Apprentice Trade Counter Assistant (Runcorn) - Intermediate (Level 2)


Boka Bolt Supplies

Training Provider:

The North Lancs. Training Group

Weekly wage £166.00
40.0 hours per week Monday - Friday, 08:00 - 17:00.
duration: 14 months
start: 1 October 2020
Intermediate (Level 2)
Trade Supplier (apprenticeship standard)
30 September 2020 (application closing date)
Garton Ltd (Boka Bolt Supplies) are looking to recruit an Apprentice Trade Counter Assistant in Runcorn. Duties within the role will include learning & understanding the product range to be able to advise customers effectively, dealing with customers both face-to-face and over the telephone, inputting & processing orders alongside stock control.


An outstanding opportunity to learn all aspects of the business, with progression routes from trade counter leading to a potential sales role within the company.

Duties will include:

  • Learning and understanding the product range in order to advise customers effectively
  • Dealing with customers both face to face and over the phone
  • Inputting/processing orders as necessary
  • Stock control/Organising effective storage of products
  • Dealing with deliveries/dispatch as required
  • Communicating with a variety of internal and external customers
  • Assisting customers in exploring product ranges 
  • Building trust and contribute to working in a team
  • Meeting/exceeding customer expectations to ensure repeat business

Future Prospects

To progress onto full-time employment.

Reality Check

The company may wish to interview applicants before the closing date, resulting in the vacancy being filled before the given date. 

Skills Required

  • Good practical ability
  • A good knowledge of Health & Safety
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Good communication skills

Qualities Required

  • Keen and willing to learn
  • Punctual and reliable
  • Work well as part of a team and on own initiative
  • Organised
  • Attention to detail

Qualifications Required

GCSEs at grades A*-C/9-4 (or equivalent) in maths and English.

Training Provided

Level 2 Trade Supplier apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Level 1/2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)
  • Work-based learning
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