Warehouse & Sales Assistant Apprenticeship DUSTCONTROL UK LTD

Responsible for the smooth running of the warehouse and also to be an initial point of contact for incoming calls, sales emails and customer inquiries.

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Closing date: 28 May 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £12,480.00

    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

    Monday - Thursday 8.30am - 5.00pm and Friday 8.30am - 4.30pm. One hour for lunch.

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    07 Jun 2024

  • Date posted

    04 Apr 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000241945

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

The role is based at our Milton Keynes warehouse and office with the primary focus being responsible for the smooth running of goods in and out of the warehouse, including:

  • Picking and packing
  • Keeping the place neat and tidy, and in good order
  • You will also be an initial point of contact for incoming telephone calls, answering customer queries and sales order processing as well as general support as necessary reporting to the Office Manager
  • Commonly, the office part of the role would be in the morning and warehouse in the afternoon although this would be managed according to company priorities

The training you will be getting

Full in house training to be provided towards the successful completion of the Level 2 SUPPLY CHAIN WAREHOUSE OPERATIVE standard which includes Maths and English Functional Skills at Level 2 if applicable.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Possibility of progression within family business.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Committed

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) Desired

Things to consider

Physical fitness as this is a physical role that will not be easy for someone who is unfit. Lifting is also part of the role.

About the employer

Dustcontrol manufactures mobile dust extractors for industrial and construction use, fixed extraction systems, peripheral equipment and accessories. We help companies all over the world to achieve a cleaner working environment.

Employer

DUSTCONTROL UK LTD

Address

7 Beaufort Court

Roebuck Way

Knowlhill

MK5 8HL

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Training

Training provider

BEDFORD COLLEGE

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

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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