What does this career do?
Workers in this unit group supply berthed ships with water, oil and petroleum, load and unload cargo from ships, boats and barges, convey household and office furniture, goods, equipment or other items in or near warehouses, depots, slaughterhouses, etc., prepare requisitions or despatch documents of stocks held, accompany drivers of road vehicles, and perform other elementary goods handling and storage related tasks.
What are the entry requirements?
Level 1 NVQ; GCSE at grades D-G
How well does it pay?
Normal pay is around £20,738 per year. That is about £1,728 per month, or £10 per hour.
New workers generally start around £17,860 per year.
Highly experienced workers can earn as much as £29,441 per year.