Stores Assistant Apprentice

  • Company: PalmerSport Limited
  • Location: Bedford, MK44 2YP
  • Type: Apprenticeship
  • Salary: £15,470.00 per year
  • Sector: Business Services
  • Ref: VAC-12570
  • Application Deadline Date: 28/08/2022
  • Start Date: 05/09/2022
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Working Week: Monday - Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm - Occasional weekends

Brief Description

How would you like to join PalmerSport? They are looking for a Stores Assistant Apprentice to join their busy stores and parts department to help with their large fleet of Tatuus single seater race cars.
PalmerSport continues to retain its reputation as the world’s greatest driving event: a motorsport experience like no other.

Qualifications Required

To be considered for this role you will ideally need to have GCSE grades 9-3 (A*- D) in English and maths or the ability to work towards Level 2 Functional Skills during the programme.

If you don't meet the entry requirements for this vacancy but are still interested in an apprenticeship, please contact our dedicated Apprenticeship Recruitment Team who can discuss this with you further - jcarter@bedford.ac.uk or 07887 787813

Personal Qualities

Team Player and have an interest in motorsport
Ability to work under your own initiative
Ability to work in a fast paced environment
And a get up and go attitude

Skills Required

Knowledge of Racecar components is desired
Knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Microsoft systems

Future Prospects

On successful completion of your apprenticeship you can work up to a lead role within the business.

Vacancy Detail

PalmerSport are the leading operator of prestige corporate motorsport events, owning and operating the Bedford Autodrome circuit complex.

This new and exciting position requires an individual who ideally has sound knowledge of automotive and mechanical components, ideally with race car parts knowledge and who has the enthusiasm and flexibility to meet the varied and changing requirements of the role. This will include attendance at the race championship weekends.

The successful candidate will be working as part of the warehousing team to keep the warehouse stocked with components for the championships and placing orders for parts and keeping track of invoices and expected delivery times. You will be supplying parts on race weekends and logging all deliveries and also checking stock levels on a stock management system.






Other Information

Core working hours are 8.30 - 18.00 in the week but hours are driven by business needs. You must be flexible and able to work some weekends and Bank Holidays, especially during the busiest time of year (typically March to October) along with early starts and late finishes where necessary at for events.

In addition to supporting the race series on 8 to 10 weekends per year, PalmerSport driving events take place at Bedford Autodrome, so part of your time will be allocated to supporting the PalmerSport workshop team with parts supply when needed.

Ready to start your adventure?