Kuehne & Nagel Ltd

Logistics Warehouse Operative Apprentice - Intermediate (Level 2)

Kuehne & Nagel Ltd (Employer)

Sr Education (Training Provider)

Annual wage £15,500.00
37.5 hours per week Monday - Friday 09:00 - 17:30
24 months (duration)
1 September 2022(start date)
Supply chain warehouse operative (apprenticeship standard)
31 July 2022 (application closing date)
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Job Description

We are currently recruiting for motivated and enthusiastic individuals to join our hugely successful Air Logistics teams in Heathrow as Warehouse Operative Apprentices. This is an exciting opportunity to join one of the world’s leading logistics and freight forwarding companies.

Responsibilities

We are currently recruiting for motivated and enthusiastic individuals to join our hugely successful Air Logistics teams in Heathrow as Warehouse Operative Apprentices. This is an exciting opportunity to join one of the world’s leading logistics and freight forwarding companies and will help you to gain an insight into the industry and help you to forge a career in a global organisation.

Your Role 

Our warehouse teams ensure that products are physically processed and handled correctly throughout the warehouse using Manual Handling Equipment & processes and the warehouse management system to achieve customer requirements efficiently, accurately and safely to achieve the shared operational aim of consistently excellent service delivery. Our apprenticeship is for 24 months and includes the Level 2 Warehouse Operative apprenticeship standard.

Your Responsibilities 

As part of our Warehouse Operations team you’ll be a key part of the logistics team ensuring that our customer freight is loaded, stored and unloaded in a safe, professional and time effective manner. You’ll be learning all about the warehouse operations, health & safety, picking/packing processes and stock systems as well being trained to use the Manual Handling Equipment at our site.  

You'll be learning..

  • To unload & load vehicles safely and accurately following the correct procedures.
  • To receive and put away goods following the correct procedure to ensure accuracy and safety.
  • To always handle the customer’s products with care when picking & receiving to ensure good customer relations and also to identify weaknesses in the procedure and to suggest improvements.
  • Assist in all areas of the warehouse as and when required to meet daily operational needs.
  • MHE duties (once passed in-house training).
  • Complete MHE pre-shift checks as required to ensure operational compliance is maintained
  • Screening (once passed in-house training)
  • To take responsibility for your own accurate work, meeting and challenging the productivity targets.

Future Prospects

You will be joining an amazing group of apprentices and can look forward to a competitive starting salary, attractive benefits and an Apprentice NUS discount card. Your salary will also reviewed after 12 months and there's a great bonus on offer once you have fully completed your apprenticeship. You will be supported throughout by a network of mentors, line managers and previous apprentices to help you achieve your qualifications and progress along your apprenticeship journey.

Skills Required

  • Passion for logistics
  • Excellent Customer Service skills
  • Ability to work to deadlines
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills

Qualities Required

  • Committed
  • Hardworking
  • Driven
  • Ambitious

Qualifications Required


  • Five GCSEs at grades 3 – 9 / A*-D (including Maths & English)

Training Provided

Intermediate level Supply chain warehouse operative standard.

You will be taught and supported to learn all there is to know about warehousing by your manager, your team and the apprenticeship team at Kuehne + Nagel. In addition to on-the-job training, you will also learn the skills to be successful through face to face workshops and 1:1 meetings with your personal tutor every month. There are a total of 7 workshop days over the 14 months programme and these will not only teach you new skills, but also allow you meet up and form friendships with other apprentices on your course.

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