Hydro Building Systems UK Limited

Logistics and Material Handling Apprentice - Intermediate (Level 2)

Hydro Building Systems UK Limited (Employer)

Heart of Worcestershire College (Training Provider)

Weekly wage £210.00 to £280.00
35.0 hours per week Monday - Friday 8.00am - 4.00pm
18 months (duration)
30 April 2021(start date)
Lean Manufacturing Operative (apprenticeship standard)
3 positions available
22 April 2021 (application closing date)
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Job Description

Hydro are offering 3 apprenticeship positions within the warehouse of their Tewkesbury site. This is an exciting opportunity in a logistics and material handling role, and you will also learn about the other company departments for a full apprenticeship experience within the manufacturing sector.


Duties will include:  

  • Undertake all activities within the warehouse environment in a safe manner
  • Pick material in accordance with the instructions provided via the warehouse management system
  • Pack material in accordance with the relevant packing specification or instruction
  • Receipt and book in goods from suppliers
  • Operate handheld pallet trucks and/or fork lift trucks as appropriate
  • Gain knowledge of all operational departments including goods in, stores, main warehouse racking and the Thermal Break manufacturing lines
  • Operate the Thermal Break machines, including setting and running of the machines
  • Work as part of the operations team to identify and assist in implementing process improvements
  • Work with management to maintain and improve safety and quality objectives

Future Prospects

The aim will be for you to remain within the team as a permanent member of staff if a position is available, on successful completion of the apprenticeship.

Reality Check

Salary range is from £210 - £280 per week depending on experience.

Hydro are an Equal Opportunities employer and welcome applications from a diverse range of applicants.

During your apprenticeship, your hours of work will be days only (8.00am - 4.00pm). Training will also include spending time and learning about all the business areas including finance, operations, customer service, procurement and sales.

Skills Required

  • Good communicator
  • Can work independently
  • Literate
  • Team player
  • Numerate
  • Ability to follow instruction

Qualities Required

  • Positive attitude
  • Self-motivated
  • Enthusiastic
  • Trustworthy
  • Honest
  • Has integrity
  • Flexible in working hours
  • Asks for help when unsure

Qualifications Required

  • Grade 3/D or above GCSE maths and English (or the equivalent)

Training Provided

  • Lean Manufacturing Operative level 2 standard
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