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Warehousing and Distribution Apprentice (Level 2/Intermediate) – KT&A2058

Location:
Marden (

TN12 9QJ

)

Kent Training & Apprenticeships

25/06/2018

Closing date: 22/11/2018
Industry: Warehousing
Vacancy reference: KT&A2058

Employer Description

Anno Distillers Limited is the first distillery in Kent for over 200 years.  We produce a range of multi-award winning spirits, which have gained both national and international recognition for their quality. We are particularly proud of winning a Gold Medal with Anno Kent Dry Gin at the San Francisco World Spirits Competition.

Based in the village of Marden, we lovingly distil our gins, vodkas and whisky in our 300-litre copper-pot still, affectionately name ‘Patience’.  Since the launch of our first product, Anno Kent Dry Gin, in 2013 sales have increased significantly year on year.  We are further expanding our production team and now seek an outstanding individual to train in all aspects of the manufacture and distribution of our product range.

Marden train station is a 5 minute walk from the distillery.

Responsibilities

This exciting and varied role is to assist the distillery production and warehousing team in all aspects of distilling, packing and distributing our range of spirits to customers.

The nature of the business requires lifting heavy goods and due to alcohol licensing laws you must be 18 or over at the time of appointment.

Wage

£170.00/week or £4.25/hour

Hours

40 hours per week

Monday to Friday

8.45 – 5.15

30 minutes for lunch

Skills Required

  • Good at working in a team
  • Attention to detail/methodical
  • Good IT skills
  • Competent numeracy and literary skills
  • Awareness of Heath and Safety.

Personal Qualities

  • Team player
  • Enthusiastic
  • Physical fitness important due to manual elements of work
  • A strong desire to learn and apply new skills

Training Provided

On the job training with the employer whilst working towards the Apprenticeship Standard – consisting of the NVQ Level 2 in Warehousing and Distribution, 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 2018, the NMW for Apprentices is £3.70 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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