Job Title : Warehouse Operative Apprentice
Employer : RGS Group
Location : Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, NN8 6AB
Position Type : Apprenticeship
Sector : Public Sector
Vacancy Reference : VAC-11721
Brief Description : Our predominant business activity focuses on distribution to business clients and domestic customers through various channels.
We have four key divisions within the organisation and all team members are expected to cross over into all areas to meet demands
Qualifications Required : GCSE’s in Maths and English at Grade E or above
Equivalent qualifications will be considered
Vacancy Detail : The role we are looking to create will be varied and can be tailored to meet the successful candidates skills – On a day to day level the role will include:
• Preparation and packing of customer orders.
• Checking and preparing shipping documents for customer orders.
• Loading and unloading of delivery vehicles.
• Goods in receiving and checking deliveries against documentation.
• Assembly of products for specific customer orders.
• Following incoming orders on various online platforms.
• Warehouse organisation and general tidying of the storage and warehouse areas.
• Computer work including data entry and maintenance of internet selling platforms.
During the period of employment the business would support on-going training and development through the guidance of the apprenticeship programme.
The role would involve heavy lifting and forklift truck use.
A forklift license is not essential and full training will be provided if required by a qualified assessor.
Driving license is preferred.
Positions Available : 1
Working Week : Monday to Friday 8am to 5pm
Salary : £200.00 Per Week
Application Deadline Date : 31/03/2019
Possible Start Date : 08/04/2019
Personal Qualities : • Self-motivated
• Dynamic personality
• Able to be part of a team but also work on own initiative
• Good attention to detail
Skills Required : • Good practical skills
• Organised approach to work
• Reasonable level of fitness
• Good time management and prioritisation
Future Prospects : Possibility of progression or a full time position may be offered on successful completion of your apprenticeship.
Training to be Provided : Level 2 Certificate in Warehousing & Storage
Level 1 Functional Skills in Maths and English
Employment Rights and Responsibilities
Regular onsite work based assessment carried out by a Tresham assessor
Other Information : With effect from April 1st 2018 the National Minimum Wage (NMW) for Apprentices is £3.70 per hour. This applies to 16-18 year old Apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their Apprenticeship.
For all other Apprentices the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies. The wage for Apprentices applies to both time spent on the job plus time spent training.
Things to consider : Only Candidates who have fully completed the Application will be considered. Please be aware that the closing date is subject to change without prior notice.
The stated interview date is set for you to attend an initial interview and assessment at Tresham College Of Further and Higher Education. On successful completion of this, your application will be submitted to the employer for their consideration.
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