Warehouse Apprentice

Job Description

About the Role

This role is within a clean working Engineering environment and for someone with a can do attitude and enthusiasm.  With attention to detail you will provide first class customer service within this department encompassing all operations based duties, supporting the Operations Team Members and Sales Divisions at all times.

You will be working within the production warehouse department carrying out a range of duties including stock control, operating Fork Lifts/Cranes and various production machinery.

Control and complete paperwork, including reading, understanding and updating.

Use the in-house bespoke computer system whenever necessary.

Take and return stock correctly.

Operate logistical equipment including cranes and fork lifts.

Set, program and operate the machines

General and preventative saw maintenance, identifying any issues.

Determine the usage of blades including blade replacement.

Inspect work produced to ensure that it meets the specifications to ensure operations meets production standards.

Follow the standard Health & Safety legislation, wear correct PPE

Follow the Standard Operating Procedures and Work Instructions whenever applicable.

Understand policies, procedures and risk assessments.

Report accidents

Work as part of a team

Follow the training you recieve when using any work items given to you

Take reasonable care of your own and other people’s health and safety.

Co-operate with your employer on Health & Safety.

Desired Skills:

Computer literate, good knowledge of microsoft office

High attention to detail

The ability to work under pressure

Good communication skills

Personal Qualities:

Must be able to demonstrate that they are a good team player and if necessary work on own initiative

Show determination and comittment to succeed

Be flextible and able to work overtime when necessary to need the business needs

Take instructions well

Fast learner

Mature attitude

Desired Quallifications:

GCSE Maths and English 4/C or equivalent

Working Week/Wage:

Shift patterns of:-

Monday-Thursday 6am-2pm (dependent on age)and 2pm -10pm.  Friday hours vary and will be early finishes.  

Total Hours 37 per week

£4.30ph = £159.10 per week


Supply Chain Warehouse Operative.

About the Company/Future Prospects:

Voestalpine are a High Performance Metals UK subsidiary located in Oldbury.  The focus on technologically demanding product segments.  They are a UK market leader in speciality steels, tool steel, tube and piping products and for providing value added services such as machining, milling, testing and additive manufacturing.

For the right person, upon successful completion of the apprenticeship, a full time permanent position may be a possibility.