Warehouse Operative qualification. Maths and English will be studied as part of the apprenticeship, if required. The online aspect provided by The Source will be completed during working hours with the help an assessor and everyone here at Team Essex.
As time progresses the candidate will receive more freedom and more independent jobs - encouraging self-training. Fork Lift, IT, Health and Safety, Hazardous and First Aid training will also become available.
What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship
This apprenticeship will help you to achieve a Level 2 qualification in Supply Chain Warehouse Operative. Depending on the recruit, potential progression could also include a full time salary role after your apprenticeship has finished.
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
About the employer
D ESSEX FREIGHT (FORWARDING) LTD
MEADOWHALL TRAINING LIMITED
Adjustments for experience
You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:
- qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
- industry or sector experience
Supply chain warehouse operative
Level 2 (GCSE)
If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.
You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications
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