What will the apprentice be doing?Working within the Parts Department as an apprentice Parts Advisor you will be serving both internal and external customers, building good relationships, ensuring they receive the best advice through the use of your product knowledge and the parts catalogues • Checking incoming stock against delivery notes • Handling, storing and receiving stock • Identifying, sourcing and ordering parts • Process cash and card payments for customer parts
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?As part of the apprentice role, you will be carrying out tasks such as picking and packing, moving stock around, maintaining stock records, receiving deliveries and cleaning. You will be checking stock for damages and will be loading goods ready for delivery. You will learn how to safely use a variety of machinery, equipment and potentially vehicles that are common to a warehouse environment. You will learn the essential health and safety policies and procedures involved in the warehouse industry and will also develop key interpersonal skills as you will be required to communicate with a wide variety of people, both internally and externally. As a result, you will receive the following qualification: • Warehouse Supply Chain Practitioner Level 3 • Functional Skills in English & Maths at Level 2 (if required)
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?As an apprentice, you will be a full-time employee from the very beginning and while training you’ll be earning your place as an integral part of the team. Once you have achieved your qualification, you will have further opportunities to progress to positions such as Supervisor or Manager.
Reality CheckClosing Dates: Please submit your application along with your CV as soon as possible to avoid disappointment; we reserve the right to close vacancies prior to the published closing date if we receive a sufficient number of applications
Skills RequiredCommunication skills, Customer care skills, Excellent telephone manner, IT skills, Team working
Qualifications RequiredGCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 9-4 (A* - C)) Essential
GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 9-4 (A* - C)) Essential