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Apprentice Warehouse Operative WAYFAIR (UK) LTD

At Wayfair we are offering a Level 2 Apprenticeship program that gives you the knowledge and experience you need to start a career working in Supply Chain & Logistics. Some of your duties will be packing and picking goods with other team members.

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Closing date: 15 Feb 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    You will work 6.00am - 4.00pm over 4 days on and 4 days off. This shift pattern has several benefits as the employee can have extended weekends, if the shift off falls on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    20 Feb 2023

  • Date posted

    12 Jan 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    8 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

During the Apprenticeship, you will move through rotations around our Warehouse and Home Delivery Operations, learning about the different roles and functions of Wayfair's Supply Chain. You will gain practical, Direct experience.

Some of the duties will be the following:

  • Packing goods
  • Picking goods for customer orders 
  • Using machinery once trained to do so, always following strict Health and Safety guidance
  • Assisting other team members
  • Communicating with customers 

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

  • Smart Training will provide a nationally recognised apprenticeship which is the Level 2 Supply Chain Operator
  • This is delivered virtually and, in the workplace

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

On completion of the apprenticeship there are plenty of opportunities to progress into after a satisfactory period. We will provide you with full support throughout, and help you find the career path that suits you best, within the business.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Customer care skills, Logical, Team working, Physical fitness


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade C/4 or above) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade C/4 or above) Desired

Things to consider

You will be required to start at 6 am so please check the transport links to the site before applying for the role.

About the employer

We are a national global organisation who one of the worlds largest online Home Furnishings Distribution Retail Organisations. We give and deliver great Customer Service Globally and offer great opportunities for the right people to progress their careers within our global organisation. Benefits will include access to: LifeWorks Global Wellbeing Platform, LinkedIn Learning, Careers Hub - to allow career progression Free parking on site Shuttle bus available




Unit G

Argosy Way, Magna Park


LE17 4GG

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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Supply chain operator

Level 2 (GCSE)

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