B11 2PJ

Weekly Pay

Apprenticeship Duration
12 Months

Closing Date
28th February 2018

Warehouse Apprentice

Brief overview of the role

This is a very good opportunity to join a rapidly growing business working within their busy warehousing department. The company offer very realistic career paths for the right candidates.

Apprenticeship summary

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm

Vacancy description

To ensure that all orders are packed to customer specification, in a timely manner, correct to pick sheets and that the product picked is of the highest quality.  All relevant picking methods should be followed at all times (labelling; decant etc)


Key Activities & Responsibilities:

•Ensure that orders are picked accurately and to the highest quality from individual pallet labels or pick sheets as provided by the relevant team leader/supervisor

•Ensure that orders are picked/packed to individual customer specification

•To ensure accurate order assembly

•To visually quality check all products picked.  If in doubt about quality refer to a quality controller or your line manager

•To ensure that when complete, all orders you assemble are checked off  by a recognised checker

•Ensure accurate labelling of product and shrink wrapping of finished orders pallets

•General housekeeping duties as required and recognition and understanding of ‘work tidy’ policies that are in place

•Correct care and safe use of all company equipment including FLT, pallet trucks (if authorised and trained to use the appropriate equipment)

•To work in a team-based environment where all managers/employees work together for the good of the business

•Ensure you adhere to all relevant legislation (H&S, Hygiene, BRC, etc) and that any violations are reported to your line manager/supervisor

•Maintain and contribute to a working knowledge of policies and regulations

•Specific projects/other duties or activities as directed by your line manager

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills
  • I.T word and excell
  • Very good attention to detail

Personal qualities

• Good time keeping

• Enthusiastic

• Self management

• Effective participation

• Attention to detail

• Flexible attitude

Qualifications required

(Some employers may ask for certain qualifications to be held. However most companies don’t require anything)


Ideally English and Mathematics GCSE at grade A-C or Level 2 equivalent however all shortlisted applicants will be invited to the training centre to participate in a recruitment event where Literacy and Numeracy will be assessed.

Future prospects

Outstanding prospects for a genuine career with Janitorial Direct, if the candidate works hard and proves to be an asset to the company there is every possibility to progress to a full time position

Things to consider

This is a very fast paced Environment

About the employer


Coleridge UK Ltd

Training to be provided

At the end of your training you will have completed a level 2 Apprenticeship in Warehousing and storage. You will achieve this by attending a combination of classroom taught modules and on the job training.

You will complete a BTEC in Warehousing and storage to gain the knowledge to perform effectively in your job role. Within the workplace you will demonstrate your competence through the performance of tasks.

Learners are required to take mandatory units which cover aspects of working and communicating in a Warehouse environment. Learners then have the choice of option units covering different functional areas such as pick goods in logistics operations, process orders for customers, keeping work areas clean. There is a wide range of option units allowing learners to choose units to meet the needs in their own work role.


Functional Skills English and Maths Level 1 may also be undertaken if required, for learners to have the opportunity to improve Literacy and Numeracy skills.

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