Warehouse Operative Apprentice M A FORD EUROPE LTD.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an enthusiastic individual to join a well-established, cutting-edge tool designer and manufacturer as an apprentice. The successful candidate will undertake a full apprenticeship role and we'll provide support, comprehensive training and fantastic opportunities for career progression and development.

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Closing date: 30 May 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    £7.00 per hour.

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday between 9.30am - 6.00pm.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Jul 2024

  • Date posted

    04 Apr 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

Duties may include:

  • Assisting with warehouse activities including exports
  • Ensuring safe and appropriate storage of company stock 
  • Receiving incoming goods
  • Picking and packing of goods
  • Labelling and marking of goods
  • Assisting with the goods in and goods out process
  • Any other duties as required

The training you will be getting

  • Supply Chain and Warehousing Level 2
  • English and maths qualifications form a mandatory part of all apprenticeships and must be completed before an apprentice can pass through gateway
  • Blended learning both face to face and remote with a dedicated development coach

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

The successful applicant will be offered a permanent position within M.A. Ford Europe and will be offered continued development within the organisation.

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, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Respectful, Honest and Trustworthy, Flexible, Good cultural awareness


GCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade 3/D or above) Essential

Things to consider

Private healthcare Scheme Pension Scheme 23 days annual leave entitlement with bank holiday in addition

About the employer

While M.A. Ford Europe has been at the cutting edge of tooling design and manufacture for over 20 years, our US parent company have celebrated its Centenary in 2019. During that time, the company has developed an enviable reputation for high performance precision tooling, serving over 60 countries worldwide. From our European HQ and tooling production and custom tooling production facilities here in the UK, we ensure that our customers not only obtain the latest cutting tool technologies direct from our extensive stocks, but also have access to specialist tool design and manufacturing solution to meet unique applications. M.A. Ford - where high performance is the standard.







DE24 8WY

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Training provider


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:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience


Heather Duffield



Apprenticeship standard

Supply chain warehouse operative

Level 2 (GCSE)

Demonstrating experience

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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