Apprentice Stores Operative - Level 2 England

Salary
£9.50 - £11.44 Per Hour
Location
England

Apprentice Stores Operative | Hope Cement

Hope Works is the largest Cement Works in the UK and as part of the Stores Team you will also work closely with operational teams and colleagues to ensure that parts and materials are available to support the weekly, monthly and annual maintenance activities.

Following the L2 Supply Chain & Warehouse Operative Apprenticeship you will learn the skills and knowledge needed to ensure that the stores facilities are operated safely and that the inventory is well stored and maintained. You will also help to ensure that Stocks and Materials levels are kept to the correct qualities and specifications and are readily available in time to service the works maintenance requirements that will sustain and improve performance.

Breedon is a home for inquisitive learners. Quarries, cement, and construction are no longer old-fashioned sectors. We’re providing the foundation for our lives, building the places where we live and work, play and in-between.

Interested in…?

  • Being paid to go to earn as you learn
  • Achieving a Level 2 Apprenticeship which will set you up for future
  • Full company funding of any fees for qualifications and training
  • No need to buy your own kit or any work equipment; it’s all on us
  • 37-hour week, with Monday-to-Friday daytime hours
  • A competitive salary significantly higher than the national minimum wage for apprentices
  • Support from a community of apprentices; a collaborative and comprehensive induction
  • A huge variety of potential career progression pathways at a stable, thriving business

As an Apprentice Stores Operative, you’ll support the vital need to uphold quarry and cement site production. You will:

  • Learn about the industrial processes and the aim of our business
  • Operate an engineering stores facility
  • Be trained to operate the machinery required e.g.; counterbalance and side shift forklifts
  • Work with bespoke engineering components and suppliers from all over the world
  • Use a wide variety of our IT systems
  • Learn about goods movements procedures

If you’re one to tiptoe around puddles with trepidation, maybe this role isn’t for you. You won’t be spending every day in a clean, corporate office swivelling on an office chair! If you have a natural affinity with the great outdoors, in all weathers, then now we’re talking!

Do You Offer…?

  • At least five GCSEs, grades 3-9/A-D
  • A demonstrable interest in manufacturing industry – via work experience

In joining us, you won’t be thrown in the deep end or treated like just a number; you’ll work in a close-knit team, with someone always on hand to offer help.

Why Breedon…?

Here’s what one of our existing employees want to tell you…

Lydia, a third-year Apprentice Maintenance Technician based in Hope, Derbyshire:

“From a young age, I helped on my friend’s farm; I’ve always liked practical stuff and being hands-on! I decided to apply to Breedon seeing the opportunities that could be presented to me in the future. As a female working in operations, I’m accepted for me and who I am. If you enjoy practical, hands-on work, and if you want to learn new skills supported by an experienced friendly team, my advice is to give it a go!”

Additional benefits for this role include:

  • Salary - Age 16-20 £9.50 per hour, Age 21+ £11.44 per hour
  • Pension 
  • 25 days annual leave, plus bank holidays on top 
  • Share Saver Scheme 
  • Life Assurance 
  • Access to our employee benefits platform, giving you discounts on a wide variety of high street shops and brands  
  • Broad learning opportunities and career progression pathways. 

We have roles in the following location:

  • England: Hope

The closing date for application to this role is Monday 4th March. However, we encourage you to apply soon to avoid missing out, as we reserve the right to close the role earlier if we receive sufficient applications.

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