Location: Livingston Job Type: Apprenticeship What you need to know: Full-time Founded in 1990, Forster Group has become one of Scotland’s leading provider of products and services within Construction, House Building and Renewable Energy.
Forster Roofing is one of the largest roofing contractors covering one in five of Scotland’s new build homes. We operate a small distribution centre from our warehouse in Livingston. The distribution involves roofing products which are picked/packed and sent out to sites.
We are expanding the products we stock and send direct to our sites and are looking to employ a trainee who can assist with all the manual warehouse activities. This traineeship will include a variety of training and qualification opportunities, which may include but not limited to an SVQ Warehouse Storage & Distribution, First Aid, Health & Safety and Forklift.
You will support the team to:
Picking and packing internal orders
Checking and wrapping orders for dispatch
Booking in and out products, materials, plant and equipment
Maintaining and cleaning fleet of vehicles
Manually handling large quantities of materials
Maintaining a safe and organised warehouse and yard
In this role you will be working in the warehouse dealing with all the practical duties, for example picking and wrapping pallets. It is a varied role and will suit someone with a very hands on practical approach but also who enjoys a challenge and solving problems.
Good literacy and numeracy skills
Attention to detail
The ability to understand and follow instructions
Works well in a team and on own initiative
Terms and Conditions
National Minimum Wage
Continual Professional Development (SVQ or equivalent)
41 ½ hours per week (Monday – Thursday 7.30am – 5pm, Friday 4pm finish)