Howarth Timber & Building Supplies

Apprentice Plumbing and Heating Trade Shop Assistant


Howarth Timber & Building Supplies

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Weekly wage £187.50
37.5 hours per week Monday - Thursday: 8:00am - 4:30pm, Friday: 8:00am - 2:00pm, 30 minutes lunch
duration: 13 months
start: 16 November 2019
Intermediate(level 2)
Warehousing and Storage (apprenticeship standard)
9 November 2019 (application closing date)
Apprentice Plumbing and Heating Trade Shop Assistant based in Rochdale. This is a great opportunity to work within a great company.


  • Carrying out duties in the warehouse and trade counter
  • Serving the trade and public and understanding the needs of the customers
  • Gaining the product knowledge of Plumbing and Heating products to provide the appropriate support to customers
  • Good communication skills will be essential to meet the needs of customers

Future Prospects

  • Progression into full time employment

Reality Check

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Skills Required

  • Must have good practical ability and a good knowledge of Health & Safety

Qualities Required

  • Keen and willing to learn
  • Punctual and reliable
  • Motivated and committed in wanting to learn all aspects of good customer service in the Plumbing supplies department of the business
  • Good communication skills
  • Numerate and literate

Qualifications Required

  • No formal qualifications required

Training Provided

Training to follow the Level 2 Warehousing and Storage Apprenticeship Framework

  • Training to be provided - Intermediate level 2 Apprenticeship in Warehouse and Logistics, including NVQ and functional skills maths and English. Work based learning.