What will the apprentice be doing?
Deal with customers in a courteous, professional, and knowledgeable way.
Maintain general housekeeping duties within the warehouse including stock rotation, cleanliness, tidiness and compliance with Health & Safety guidelines.
Carry out security and compliance checks on all incoming stock and outgoing orders while adhering to stock management guidelines to ensure accuracy.
Carry out daily checks on the forklift truck and other mechanical equipment and report all defects to the Depot Manager.
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
- Supply Chain Warehouse Operative Apprenticehip - Level 2
- Training at your workplace and at the Howdens training centre
- Monthly visits from external training provider
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
There are vast opportunities for progression within a Howdens depot or wider business, including Customer Service, Sales and Management positions
Skills RequiredCommunication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Team working, Initiative, Physical fitness
Qualifications RequiredGCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4 or D) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4 or D) Desired