Specialists in direct mail and fulfilment

Position:

Print Apprentice – Production Team

Job Role:

As part of The Flow Group’s continual growth, we require a well presented, customer service-oriented Production Print Apprentice. The successful candidate will engage in a variety of manual and non-manual work to support the organisation’s smooth running whilst working towards a Print & Warehousing qualification.

Company Purpose:

The Flow Group’s core purpose is to educate, advise, and provide solutions for new leads and existing customers to build their business as simply as possible.

Core Values:

Every new lead or existing client should come away convinced about our core values:

  1. “This will build my business.”
  2. “This is a no-brainer decision.”
  3. “I was advised and educated, rather than sold to.”

Brand Promise:

Everything we do is to make life simpler, faster and cheaper for our new leads and existing customers.

Your Contribution:

Print is one of the critical services we provide for our clients. Our reputation is based on the quality, reliability, consistency and efficiency of print we provide. Minor mistakes can result in £1,000’s lost money and time and the risk of losing clients. However, providing you are diligent and take pride in your vital role, you will create happy clients who will stay for us for years and provide yourself and your team with job security and growth opportunities.

Apprenticeship Summary:

  • 37.5 hours per week. Monday-Friday
  • Apprenticeship level Intermediate Level Apprenticeship
  • 1 position available
  • The wage will start at £4.15. There will be performance-related increases periodically.

Duties Include:

  • Set up and operate various types of production printers.
  • Maintenance of the Print production machines.
  • Updating stock control systems.
  • Assisting to move the items to appropriate and safe storage areas.
  • Sorting of materials for recycling and disposal.
  • Working in support of Direct Mail
  • Working towards a forklift license
  • General portage duties, including moving items and cleaning duties

This list is not exhaustive. You will also be required to carry out any other reasonable task requested by management to ensure the smooth running of the organisation Requirements and prospects

Desired Skills:

  • Well organised and thorough, even under pressure
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Punctual
  • Conscientious
  • Proactive
  • Willing to learn
  • Good attention to detail
  • Personal qualities
  • Enthusiastic, proactive and self-motivated approach
  • Reliable and conscientious
  • Excellent punctuality and attendance
  • Excellent, effective communication and listening skills
  • Able to cope with the physical demands of the role as it can involve lifting heavyweights

Basic Job Details:

GCSEs (or equivalent)

English – C or above.

Maths – C or above.

IT (desirable)

You will be offered a full-time role once the apprenticeship is finished, providing you hit all the key performance indicators. Further promotions will also be available based on performance.