Warehousing Apprentice

MASTERPART DISTRIBUTION LIMITED

This is a good opportunity to be part of a large warehousing team for a national domestic appliance supplies business. The role will involve receiving deliveries, stock take, picking and packing and ensuring that the warehouse is clean and tidy.

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Closing date: 30 Jun 2017

Apprenticeship summary

Weekly wage

£131.25

Wages explained
The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.50 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year.
Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year.
The minimum wage rates are £5.60 an hour for 18-20 year olds and £7.05 for anyone aged 21 and over.
Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

Working week

Monday - Friday 9am - 5.30pm 37.5 hours per week

Total hours per week: 37.50

Apprenticeship duration

12 Months

Possible start date

03 Jul 2017

Date posted

20 Apr 2016

Apprenticeship level

Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

Reference number

VAC000823190

Positions

8 available

Duties include:

  • Goods in
  • Working within a team to identify items from deliveries
  • checking quantities & quality of goods received. Items then located in the warehouse
  • Goods out
  • Working to achieve a high level of customer satisfaction, to send individual items with excellent packing or to work with bulk orders with grouped quantities
  • Stock taking & stock counting
  • Keeping the warehouse clean
  • Recycle waste matter
  • Shred waste cardboard
  • Arrange pallets

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Attention to detail
  • Able to lift boxes up to 15kg
  • Communication skills

Personal qualities

  • Team player
  • Proactive
  • Fit and able to work physically in a large warehouse
  • Ability to follow instructions and read orders

Qualifications required

None specific required.

Future prospects

A permanent position will be available for the right apprentice.

Things to consider

This is an apprenticeship for NVQ Level 2 in Warehousing and Storage. You may also need to work towards functional skills in Maths and English.

PPE will be provided.

About the employer

Our employer sells spare parts for domestic appliances, it’s that simple. They now carry over 35,000 different spare parts in stock which we can supply within 24 hours. This means customers can rely on their stock, instead of having their own. In the rare event that they do not stock the part, they have access to over 31,000,000 additional spare parts covering 5 million models from a wide variety of manufacturers. They source their spare parts from all over the World, so whether you want Genuine or Pattern, not only will they probably have it, they’ll also have it at the lowest price.

Employer

MASTERPART DISTRIBUTION LIMITED

Address

Sunray Works

Stanfield Road

Southend-on-Sea

SS2 5DB

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Training provider

Full training will be provided by both the Employer and the Training provider, this will be done all within the workplace.

You will not need to attend college.

The employer will train you in the job role and the Training provider will train you on everything you need to know in order to gain your NVQ Level 2 in Warehousing and Storage skills.

Apprenticeship framework

Warehousing and Storage

Training provider

Central Hairdressing & Joshua Galvin Academy

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Central Training Academy

Contact

Lucy O'Brien - 01702 671 213

Other information

The National Minimum Wage for apprentices is £3.30 per hour. This applies to 16-18-year-old apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their apprenticeship. The wage for apprentices applies to both time spent on the job plus time spent training.

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Closing date: 30 Jun 2017