Gaming Warehouse Apprentice
We’ve been giving pro gamers the edge through our amazing gaming peripherals for more than 10 years, and the massive mainstream growth of eSports and competitive video gaming means that getting an advantage over the opposition is now more important than ever before. A Formula 1 driver won’t win many races with a car that’s unreliable or that contains inferior technology; likewise, professional gamers and clans will find it tough to win tournaments without the bulletproof reliability, laser-like accuracy and extreme comfort that professional gaming accessories provide.
A great opportunity has come about for one of the UK’s leading online retailers in the gaming space, so if you like gaming and technology – Lime Pro Gaming is the one for you. Based in Rainham, Kent. We’re currently looking for a Warehouse Operative to join our team to action receiving of goods, picking and packing and dispatching orders. This role includes heavy lifting and manual handling.
Some of the main duties included within the role are: –
- Checking and putting away deliveries, counting goods received.
- Picking and packing customer orders.
- Use of a computer for order processing.
- Loading / unloading deliveries / dispatches.
- General Housekeeping, ensuring the warehouse is kept tidy and organised.
- Carry out duties requested by management team.
- Stock control, maintain accurate counting/checking of stock.
136.50 per week (£3.90 based on a 35 hour week)
Most important is your attitude. The company is looking for an individual who is spot on with every order that goes out and is driven by success.
In return for your hard work and commitment, we offer a competitive salary ranging subject to experience, plus and 20 days’ holiday+ 8 bank holidays days and pension benefit. This role is for full-time work. Please note that we may need to work some weekends due to events, time will be repaid back in lieu.
Future aspects of the role include managing stock for the business, speaking with new suppliers for packaging materials etc, growing a team to organise and fulfil the needs of the business.
Monday to Friday
09:00 to 17:00 plus occasional overtime
- Good organisation and communication skills.
- Good literacy/numeracy and basic ICT skills
• Proactive approach within the warehouse.
• Good organisation and communication skills.
• A positive and enthusiastic attitude to carry out duties requested.
• Flexible approach to working hours and shift patterns.
• This role involves extensive manual handling and physical movement of stock.
GCSE D in Maths and English
On the job training with the employer whilst working towards the Apprenticeship Framework – consisting of the Intermediate NVQ Level, Technical Certificate and Functional Skills if appropriate.
Regular work based assessments/observations carried out by Kent Training & Apprenticeships Tutor Assessor, to determine competency and meet with Awarding Body standards.
As of 1st April 2018, the NMW for Apprentices is £3.70 per hour. This applies to 16 - 18 year old Apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their Apprenticeship. For all other Apprentices the Apprentice National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies.
The wage for Apprentices applies to both time spent on the job plus time spent in training.
The employer has asked that you do not contact them direct. Doing so could jeopardise your application. You will be responsible for your travel expenses to and from your place of work. Therefore, you must have the means to get to your place of work on a daily basis whilst waiting for your first wages to be paid.
KT&A: Kent Training & Apprenticeships are part of Kent County Council and are a leading training organisation with nearly 30 years successful experience. KT&A specialise in high quality work-based training, delivered by qualified staff with personal experience of working in the skill area they teach.