Apprentice Supply Chain Operative - Intermediate (Level 2)

Employer:

Intermedical (UK) Ltd

Training Provider:

Kent County Council

Weekly wage £155.63
37.5 hours per week Monday to Friday 8.30am – 5pm (1-hour lunch)
duration: 1 years
start: 7 September 2020
Aylesford
Intermediate (Level 2)
Supply chain warehouse operative (apprenticeship standard)
27 August 2020 (application closing date)
An opportunity to start a career assisting in the day-to-day operations of this busy and successful company’s warehouse and dispatch departments. You will learn about this important part of the sales process and will also learn about product testing, servicing and repair.

Responsibilities

The employer has asked that you do not contact them directly. Doing so could jeopardise your application.

If you do not meet the criteria for this position, your application will not be considered.

Main duties include:

  • Managing stock
  • Assisting with the creation of purchase orders for required product
  • Highlighting short dated products
  • Ensuring incoming stock is aligned with purchase orders
  • Entering stock on to the computer system
  • Liaising with relevant internal departments and customers and advising suppliers of any shortages or stock not ordered
  • Advising sales of any produce that is unavailable
  • Product testing
  • Basic product service/repair

Future Prospects

  • Potential for full time employment for the right candidate
  • There are opportunities to progress from a Level 2 to a Level 3 qualification – Take this out if L3
  • Many employers retain apprentices in full/part time positions
  • The Qualifications you gain can also help you to get into higher education or other employment 
  • Being an apprentice gives you the opportunity to gain a recognised qualification and developing professional skills whilst earning a salary, inside some of Kent’s best companies
  • Once the Apprenticeship has been achieved you will have the skills, abilities and experience to update and enhance your CV, to make it attractive to potential employers

Reality Check

***THE EMPLOYER HAS ASKED THAT YOU DO NOT CONTACT THEM DIRECTLY. DOING SO COULD JEOPARDISE YOUR APPLICATION***                          

If you do not meet the criteria for this position, your application will not be considered.

INTERVIEW
We will be interviewing candidates who meet the criteria as they apply and will recruit after a successful interview which may be before the closing date.

Reality Check

You will be responsible for your travel expenses to and from your place of work.  Therefore, you must have the means to get to your place of work on a daily basis whilst waiting for your first wages to be paid.

Skills Required

  • Excellent communication skills with both internal and external parties
  • The ability to focus in a busy environment whilst maintaining a high level of attention to detail
  • Good time management skills
  • Ability to plan and prioritise tasks
  • A good working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel

Qualities Required

  • Punctual
  • Good team worker
  • Attention to detail
  • Practically Minded

Qualifications Required

GCSE (or equivalent) Grade A-C/4-9 is required in either English or maths, with a minimum of Grade E/2 in the other subject.

Training Provided

  • Supply chain warehouse operative

On the job training with the employer whilst working towards the Apprenticeship Standard.

Regular work-based assessments/observations carried out by Kent Training & Apprenticeships Tutor Assessor, to determine competency and meet with Awarding Body standards.

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