ASSOCIATED UTILITY SUPPLIES LTD

Apprentice Warehouse Operative – ASSOCIATED UTILITY SUPPLIES LTD

We are looking for an Apprentice Warehouse Operative to join our growing business in Clayton West. AUS Ltd are Manufacturers and Distributors of Specialist Equipment to the Electrical Supply, Telecommunications and Railways Industries.

Reference number: VAC1000093160

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Wage – £10,004.80 per annum
Duration – 15 Months
Start date – As soon as possible
Posted – 05/10/2022

Working Week:

Monday – Thursday, 8.00am – 4.30pm and Friday, 8.00am – 3.30pm. Total hours per week: 40 hours a week

Apprenticeship level

2

Positions

1

What will the apprentice be doing?

This particular role is very physically demanding; it involves the handing of awkward and bulky goods and all aspects of the stores/warehouse department including:

  • Goods inwards
  • Order picking
  • Packing
  • Despatch
  • Ensuring all paperwork is completed daily

The ability to be able to quantify and qualify both goods in and goods out are a pre-requisite to the role.

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

  • Level 2 Supply Chain Warehouse Operative Apprenticeship Standard, which involves college one day a month over the full period of the apprenticeship
  • The final year will involve completion of a portfolio and preparation for End Point Assessment (EPA). This measures the skills, knowledge and behaviours outlined in the standard and is carried out by ESFA approved organisations independent from the college
  • Apprentices without Level 2 (GCSE grade 4/C or above or equivalent) in English and maths will need to achieve this prior to taking the End Point Assessment

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • If a suitable position is available at the end of the apprenticeship then apprentice will be able to apply

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Attention to detail
Team working
Conscientious
Flexible
Reliable
Punctual
Ability to work under pressure
Driven
Safety aware
Computer literate
Accurate

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English and maths (Grade 3) essential

About the employer

ASSOCIATED UTILITY SUPPLIES LTD

RIVERSIDE HOUSE, COLLIERS WAY, CLAYTON WEST, HUDDERSFIELD, HD8 9TR
We supply the Electrical Supply, telecommunications, rail and arboricultural industries. AUS was founded in 1998 and is conveniently located in Clayton West, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, just off junction 38/39 of the M1 and short distance from the M62. Today the company employs more than 60 highly experienced staff. Our business has been built around talking to our customers to find out what they need, whether it’s the right tool for the job or advice on a range of equipment for a major project.

Closing date: 30 November 2022