Apprentice Warehouse Operative x2

In Training
11 Jan 2018
11 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Apprentice Warehouse Operative - APPRENTICE APPLICANTS ONLY - UK/EU only
Location - Radar Road, Leicester, LE3 1TL
MDA (Part of Bunzl) are the UK's leading Marketing Services provider, with innovation at heart. For over 30 years we’ve provided best-in-class Marketing Services and POS Fulfilment solutions to the world’s biggest brands, including Nestle, Diageo, Heineken, Morrison’s, and Coca-Cola.
Weekly wage
  • £148.00 - £160.00

Working week
  • Rotating shifts between 6am and 10pm. Shifts TBC.

Total hours per week

  • 40.00

Apprenticeship duration

  • 12 months

Apprenticeship level
  • Intermediate Level Apprenticeship
Main duties:
  • To receive all MDA stock, returns and process accurately back to stock.
  • Picking and packing of orders.
  • Pick orders from locations on the picking list.
  • Pack orders with products listed on sales order list.
  • Process waste into appropriate waste categories for collection by our environmental partner.
  • Use handheld RF scanners and PC applications to conduct duties (Training provided)
  • Accurately despatch parcels.
  • Communicate any challenges or issues to department Team Leader or Section Manager.
  • Maintain a safe working environment, observing health and safety procedures at all times. Ensure that the work area is kept clean and free from hazards and waste at all times.
  • Undertake other duties as required in order to support the business in achieving excellence for all customers.

Critical Skills

  • Ability to carry out duties accurately.
  • Ability to follow verbal instruction or written process.
  • Work effectively within a team to achieve the daily picking and packing of orders.
  • Able to pack orders in a cost effective way.
  • Basic computer skills.
  • High energy levels.
  • Understanding of basic Health and safety requirements and carryout out duties in accordance.
Personal qualities

A hardworking individual who thrives in achieving their daily challenges, with a ‘can do’ attitude. A trustworthy and reliable individual, who can follow procedures to achieve their daily tasks.

Qualifications required

Maths and English grade minimum D (GCSE) or equivalent

Training provided
  • Level 2 Warehousing Qualification
  • On the job training
  • Monthly visits from your tutor
Things to consider
Wage -
  • Pay & Bonus - £3.70 per hour for the first two months.
  • £3.80 per hour after two months
  • £4.00 per hour after 6 months.
  • £125 per quarter attendance bonus * conditions apply
  • £250 retention bonus if still in employment at 6 months *conditions apply Other Benefits -
  • Employment at normal rates of pay after 12 months * subject to availability
  • 33 days holiday (including bank holidays)
  • Access to Bunzl Discounts • £1,000 in vouchers for MDA’s apprentice of the year 2017
  • Eligible to be nominated for a Gold Standard Award & Social events, mda

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