Warehouse Assistant Apprentice - Intermediate (Level 2)

Dfs (Employer)

Lifetime Training Group (Training Provider)

Weekly wage £234.00
39.0 hours per week 39 hours per week, shift work including weekends and evenings. Shifts TBD.
15 months (duration)
14 October 2021(start date)
Supply chain warehouse operative (apprenticeship standard)
2 positions available
7 October 2021 (application closing date)
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Job Description

Do you fancy kick starting a career in Supply Chain? DFS are now seeking Warehouse Assistant Apprentices to join the team!


You don’t need any experience as we can teach you everything. This is an exciting opportunity to join a thriving business. We are passionate about developing and growing our own talent to have a long and successful career with us.

As a Warehouse apprentice in Manufacturing you will work in the warehouse unloading frames and materials that have been delivered to the factory. You will also wrap our sofas and load them onto our delivery vans to be transported to our stores for display or to our Distribution centres for delivery to our customer’s home.

The role will require manual handling and prolonged standing.   

Responsibilities include: 

  • Ensure safe handling and care of our customers’ orders
  • Ensure all orders are loaded safely on the vans in load order
  • Ensure all loads are completed and any missing orders are found and raised to the Supervisor
  • Ensure all orders are correctly labelled and stores with any ROA’s dealt with in 48 hours
  • Ensure all orders come into the warehouse and go out in a timely manner
  • Carry out Quality checks on the goods coming into the warehouse to ensure they meet our high standards
  • Able to be flexible and help out in other sections within the factory
  • Ensure the Company’s Health and Safety policies are adhered to at all times

To support your development in the role, you’ll complete the Level 2 Supply Chain Warehouse Operative Apprenticeship and Duke of Edinburgh Business Gold Award over 18 months.

Future Prospects

Ongoing training and development.

Reality Check

The vacancy dates are to be used as a guide only. Should the right candidate be found, this vacancy could close early. 

Skills Required

  • Ability to work in a high pressure and high-volume environment
  • Organised and has attention to detail

Qualities Required

  • Highly motivated

Qualifications Required

No qualifications required.

Training Provided

  • Supply Chain Warehouse Operative Level 2 
  • Functional Skills in Maths and English 
  • Duke of Edinburgh Business Gold Award
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