Apprentice Warehouse Person - Intermediate (Level 2)

Howdens (Employer)

Didac Limited (Training Provider)

Annual wage £15,000.00
40.0 hours per week Days to be confirmed between 8.00am - 5.00pm or 7.30am - 4.30pm.
15 months (duration)
6 June 2022(start date)
Supply chain warehouse operative (apprenticeship standard)
22 May 2022 (application closing date)
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Job Description

As an Apprentice Warehouse person, you will learn how to ensure stock is received, stored, picked, despatched accurately, and meet requirements for health and company policies are adhered to. You will receive full training in Depot and through our in-house Learning and Development team.


While working towards the Level 2 Supply Chain Warehouse Operative Apprenticeship Standard, you will be trained to undertake the following duties:

  • Receiving and unloading deliveries
  • Health and safety
  • Stock checking
  • Security
  • Stock rotation
  • Stock management

Future Prospects

At Howdens there are great opportunities to progress into one of many key Depot roles, including sales and management.

Skills Required

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Organisational skills
  • Good timekeeping skills

Qualities Required

  • Willingness to learn
  • Enthusiastic
  • Attention to detail

Qualifications Required

GCSEs at grades C/4 or above (or equivalent) in English and maths would be ideal, but not essential.

If you do not have these then they will be covered in your training programme as Functional Skills.

Training Provided

Level 2 Supply Chain Warehouse Operative apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Functional Skills in English and maths (if required)

Throughout the programme, you will learn the following:

  • Keeping the warehouse clean and tidy
  • Receiving good in
  • Assembling orders
  • Placing goods into storage
  • Operating forklifts and other plant equipment (with suitable and sufficient training)
  • Moving and handling goods
  • Loading and unloading vehicles
  • Working as part of a team
  • Maintaining quality/quantity of stock
  • Ordering materials
  • Customer service

Training will be provided by Didac in your Depot, and regionally through the Howdens Learning & Development Team

Additional benefits:

  • Training from fully qualified Didac staff
  • Ensure you are working to current legal and good practice requirements
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