Warehouse Apprentice

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 591071240-2
  • Date Posted: 13 May 2022
  • Apprentice Employer: Brakes
  • Location: Dundee, Angus
  • Apprentice Pay: On Application
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Transport & Logistics, Health and Safety, Social care
  • Apprenticeship Type: Permanent

About this Apprenticeship

Warehouse Operative Apprentice


£17,000 + unsociable hour payments.

Our Working Week

Any 5 from 7 working either 18:00 to 02:30 or 22:00 to 06:30.

Your local pub, your favourite restaurant, your children's schools all have one thing in common - Brakes. There are a lot of hungry mouths to feed out there so it's a good job our amazing Warehouse Operatives pick over 1.5 million items for our customers and load 2000 Brakes trucks each and every day, proud to play their part in feeding the nation.

You're not ordinary, and neither are our Warehouse Operatives. As our response to Covid-19 proved, Brakes Warehouse Operatives are the best of the best. They pick and load with care, totally dedicated to keeping the nation fed by ensuring the best quality control and highest standards for our customers.

It's a vital role, and it can be hard work, but a Brakes Warehouse Operative makes it look easy!

The Role Includes:

  • Ensuring all goods are picked from dispatched according to the picking procedure
  • Ensure correct labelling of all orders for despatch
  • To replenish the Warehouse as and when required, ensuring stock is always available for picking
  • Ensure all vehicles are loaded correctly and on time
  • Ensure all cages and stillages are secure in accordance with Health & Safety regulations
  • Locate products and rotate stock effectively

Requirements and Prospects

Desired skills

  • Flexibility
  • Hardworking
  • Good communicational skills
  • Team player
  • Manual Handling skills

Things to Consider:

  • Bank holidays are included in the working week
  • This job is physically demanding and involves working within a cold-store and freezer.

Training to be Provided

  • Licences delivered for all types of MHE, Electric pallet trucks, FLT and low level order pickers.
  • Training on voice picking.???????