About this opportunity
This apprenticeship opportunity offers a person who has an interest in manufacturing to learn about chemicals within the lubricants industry, warehousing and stock control routines in a busy environment.
The overall objective of the role is to gain an in-depth knowledge of the lubricant products and how they are made up to meet the customer’s specification and how they are used in their area of business. Working in a small team, it is very important that you can be flexible, helpful to colleagues and become multi skilled within the business. You will learn about the large range of products and take an interest in how they are used as part of their supply to various industries. Fork lift truck training will be given.
The main duties include:
Learning about the products and services
Blending of oils
Understanding of batch numbers
Quality control checking products meet the required specification
Logging materials in and out using a computerized system
Packing for dispatch
Clearing and tidying of work environment
What you could go on to do:
Learning more about the business, with the potential to develop in a sales role.
How you will be supported:
Full training and support will be provided by our expert training and assessment staff at The Growth Company. Comprehensive product training will be given by the company and you will be trained to a high level of expertise and confidence.
What will happen next:
New applicants to The Growth Company who meet any basic entry requirements of the role will be contacted within two working days to be invited to meet a member of our team. You will then have the opportunity to find out:
• More about this vacancy and any others you are suitable for
• Any training you need to complete
• What the next steps will be
How you could get there:
You must live within 5 miles of the business. If you would be catching public transport for this role, visit the Journey Planner on www.tfgm.com to see how you would get there and how long it would take. We have an initiative through Transport for Greater Manchester that can potentially offer a free refurbished bike and a 28 days bus pass to assist with travel to work for apprentices.
What you should have to apply
Good legible handwriting and numeracy skills
A good standard of GCSE attainment would be desirable
Commitment and a willingness to learn is essential
Must be personable and able to work under instruction and alongside other staff members.
Good interpersonal skills
Dependable, good time keeping
Flexible and positive attitude to personal development
Demonstrate effective team working skills
Need to be able to work well and support others in a small team
Good customer service skills
Able to follow concise instructions
Keen to learn
Able to perform tasks in an accurate manner