Kickstart - Kickstart Trainee - Warehouse
Leatherhead, Surrey, England
Permanent (Full time)
To apply for this job, you must be claiming Universal Credit and 16 to 24 years old.
SIG Trading Plc
Our customers and colleagues are at the very heart of what we do. To achieve this we employ exceptional people who are able to demonstrate our leading behaviours – being Bold in what you do, being Flexible and Agile, and always looking to make a Positive Difference.
We are recruiting for a warehouse operative to support our business operations. You will learn the how the warehouse teams support the smooth running of the branch. First and foremost you will be given health and safety training and you will be expected to practice safe working at all times. This will enhance your awareness. You will receive, unload and sign for goods, learning the importance of checking orders carefully and why safe, careful and accurate storage is important. This will develop your ability to consider the ‘bigger picture’. You will also learn what actions to take when an order is incorrect, or when goods are damaged.
You will interact with customers face to face and prepare and load their orders. In doing so, you will improve your customer service skills and communication skill and develop accuracy and product knowledge.
You will learn how to carry out daily checks on mechanical handling equipment, such as forklifts, to ensure they are in a good and safe working order.
You will help keep the warehouse, yard and stock in a clean and tidy condition which will develop your awareness.
You will be working in a busy and varied environment which will enable you to develop your team working and prioritisation skills.
Good data accuracy
Numeracy and basic IT skills
Knowledge of Health and Safety (preferred)
Monday to Friday between 8am and . Actual hours to be agreed with recruiting manager.
ADDITIONAL EMPLOYABILITY SUPPORT
You will receive health and safety training and on the job training for all aspects of your role.
Live sessions for Induction and Culture and Values are run weekly and all new starters are expected to attend. We also produce a weekly calendar of live webinars, which is open to all employees, and covers topics such as product training and mental health awareness training as well as general sales and customer service skills.
Through our training partner, Lifetime Training, you will be allocated a workplace coach and will receive 4 one-to-one training sessions which will cover the following skills:
Preparing for work
Becoming the perfect candidate
Personal performance and development
Once this training is complete, our team of professional recruiters will carry out a mock interview with you and provide you with detailed feedback on your performance.
You will also have access to a dedicated Kickstart portal on our online training system where a range of programmes will be available to support the above topics, plus a number of other skills such as:
Customer service skills