AGL Training Ltd are looking to recruit a Warehouse Operative Apprentice on behalf of our well-established client based in Shrewsbury SY1.

Our client is a large UK multi-metals stockholder of stainless steel, aluminium, copper, brass, and bronze products. Selling to a large range of customers right across a varied supply chain, they deliver to the whole of the UK and Ireland from their Shrewsbury Headquarters with additional Locations in Yate Near Bristol & Lurgan in Northern Ireland.

You will be working from their Shrewsbury site as part of an experienced warehouse team, cutting and preparing materials to customer-specific specifications.

The position is for an Apprenticeship, the position is initially 12-15 months with the possibility of a full-time role at the end of the programme.

During this time, you will work towards the following qualifications:

  • Level 2 Supply Chain Warehouse Operative Apprenticeship Standards

  • Highfield Level 2 Certificate for Supply Chain Warehouse Operative (RQF)

  • English and Maths Functional Skills Level 1 / 2


General Duties

You will receive training to enable you to carry out the following duties:

  • Processing customer orders

  • Picking and packing

  • Kitting of jobs as per the Works Order to the floor

  • Assisting in regular stock cycle counts

  • Following maintenance plans set out for machinery

  • Continuous running of machinery under your control (Plate Saw, Bar Saw, Guillotine, Polycoating)

  • General housekeeping

  • Health and safety

Skills and Requirements

The ideal candidate will be:

  • GCSE Grade 4 or above in English and Maths (Grade C)

  • Ambitious and willing to learn

  • Confident

  • Polite and friendly

  • Effective at communicating both verbally and written

  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced and efficient warehouse

  • Confident when working on computers


Working Hours

Week 1 / Week 2              Monday – Friday               7:00 am to 14:30 pm

Week 3 / Week 4              Monday- Friday                12 pm to 20:30 pm

Total hours paid: 40

Hourly Rate: £5.50- £6.50 negotiable depending on experience

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