Warehouse Apprentice in Yeovil BA21
We are a rapidly growing company that is continually developing. Ransom Spares is a family company, based in Yeovil, Somerset. We sell spare parts for the home and garden. We promote a 'make & mend' culture instead of a 'throwaway society'.
We are based in beautiful Somerset surrounded by wonderful country side, and just a stone’s throw away from the seaside.. This makes our amazing team happy and cheerful.
We want someone who is...Hobbyist, someone that self teaches and builds their understanding in their chosen subject Thrives in a hands on environment Able to work well as part of a team as well as on their own Can give examples of their strengths and knowledge Self-starter Able to follow instructions and complete tasks
You will be part of a small but busy warehouse and logistics team to ensure that our customers’ requirements are met in a timely and efficient manner.
Main duties includePrinting Orders Picking and Packing Orders Stock Control Dealing with customer enquiries
We receive many emails and telephone calls daily including order related queries and giving customer advice. These must be answered promptly and efficiently.
We have a member of staff who completed the Business Administration Apprenticeship 3 years ago. At the end of their apprenticeship, they were given a permanent full time job and they are now a key member of our team. With the right attitude and commitment there is no reason why this couldn’t be you!
Start with a 13- 15 months Business Admin apprenticeship consisting of high quality classroom training with on the job experience.
Responsibilities and dutiesReporting to the Manager You must be dynamic, organized and able to work under your own initiative There is a lot of multi-tasking within this role and will provide extensive experience in many different areas of the business The apprentice will be a dedicated and focused individuals to be fully committed to their learning You will be working on potentially tight time scales and may be required to travel as part of your role Gain a Business Level 3 City & Guilds Diploma in Business & Administration ,Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Your commitment to fulfilling all orders and processing accurately will play a significant part in the way you succeed in the job You will be picking, processing, packing and shipping orders. This needs to be completed accurately and efficiently You will need to maintain accurate records, reports and quality checks Communicate with the carriers when necessary
Desired skills/experienceFriendly and helpful to customers Are able to work under your own initiative Are able to concentrate and focus Have fast and reliable data entry skills Have a positive attitude Have good numeracy and literacy Excellent verbal and written communications skills Good it skills (MS office platform) Must be able to work as a team Organized Ability to work under pressure Are physically able to lift boxes
3 x GCSE (or equivalent) at grades A-C in any subject, plus GCSE English and Maths (or equivalents) at grade D or above
Monday to Friday,
37.5hrs per week
£200 per week
Future prospects/ Benefits
At the end of their apprenticeship, you’ll be given a permanent full time job.
“QA’s Apprenticeship programmes may be funded in part by the European Union through the European Social Fund, which supports the development of employment opportunities and a skilled workforce.”