Howdens

Apprentice Warehouse Operative - Intermediate (Level 2)

Howdens (Employer)

Didac Limited (Training Provider)

Annual wage £15,000.00
40.0 hours per week Monday to Friday 8am - 5pm
15 months (duration)
4 November 2021(start date)
Supply chain warehouse operative (apprenticeship standard)
28 October 2021 (application closing date)
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Job Description

Are you looking for a new challenge where you can earn while you learn? At Howdens we operate an ‘in stock’ business through all our depots. Our Apprentice Warehouse Person will learn to become responsible for effective stock maintenance, compliance with strict health and safety regulations and high standards of customer services

Responsibilities

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 Required

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Team working, Initiative, Physical fitness

Qualifications Required

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4 or D) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4 or D) Desired
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