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Workshop and Warehouse Technician Apprentice Sunrise Tools

Does stock control, assembly of products, order fulfilment and general workshop activities cover some of your interests? This position includes all of these and more.

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Closing date: 30 May 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    08.15 to 5.00 pm, Monday to Friday 45 mins daily breaks

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Jun 2022

  • Date posted

    22 Jan 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

  • Managing the receipt and storage of stock
  • Assembling products and orders
  • Packing and despatch of goods
  • Repair and refurbishment of customer equipment
  • Product enhancement and development
  • Day-to-day maintenance of the warehouse

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

Attitude and enthusiasm will be as important as formal qualifications although we will check candidates have suitable numeracy and literacy skills, along with:

  • Interest in technical subjects, in particular mechanical or electro-mechanical
  • Demonstrable hands-on skills
  • Competence with computer applications

Personal qualities

  • Confident verbal communications
  • Presentable appearance
  • Dependable and punctual
  • Outgoing and sociable

Desired qualifications

  • A minimum of Maths and English GCSE grade 4/C or equivalent or the ability to study towards a Level 2 functional skill based on the ability to achieve the assessment.

Future prospects

As a small team, we need a colleague who is willing to turn their hand without hesitation to any task the business requires. The successful candidate will be given the opportunity to:

  • Communicate with suppliers, customers, resellers and distributors in the UK and beyond
  • Contribute ideas and assist with product development
  • Develop their skills and knowledge in line with the company’s needs

Things to consider

You will be required to attend a fortnightly workshop at Totton College.

About the employer

Sunrise Tools & Equipment is a long-established business offering a range of specialist products (own-manufactured and bought-in) for the Construction, Utilities and Service trades. Customers range from multi-nationals to sole traders, with products supplied internationally to end-users and through distributors. Turnover was excess of £650,000 in the last accounting year and all indications are the company will continue to grow strongly. You will find more information about the company and our products at 


Sunrise Tools


Unit 37

Romsey Industrial Estate, Greatbridge Road


SO51 0HR

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Totton College


Pamela Broad 07971264738

  • Supply Chain Warehouse Operative, Level 2
  • Level 2 Functional Skills in English and Maths (if required)
  • On-the-job training in all aspects of the company activity, with support from visiting qualified assessor
  • A fortnightly (1 day) workshop at Totton College

Apprenticeship standard

Supply chain warehouse operative

Level 2 (GCSE)

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