Supply Chain Warehouse Operative Apprentice W.I.R.S. (W-TON) LTD

This exciting apprenticeship programme is ideal for someone who is looking to begin their journey to becoming a qualified Warehouse Operative. Do you want to develop the potential for a long-term career with an established welding and distribution company within the midlands engineering sector? Apply now. Work activities include taking deliveries, checking for damaged/missing items, storing goods, moving stock by various methods, picking/packing orders.

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Closing date: 28 Jun 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    8:30am - 5:00pm Monday to Friday

    Total hours per week: 37.0

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Jul 2023

  • Date posted

    27 Mar 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Duties include:

  • Taking deliveries
  • Checking for damaged/missing items
  • Storing goods and moving stock
  • Picking/packing orders
  • Loading goods for dispatch
  • Maintaining stock records and documentation cleaning

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

Supply Chain Warehouse Operative Level 2.

On the job training will be provided to meet the L2 Supply Chain Warehouse Operative knowledge and skills requirements.

Functional Skills if required.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Upon successful completion and review - potential transition to full-time role.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Administrative skills, Attention to detail, Communication skills, Initiative, Physical fitness, Presentation skills, Team working


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) Essential

Things to consider

Working with a team of experienced and highly qualified staff, you can develop your skills and qualifications in this important role.

About the employer

WIRS is a leading midlands-based welding distributor that maintains an efficient operation in Staffordshire with a very experienced and highly qualified staff that meet the demands for welding supplies in Stoke, and the wider areas of Staffordshire, Cheshire and Derbyshire.




10 Crabtree Close

Fenton Industrial Estate



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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Supply chain warehouse operative

Level 2 (GCSE)

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