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Fareshare Yorkshire Warehouse Operative Apprentice REF: LS622 - Barnsley (S73 8HA)




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The Role:

If you enjoy physical work and want to be part of a great team, this job is perfect for you. As a Warehouse Operative, you will handle goods and products that come into the warehouse providing support to the 241 charities we support.


Duties Will Include:


  • Taking delivery of goods and supplies 
  • Loading & being a driver's mate on a 3.5-ton van delivering food across Yorkshire 
  • Delivering excellent Customer service 
  • Checking for damaged or missing items 
  • Storing goods 
  • Moving stock around by hand, using lifting gear or a forklift truck 
  • Picking and packing orders  
  • Loading goods for dispatch including delivery using vans 
  • Keeping records of stock 
  • Keeping paperwork up to date 
  • Cleaning work areas


The Person:

To become an apprentice with us you will need to have a good level of fitness, work effectively and efficiently. You'll also need to use IT systems to process paperwork and carry out stock processing.


Skills Required:


  • A good level of fitness
  • Good teamwork skills
  • Ability to work quickly and well
  • Ability to complete paperwork and count stock items
  • Basic computer skills
  • A basic understanding of health and safety regulations
  • Honesty and reliability


The successful candidate will study a Level 2 qualification in Warehousing and Storage This will be aided by an Assessor who will carry out all assessments as work based learning, within the workplace.


Hours and Wage:

30 hours per week

4 or 5 weekdays at either 09:00 to 17:00 or 09:00 to 15:00

£150.00 per week


Progression Opportunities:

Potential for successful candidate to progress to permanent position within company


The Business:

At FareShare, we ?ght food insecurity by tackling food waste issues. We source food that is surplus to requirements - from food retailers and manufacturers - and engage many volunteers to help and redistribute this to local charities and community groups that provide meals to vulnerable people (individuals who are homeless, unemployed, socially isolated, recovering from addictions).


The Source is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.



Vacancy Type: Stockroom/Warehouse
Job Level: Apprentice/Trainee
Town/City: Barnsley
Region: Barnsley
Hours: Full Time
Salary: £150.00 Weekly
Application deadline: 05 July 2019
Start date: 15 July 2019

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