Supply chain operator

Supply chain operator

Manage the movement of goods across all sectors and distances for a range of customers

Apprentices undertaking this entry-level apprenticeship will develop the skills and knowledge necessary for managing the movement of goods. As a supply chain operator, you’ll be required to work in shifts and at weekends, and the nature of the roles mean you could also work internationally. As an apprentice focusing on the traffic office, you’ll learn to manage the movement of goods for customers, from the supplier to the final destination, or for onward delivery. Removal operatives will learn the preparation for and performance of packing/unpacking and moving household, office and other furniture, goods and equipment, into or out of new premises, or for storage or preparation for transit. All apprentices will communicate and come into contact with a variety of people and customers, so you’ll be passionate about meeting customers’ expectations.

Duration: 12 months

Relevant school subjects: English, maths and ICT

Entry requirements: Depend on employer, but likely GCSEs or equivalent qualifications or relevant experience

Achievement upon completion: Level 2 (Intermediate)—equivalent to GCSEs

Potential salary upon completion: £21,000 per annum

Find out more: www.apprenticeshipguide.co.uk