Warehousing Operative Apprenticeship Level 2
This programme will allow you to work as a warehousing operative. A warehouse operative works as part of a team in a logistical department and will be responsible for the movement and storage of goods.
Benefits / Skills
- Using equipment and machinery safely
- Communicating effectively with customers
- Minimising the effect work has on the environment
- Operating and driving safely
- Understanding the organisation’s brand
- Understanding basic IT applications
The employer will agree entry requirements for these apprenticeships and these will depend on the role that they are advertising.
Please check that you meet all essential criteria before applying for a position, you can find the details of these on the full vacancy description (links below). If you are unsure about this please contact the Apprenticeship Recruitment Team on 0113 284 6464.
As a warehouse operative you will pack and process orders by picking correct items from stock. In addition, you will ensure all ordered products are dispatched on time and will learn how to operate machinery.
Below are some Leeds City College apprenticeships you could potentially progress on to once you have completed this programme:
Electrical/Electronic Apprenticeship Level 3
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Mechanical Manufacturing Apprenticeship Level 3
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Improving Operational Performance Apprenticeship Level 2
This programme is for anyone wanting to start a career as a fabricator or welder and learn the basic skills required in the industry. ...More info
Human error is the top issue in 46% of warehouses.
92.7% of apprentices who used our recruitment service would recommend it to a friend.
Three quarters (75%) of apprentices who had never worked before starting remained in paid work after completing their apprenticeship.
Will employers just use me for the jobs they do not want to do?
No, you may start your apprenticeship completing basic tasks, but the whole point of your apprenticeship is to develop into a well-rounded member of staff. We will meet with your employer every eight weeks to make sure that they are supporting your development.
Will I earn less money doing an apprenticeship rather than working full-time?
The apprenticeship national minimum wage is currently £3.90 per hour, however, many employers offer more than this for their positions, as they want to attract high-quality candidates to their company. Every vacancy lists how much the wage is, so be sure to check these carefully to make sure that you are happy with how much the employer is offering.