Within this specific apprenticeship, you will learn a variety of logistical activities and skills such as:
- Quality inspection of incoming goods and their accompanying documents
- Proper sorting and storage
- Planning of deliveries
- Compilation and packing of deliveries and the preparation of accompanying documents
- Loading of trucks
- Operation of forklift trucks and various industrial trucks
- Load securing
- Processing procedure of returns
- Optimisation of information and material flow
- Inventory controls
- Occupational safety
- Customer orientation
All you need is a secondary school leaving certificate or a qualified secondary modern school leaving certificate, and you are ready to go. In order to determine and evaluate warehouse key figures, basic arithmetic and mathematical principles are a necessary part of your knowledge base. Confidence in spelling, sentence structure and expression in German are important prerequisites for filling out freight, shipping and warehouse documents. A basic understanding of the English language is a desirable trait for communication with foreign suppliers and truck drivers. Computer skills are also important for the safe handling of data processing equipment.
The training period lasts for three years.
Only together can we master the challenges we face every day: team spirit and open communication are important to us! A sense of responsibility is required, for example, when hazardous substances have to be stored according to regulations in order not to harm people and the environment. Driving forklift trucks, cranes or lifting platforms and operating conveyor and sorting systems requires caution. Care is required when assembling deliveries for dispatch and when storing and packing the goods.
You secure our logistics process with your skills and your daily personal commitment. Further qualifications pave the way for your future professional development.