The A F Blakemore Logistics Warehouse and Distribution Apprenticeship Programme is a fantastic opportunity to start a new career. If you invest in this scheme, the company will in turn invest in you and your future. The apprenticeship has the potential to lead into a career paying over £30,000 per year. You will be able to work towards increasing your skills and your earning potential in a national company that offers no shortage of opportunities to those who wish to succeed.
Key responsibilities will include:
- Accurate assembly of customer orders
- Loading goods onto cages and/or packing goods into crates in a safe, stable and manageable manner
- Accurate input of weighted items
- Accurate marking and storage of assembled orders awaiting despatch
The role is based in Willenhall and is 37.5 hours a week over 5 days, Sunday to Thursday. Start time 10am and work through until job is complete (no later than 6pm for apprentices). The weekly wage is £187.50.
The key steps
During the Blakemore Logistics Apprenticeship Programme you will hit set milestones that ensure you are given development points to work towards. These milestones will not only serve to develop your skills and role scope, but they will also serve to enhance your experience of the programme and give you a greater understanding of the varying roles within the overall business.
- 2 weeks – Full induction with on-the-job training
- 12 weeks – Initial role in Warehouse Assembly
- 3 months – Progress into loading after three months
- 6 months – A formal review will take place to make sure you are on track
- 9 months – Opportunity for fork-lift truck training
- 12 months – Expected to achieve full apprenticeship in Warehouse & Storage Level 2
What are we looking for?
- A*- D/3 or above grades in GCSE Maths and English, or equivalent qualifications.
- Attention to detail
- Compliance with policy and procedures and company values
- Positive approach to covering other roles
- Flexible approach to working hours
For more information and to apply visit https://www.findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk/apprenticeship/-209128