Job overview

The modern apprentice will be part of the Supply Chain team, learning and understanding the processes within that function and contributing to developing Symbiosis’ mutually beneficial relationships by:

Supporting the shipping of in process samples and finished products to test laboratories and clinics worldwide.

Supporting the creation of shipping documentation including customs, client, and regulatory documents, tracking shipment requests

Receipting deliveries, purchase orders, and labels; pulling inventory from stock; performing inventory control, tracking shipment requests, and ensure customer requirements are met in a timely manner.

Supporting the manufacturing schedule through issuing materials and components to pick lists in a timely manner

Timeously actioning of goods receipting processes of deliveries into warehouse, including checking all documentation

What will I learn?

Operational Quality Assurance

Adherence to all quality systems and supporting processes

Shipping and warehouse functions within Supply Chain.

Continuous improvement projects to enhance processes as part of the wider Supply Chain Strategy

Completion of SVQ modules

Working to and complying with Symbiosis policies and procedures (SOP’s)

GMP competency-based training and training file are maintained in an inspection ready state

Take steps to avoid quality control issues.

Undertake general house-keeping and maintenance of the facility in an “audit-ready” state at all times

Managing Relationships

Attend, participate and contribute to regular staff meetings, as necessary

Provide regular updates to internal supervisor to ensure that my training is on track and support is requested as required.

Act as an ambassador for the company

What qualification or qualities are required?

Essential Qualification
Educated to a minimum of 5 National 5’s including Mathematics, English and Science

Desirable Skills
Educated to Higher level in Mathematics and Science

Essential Skills
Effective communication skills
Flexible and adaptive team player
Computer skills

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