- NAS Reference
- Weekly wage
40.00 per week
- Working Week
Monday - Friday. Day start: 8am. Day end: 4.30pm. Subject to change as dependent on deliveries & shipments.
- Date Posted
- Start Date
- Expected Duration
Now Taking Applications
Supply chain warehouse operative
- Employment Type
Intermediate Level Apprenticeship
Osprey Foods International Ltd
Description of Opportunity
Working with a small warehouse team, we supply several cruise ship operators as well as contracts to supply remote locations, e.g. the Falklands Islands & the British Antarctica Survey Expeditions. Role includes all operational aspects of the warehouse, with food products & drinks coming in from around the world and fulfilling customer orders.
For more information about this vacancy please contact Amy Purkiss
07891 315 956
firstname.lastname@example.org - Nova Training (Ref ID: VAC001789412)
Comfortable with basic IT
Grade 4/C or higher at GCSE (or equivalent) in English and maths preferred but not necessarily essential (Functional Skill Level 2 in English and maths also accepted)
** Please note, those without Grade 4/C or equivalent or Functional Skill Level 2 in English and maths, will be required to undertake English and maths invigilated assessments to determine programme eligibility.
Punctual and reliable
Confident and friendly
Strong work ethic, not only towards the day job, but towards successful completion of the Level 2 Warehousing qualification
Rate of pay:
Please note, that although this vacancy is being advertised at the apprenticeship minimum hourly rate, Osprey are keen to consider paying a higher hourly rate than this, dependent on the age and experience of the successful candidate. Pay will also be reviewed throughout the apprenticeship
Benefits of working for the company:
Osprey Foods is a dynamic business, sourcing food & drinks from around the world on behalf of cruise ship clients, remote island clients & other customers requiring specialist supply chain skills.
Osprey shares the site with its sister business, Sponge, the online cake company, with both businesses sharing fantastic staff facilities on site, with constant supply of cake in the staff kitchen!
As part of this small, close knit warehouse team, you will learn the skills required to be an effective member of the team. You will also work alongside the other teams in the business and gain an understanding of shipping and trading.
Please note that this qualification route includes an End Point Assessment, which will include:
A practical test
A short answer scenario based test
Opportunities to continually develop skills on warehouse side exist, as do wider opportunities on the shipping and trading side.
Osprey Foods is based in Holt, with the site bordering the Holt Country Park. Osprey Foods occupies 50% of the 35,000 site, with Sponge occupying the other half. Osprey employs around 10 people and the Sponge team around 40. Both businesses are growing at a fast pace so new positions are becoming available on a regular basis and where possible our policy is to promote from within the team.