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Warehouse Operative Apprentice R H CLAYDON LTD

R.H. Claydon Limited are looking to recruit an Apprentice Warehouse Operative to assist in a family-owned Tyre wholesaler.

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Closing date: 16 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday - between 6.00am - 6.00pm (Shifts to be confirmed)

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    22 Aug 2022

  • Date posted

    20 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Unloading incoming goods
  • Warehouse stock control
  • Picking goods for distribution by carrier and all relevant paperwork
  • Picking goods for delivery on your own vehicles, working accurately from picking notes
  • Assisting loading our delivery vehiclesContainer orders for export
    Learn to use site records and documentation
    Dealing with stock control
  • Dealing with customer collections
  • Learn all aspects of Health and Safety
  • To be trained to certificate standard to use mechanical handling equipment
  • Learn all aspects and duties of the warehouse

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

  • Supply Chain Warehouse Operative Level 2 Standard
  • End Point Assessment
  • Level 2 Functional Skills in Maths & English if required

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • After successful completion of the apprenticeship a permanent position could be available to the right candidate at a salary in line with the company's full time warehouse operatives. There are good prospects for a genuine career within RH Claydon Ltd if the candidate works hard and proves to be an asset to the company - there is every possibility to progress to Warehouse Management.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Team working, Enthusiastic, Literate and numerate, Develop product knowledge, Willing to learn and progress, Good Timekeeping, Ability to work independently, Ability to meet deadlines, Ability to communicate, Pay attention to detail, Ability to be a team leader, Willing to learn, Keen and hard working, Exceptional time keeping, Confident, Polite & Courteous, Friendly


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade A - C / 9 - 4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade A - C / 9 - 4) Desired

Things to consider

Desired for you to have your own transport to site as the location is remote and there is no bus service. Tyres are dirty and heavy. Warehouse can be cold.

About the employer

Tyre Wholesaler has been established 65 years. Our philosophy at R H Claydon is simple. We are your partner and not your competitor. It is in line with this customer driven ethos that the company continues to grow its market share offering reliable and efficient service to satisfy your tyre needs. Founded by Roy Claydon in 1953, RH Claydon has been providing a nationwide service as a specialist tyre wholesaler for over 60 years. Originally a local garage and petrol station, the business quickly diversified to become a major player in the wholesale tyre market.







IP28 6RZ

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Training provider



Tracey Chaplin

07580 997408

Apprenticeship standard

Supply chain warehouse operative

Level 2 (GCSE)

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