Apprentice Printer and Stock Controller
Reference No: 30416
SJL Print Media Ltd
Gorse Hill
M17 1JX

About this opportunity

SJL Print Media has an exciting opportunity for an apprentice to work in their print labelling production and stock control department. They are looking for an apprentice to work alongside their experienced production staff.

A normal day would include:
• Label printing using label software
• Quality checking and testing products
• Receiving goods
• Checking goods meet the required specification
• Booking in on the computerised system
• Storing correctly
• Repacking for dispatch
• Wrapping and labeling goods
• Preparing for deliveries
• Clearing and tidying the work environment

Fork lift truck training will be provided.

What you could go on to do:
The successful applicant will learn all aspects of the business with possible progression into team leading, sales and quality control roles.
How you will be supported:
Full training and support will be provided by our expert training and assessment staff at The Growth Company.

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:
If you would be catching public transport for this role, visit the Journey Planner on 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

• A minimum of GCSE grade C/4 or equivalent in maths and English

Personal Qualities

• A presentable person with a willingness to learn new skills
• Dependable, good time keeping is essential
• Flexible and positive attitude to personal development
• Hardworking
• Eager to learn
• Motivated self-starter
• Enthusiastic
• Good team player
• Supportive of others


• Good oral and written communication
• Mathematical skills
• Good spelling and grammar
• Creative flair
• Computer skills
• Must be able to understand work instructions
• Attention to detail
• Good practical skills
• Capable of working to deadlines
• Good organisational skills
• Able to use own initiative