Warehouse & Storage Apprentice
Reference No: 29954
Self Storage Tameside
157.50/week
28/02/2018
Tameside
37.50
Intermediate
Denton North East
M34 3GG

About this opportunity

This is the opportunity to gain valuable experience working in a specialist self-storage warehouse facility based in Tameside. The company are seeking a candidate prepared to give a long-term commitment with a good work ethic.

A normal day would include
Receiving goods, checking them, booking in and putting away
Picking goods
Packing goods
Wrapping goods for collection by the customer or delivery
Basic computer work for recording of goods
Keeping work areas clean and tidy

The successful warehouse apprentice will work with the existing experienced team to learn and develop their skills. They will gain knowledge of receiving goods, picking and packing goods, stock control and dispatching through the carrier system. The role is critical in supporting the success of the business by ensuring the correct goods are stored and moved in a safe, secure, accurate and timely manner.

Self Storage Tameside is a purpose-built specialist self-storage facility based in Tameside, Manchester offering the most affordable solutions for student storage, home storage, business storage and anyone seeking extra storage space near the Manchester area.

What you could go on to do:
Progress to an advanced apprenticeship in warehousing and storage level 3.

How you will be supported:
Full training and support will be provided by our expert training and assessment staff at The Growth Company in conjunction with the experienced on site team in the business. The warehouse manager is fully committed to full training ensuring a wide variety of tasks are part of the learning experience.

What will happen next:
New applicants to The Growth Company who meet any basic entry requirements of the role will be contacted within two working days to be invited to meet a member of our team. You will then have the opportunity to find out:
• More about this vacancy and any others you are suitable for
• Any training you need to complete
• What the next steps will be

How you could get there:
If you would be catching public transport for this role, visit the Journey Planner on www.tfgm.com to see how you would get there and how long it would take. We have an initiative through Transport for Greater Manchester that can potentially offer a free refurbished bike and a 28 days bus pass to assist with travel to work for apprentices.


What you should have to apply

A good basic level of maths and English with clear handwriting


Personal Qualities

A presentable person with a desire to learn new skills
Willingness to work in a hands-on warehouse role
Good interpersonal/team working skills
Dependable and good time keeping are essential
Positive attitude to work and personal development
Must be prepared to work in a warehouse environment


Skills

Physically robust to lift large items
Hard working
Ability to work in a logical organised manner
Be able to perform duties in an accurate manner
Good communicator
Able to work safely and adhere to health and safety requirements