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Apprentice Warehouse Assistant (Level 2/Intermediate) – KT&A2608

Location:
Whitstable (

CT5 2RS

)

Kent Training & Apprenticeships

03/12/2019

Closing date: 09/01/2020
Industry: Warehousing
Vacancy reference: KT&A2608

EMPLOYER DESCRIPTION

P.B.I. International is a member of the ZEN Group, which has been trading successfully for over 30 years in the International Ball Bearing market, with offices in Germany, Spain, France, China and the UK.

Apart from our extensive miniature ball bearing range of more than 1000 different types, ranging from 1-10 mm bore (Including inch dimensions), and our range also includes Thin section, Three part thrust, Popular metric and any kind of non standard bearing.

We are able to design bearings according to your requirements using new materials like ceramic or special steels for applications in Industry, Medicine, Chemistry and Food Processing.

Click here to see the employer’s website.

DESCRIPTION OF VACANCY

This is a great opportunity to join an established company as an Apprentice Warehouse Assistant.

PBI International have a history of supporting apprentices, and its small but experienced friendly team environment is an ideal place to learn and grow.

Your role will be fast-paced and include a range of tasks, including the picking of goods and tracking parcels.

If you are looking to kick-start your career and would prefer to do something practical, this could be the ideal opportunity for you.

As part of this exciting opportunity, some of the main duties will include:-

  • Picking, packing and checking-off of goods
  • Sorting deliveries and packing away
  • Processing of delivery notes as per company manual
  • Archiving of packing notes
  • Tracking of parcels upon request
  • Continual audit and re-ordering of stock

WAGE

£156 per week (based on £3.90 per hour)

HOURS

40 working hours per week:

Monday to Thursday: 8.45 – 5.15
Friday: 8.45 – 5

Includes daily 30 minute lunch break (unpaid)

SKILLS REQUIRED

Good, basic computer skills would be ideal

PERSONAL QUALITIES

We are looking for somebody who is a good team player, and eager to learn

QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED

Minimum grade D/3 GCSE (or equivalent) in English and Maths

TRAINING PROVIDED

On the job training with the employer whilst working towards the Apprenticeship Framework – consisting of the Intermediate NVQ Level, Technical Certificate and Functional Skills if appropriate.

Regular work based assessments/observations carried out by Kent Training & Apprenticeships Tutor Assessor, to determine competency and meet with Awarding Body standards.

 

Additional Detail

As of 1st April 2019, the NMW for Apprentices is £3.90 per hour. This applies to 16 - 18 year old Apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their Apprenticeship. For all other Apprentices the Apprentice National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies.

The wage for Apprentices applies to both time spent on the job plus time spent in training.

Important Information

The employer has asked that you do not contact them direct. Doing so could jeopardise your application. You will be responsible for your travel expenses to and from your place of work. Therefore, you must have the means to get to your place of work on a daily basis whilst waiting for your first wages to be paid.

KT&A: Kent Training & Apprenticeships are part of Kent County Council and are a leading training organisation with nearly 30 years successful experience. KT&A specialise in high quality work-based training, delivered by qualified staff with personal experience of working in the skill area they teach.


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