Apprentice Warehouse Operatives MJ Allen National Auto Parts Ltd

The purpose of this role is to acquire comprehensive knowledge of all aspects of the Stores and Distribution Department at National Auto Parts. You will gain hands-on experience in all areas of the business including: Quality and Technical, Buying, Administration, IT Building & Equipment Maintenance.

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Closing date: 31 May 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Mon- Fri 8:30am - 5.00pm

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Jun 2023

  • Date posted

    09 Nov 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?


  • Ensure that customer instructions on the picking lists are followed at all times
  • Responsible for the picking and packing of stock for customer orders in time for despatch
  • Responsible for the storage and stock control of finished stock
  • Preparation and despatch of customer orders and ensuring special instructions are adhered to at all times
  • Communicate with other departments including Goods Inwards for the supply of packaging and goods
  • Work to agreed weekly Training Schedule
  • Work to Agreed daily output targets
  • Responsible for getting work checked at each stage of the cycle
  • Responsible for the maintenance of the equipment used
    Ensure that wastage is minimised
  • Help develop and improve the efficiency of the department
  • Ensure that all quality checks are completed accurately prior to the product leaving the section

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

Supply Chain Warehouse Operative Apprenticeship Standard level 2
Functional Skills - maths & English to Level 2 (if necessary)

All training will be completed in the workplace with a mixture of face-to-face training and remote

Training will be delivered in regular sessions, with off-the-job training time set aside each week

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Permanent post with National Auto Parts or continue onto another apprenticeship.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Organisation skills, Team working, Initiative, Equipment Maintenance


GCSE or equivalent IT (Grade 1 or above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 1 or above) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 1 or above) Desired

Things to consider

Please ensure you are able to get to work every day You must have a desire to learn about all aspects of the business, as you may be asked to work in different departments.

About the employer

National Auto Parts National has been reliably serving the Independent Aftermarket in the UK and throughout Europe as a manufacturer and distributor for over 30 years. We specialise in clutch and brake components for passenger cars and light commercial vehicles. Specifically - brake discs, brake drums, brake pads, clutch kits and conventional solid flywheel replacement kits for dual mass flywheel applications.


MJ Allen National Auto Parts Ltd


Wimsey Way



DE55 4LS

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Training provider



Ean Faragher

01782 572777

Apprenticeship standard

Supply chain warehouse operative

Level 2 (GCSE)

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