Apprenticeship as a forwarding and logistics services clerk (m/f/x)

Location: Haren
Working Hours: Apprenticeship


1,100 employees in 21 locations around the world with a fleet of 50,000+ circulating containers. Since ELA’s establishment in 1972, our business has continuously been expanding, we are specialists in mobile room solutions. Our family-run company based in Haren (Ems), Germany, is growing at a fast pace and we are actively looking for qualified and dedicated team players to join us locally, internationally and beyond.

You‘re a person with your individual profile, qualifications, talents and wishes. But we are not like any other company. We offer exciting jobs, opportunities for your further development and an easy going working atmosphere. Interested? Then we should get to know each other better.

Your responsibilities

Freight forwarding and logistics services clerks organise the dispatch, handling and storage of goods and take care of the sale of transport and logistics services. Customer care and advice as well as price calculation, preparing offers and contracts are also part of the tasks of freight forwarding and logistics services clerks. Once an order has been placed, they commission the transport, prepare freight and customs documents and monitor the processing of the order.

Your skills

  • Secondary school leaving certificate or university entrance qualification
  • Aptitude for mathematics, German and English
  • Economic thinking and careful work
  • Good communication and organisational skills
  • Good verbal and written communication skills

What you can expect from us

  • We organize an extensive induction program for you, so that you get to know the entire company, all your colleagues and our products.
  • Our more than 20 trainees and dual students who are already employed will make it easier for you to start your career and will be on hand at all times to answer any questions you may have.
  • We work in our production halls in a single shift system
  • To keep you fit and healthy, we regularly offer you various health activities and massage appointments.
  • You also have access to our company gym and benefit from our cooperation with the company fitness provider qualitrain - train in up to 4,500 facilities across Germany
  • At ELA, you can also look forward to a varied job in a global company, an uncomplicated atmosphere and a wide range of opportunities to contribute your own ideas.

Information on the application process

You can apply for the apprenticeship or dual study programme at ELA from August 2023 within two different application periods:

First application period: 01.06.2022 - 15.08.2022

 

  • If you apply for an apprenticeship or dual study programme with us by 15 August 2022, you will receive an email from us in calendar week 33 (mid-August) informing you whether we will invite you to a first personal meeting.

 

  • The interviews will probably take place in calendar weeks 34 and 35 in the form of group interviews at our head office in Haren (Ems). We will of course carefully monitor the Covid 19 situation prevailing at the time and will resort to video calls at short notice if necessary. During the personal interview, you will also receive more detailed information about the further application process from us.

 

Second application period: 16.08.2022 to 31.10.2022

 

  • If you apply for an apprenticeship or dual study programme with us by 31 October 2022, you will receive an email from us in calendar week 44 (beginning of November) informing you whether we will invite you to a first personal meeting.

 

  • The interviews will probably take place in calendar weeks 45 and 46 in the form of group interviews at our head office in Haren (Ems). We will of course carefully monitor the Covid 19 situation prevailing at the time and will resort to video calls at short notice if necessary. During the personal interview, you will also receive more detailed information about the further application process from us.

 

How you can apply

Please send your documents via our career website (www.karriere.container.de/en/) or via email (bewerbung@container.de) including your CV, your essential certificates and qualifications, as well as a few lines about yourself and why we fit. We would then like to meet and have a personal conversation with you. We look forward to hear from you!


Any questions?
Contact us - by email to our training supervisor Carina Gehring (carina.gehring@container.de), by phone/WhatsApp at +49 170 2233938, on Instagram (ela_container) or by video application.

 

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