Operation Support Assistant Apprentice - Advanced (Level 3)

Righton Blackburns Ltd (Employer)

HIT Training (Training Provider)

Weekly wage £241.88
37.5 hours per week Shifts to be confirmed.
18 months (duration)
29 January 2021(start date)
Business Administrator (apprenticeship standard)
28 January 2021 (application closing date)
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Job Description

An opportunity has arisen to join our Operations Support team within Leeds. We are looking for an individual who enjoys working in a fast-paced environment where no two days are the same. This important role requires accuracy and an attention to detail.


Righton Blackburns is a market leading specialist metals and plastics stockholder and distributor. We have been a trusted supply partner for premium quality products for over 100 years. We supply products to a wide variety of customers and markets; including aerospace & defence, precision engineering and architecture.

We are currently looking to recruit for a Operation Support Assistant within our busy Leeds Service Centre. Reporting into the Ops Support Manager, this exciting new role will be crucial to the smooth running of the site. The successful applicant will act as a link between the sales and production teams. Although every day is different, typical duties will include:

  • Booking in deliveries
  • Processing of production order paperwork
  • Stock control and communicating with customers and suppliers
  • Completing the general day to day administration associated with a large distribution centre

Future Prospects

  • Development is at the heart of Righton Blackburns and we are proud of the learning and development opportunities we provide
  • We are keen to develop our talented team and provide opportunities to progress. This is an entry level role with the opportunity to develop and build a long-term career

Reality Check

The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide (ANMW): https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates

Skills Required

  • Computer literate
  • Good communicator both in person and on the phone

Qualities Required

  • Attention to detail
  • Eagerness to learn
  • Approachable
  • Reliable
  • Enthusiastic

Qualifications Required

  • GCSE or equivalents in maths and English preferred

Training Provided

Business Administrator Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard:

  • We can offer a structured development programme with a range of benefit
  • Full training and support will be provided through the Business Administration Apprenticeship Programme
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