Apprentice Warehouse Person

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 591681591-2
  • Date Posted: 13 May 2022
  • Apprentice Employer: Howdens Joinery
  • Location: Birmingham
  • Apprentice Pay: On Application
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Administration, Cyber Security, Health and Safety, Project Management
  • Apprenticeship Type: Permanent

About this Apprenticeship

Are you looking for a new challenge where you can earn while you learn? Do you want to be part of an incredible team working towards a common goal, providing excellent service to our customers?

At Howdens we invest in our people and provide thorough on the job training and excellent career progression opportunities. We have been awarded a place in the top 25 Best Big Companies to Work for in recognition of excellence in the workplace.

We are proud of our substantial growth and remain committed to success through the expansion of our local depot network. Despite its scale, Howdens remains a local business with traditional values and we are seeking talented people to help us continue to grow our business.

Summary of the Role

At Howdens we operate an 'in stock' business through all our depots. Our Warehouse Person is responsible for effective stock maintenance, compliance with strict health and safety regulations and high standards of customer services

The Rol

As an Apprentice Warehouse Person you will learn to:

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.
The Person

Excellent attention to detail
Ability to work using own initiative
Good communication skills
Planning and organising skills
Ability to prioritise own workload
A desire for continuous personal and professional development
The Apprenticeship

Warehousing and Storage Level 2 - Intermediate Apprenticeship
Training provided by in house Learning & Development Team
Support from external training provider
13 Month programme
WEST assessment must be completed prior to sign-up
In return for your hard work and commitment you will be rewarded with some great benefits, which include:

£15,000 salary
Generous Pension Scheme
Paid holiday entitlement
Team incentives and outings
Staff discount on Howdens products
Why work for us?

Howdens Joinery, a trade only business with over 780 depots, has built a reputation that builders can trust through offering best local price and providing product from local stock. Our unbeatable service