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Warehouse and Logistics Apprentice The Hire Man

To be part of a company with a fun & engaging culture, to become part of The Hireman family. You will receive full practical training, be involved in organising the storage & distribution of tools & equipment. Working in our Warehouse, you will work with all areas of the business & gain real insight into the running & workings of our Company.

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Closing date: 28 Oct 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday, 7.30am to 4.00pm.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    31 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    02 Mar 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

You will work in a small team and the key responsibilities you will learn and then deliver include the following:

  • Safely and efficiently move, load and unload items into and from vehicles, buildings, containers, lift vans, crates and/or boxes; using appropriate machinery where necessary
  • Accurately pick equipment ready for delivery
  • Check van paperwork and stock when leaving or returning to the depot
  • Ensure warehouse is organised, kept clean and tidy with all stock in allocated locations
  • Check that equipment is clean, in good order and for damaged or missing items as appropriate
  • Ensure branding such as paint and stickers are visible, in good condition, accurate and up to date
  • Work in accordance with Health and Safety policy, requirements and safe working practices
  • Maintain depot storage areas, car park, yards and entrance to trade counter
  • Stock control – carry out stock takes, keep accurate records and stock levels and record and monitor stock defects
  • Take ownership for your own performance and training and proactively drive your learning and development
  • Challenge the status quo and champion continuous improvement and change
  • Live The Hireman’s 7 Standards of Service

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Focused with attention to detail
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to use own initiative, work independently as well as part of a team

Personal qualities

  • Personal commitment
  • Self-motivated and willing to learn
  • Positive, proactive and takes pride in your work
  • Punctual and reliable
  • Willingness to follow instruction and learn new tasks

Desired qualifications

Drivers licence would be advantageous but not essential.

Future prospects

We are looking for a candidate who wants to progress in our business so there is real opportunity potential for the right person upon successful completion of the Apprenticeship.

Things to consider

Please ensure you give as much detail as possible with your application and check your commute time/method.

The role is depot based.

About the employer

Established in 1985, The Hireman is a growing family business that provides tool and equipment services to professional contractors working in London and the Home Counties. We’re successful because we go out of our way to help our customers, we value our people, and we give them opportunities for training and career advancement.


The Hire Man



North Crescent


E16 4TG

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Weir Training Ltd


Kerry Newton 01932 567626

  • Level 2 Supply chain warehouse operative apprenticeship standard

The apprentice will gain a Level 2 Supply Chain Warehouse Operative qualification which will be delivered by Weir Training Limited.

Apprenticeship standard

Supply chain warehouse operative

Level 2 (GCSE)

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