Apprentice Warehouse Operative

19000.00 - 21000.00 GBP Annual
Closing date
21 Dec 2021

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Supply Chain & Transport
Role Type
Graduate, Other work and training
Start Date
Our client is one of the UK's leading providers of specialist packing and international shipping to the fine art, antiques and interior design industry, with offices near Heathrow, the Midlands and New York.

They are looking to recruit a Trainee Warehouse Operative to join their growing team in their Langley facility. This role is to support their London warehouse operations, it will be primarily to keep the warehouse clean and tidy, and the yard free of rubbish.

As the role develops the responsibilities will include things such as:

?? Packing and crating for local, domestic and international transport

?? Understanding how to properly wrap, load, span, tie in artworks within a truck/container to keep them safe and stable during transport

?? Inspecting artworks to determine how, where, when, or if to touch them and how to pack for transport

?? Efficiently handling paperwork including bills of lading, labelling, timesheets and detailed condition reports with photos

Key Targets this role will work towards:

?? Thorough understanding of industry standards for handling, packing, transporting and installing high end furniture, art and antiques

?? Ability to efficiently wrap/pack sensitive and valuable furniture, works of art and antiques

?? Have the ability to work comfortably on ladders, scaffolding or mechanized lifts

?? Certified forklift & scissors lift operation

?? Familiar with basic art terminology

Key Attributes Required

* Be physically fit

* Excellent verbal and written communication skills

* Professional appearance and demeanour

* Can do attitude

* Good timekeeping

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: GBP19,000 - GBP21,000.00 per year


* Life insurance

* On-site parking


* 8 hour shift Monday-Friday

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