Gt Paper & Packaging Ltd

Trade Counter Apprentice - Intermediate (Level 2)

Gt Paper & Packaging Ltd (Employer)

Achieve Training (Training Provider)

Weekly wage £161.25
37.5 hours per week Monday - Friday, shifts to be confirmed
12 months (duration)
15 July 2021(start date)
Trade Supplier (apprenticeship standard)
30 June 2021 (application closing date)
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Job Description

GT Paper & Packaging Ltd are looking to take on a Trade Counter Apprentice to work within their team and take on day to day duties that will be required. For the right person, there is the opportunity to secure full time employment and progress to higher level qualifications.

Responsibilities

Duties will include:

  • You will be required to do combination of customer service duties to internal and external customers
  • Use of IT in checking stock and supplies
  • Warehouse duties including stock checking, manual handling, loading deliveries and a clear understanding of the importance of delivering an excellent service

A trade counter position gives you fantastic experience of being able to do various tasks. If a future employer knows you have trade counter experience they know you will be organised, hardworking and have the ability to manage not only tasks but people. 

Future Prospects

  • Trade Supplier

Reality Check

Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week)

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

Skills Required

  • Organisation Skills (Able to manage time effectively and prioritise workload accordingly)
  • Able to work as part of a team
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to understand and carry out instructions
  • Computer Literate
  • Good attention to detail
  • Ability to multitask

Qualities Required

  • Proactive approach to seeking and sharing knowledge
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team
  • Awareness of equality and diversity
  • Flexible, enthusiastic, ‘can-do’ approach to everyday work Open to change and new ideas
  • Willingness and desire to take responsibility and use own initiative
  • Commitment to own personal professional development
  • Passion and confidence
  • Must be a team player
  • Open to learning new skills

Qualifications Required

  • Maths and English GCSE’s (9-4) A*-C or equivalent

Training Provided

  • Trade Supplier Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard
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