Location: Isleworth, Middlesex

Employer Description: Distributor of mechanical components

Hours of Work: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. with 0.5 hour lunch

Annual Holiday Entitlement: 20 days + statutory days

Pay: £210 per week with a pay review at six months

Job Description:  Working within a small busy team

  • Responsible for checking goods from suppliers to purchase orders
  • Housekeeping of stores area and ensure goods are stored in the correct locations
  • Picking of goods to sales order
  • Packing of sales orders to requirements of customers and couriers
  • Maintaining stock records via company SAGE computer system where you will process and gather all required information
  • Liaising with Purchasing & Sales department
  • Meeting and greeting customers
  • Reference movement of goods
  • Adhering to Health & Safety regulations
  • Keeping the workplace clean, safe, and tidy at all times
  • Lifting weights of up to 30kg

Skills and Abilities Required:

  1. Good communication skills with clear spoken and written English
  2. Good arithmetic skills (adding and subtracting)
  3. To be reasonably fit and health
  4. Able to follow instructions, procedures & work to strict specifications
  5. Knowledge of customer care, able to deal professionally with visitors
  6. Able to work flexibly within a team, asking for and giving support as needed
  7. Able to understand the importance of being punctual and the impact absence has on team effectiveness
  8. Good I.T. skills able to operate computer aided machinery


  • Anyone aged 16 and over may apply for this apprenticeship
  • GCSE passes in maths and English are desirable but not essential requirements
  • Applicants must reasonably be able to travel to work within a maximum of 1 hour

Apprenticeship Information:

  • Intermediate Apprenticeship Framework in Business Administration or Customer Service
  • Functional Skills in maths, English and ICT at Level 1 (if required)
  • Level 2 BIIAB Diploma in Business Administration or Customer Service
  • Minimum duration: 12 Months
  • A minimum of 1 day per week will be allocated for training purposes

About FDB Panel Fittings

FDB provide probably the UK’s largest range of locks, hinges, handles and accessories for virtually all industrial applications.