Warehouse and Logistics Apprentice HIREMAN (LONDON) LIMITED(THE)

To be part of a company with a fun and engaging culture, to become part of The Hireman family. You will receive full practical training, be involved in organising the storage and distribution of tools and equipment. Working in our Warehouse, you will work with all areas of the business & gain real insight into the running & workings of our Company.

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Closing date: 13 May 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday, 7.30am to 4.00pm.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    20 May 2024

  • Date posted

    20 Mar 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

You will work in a small team and the key responsibilities you will learn and then deliver will include the following:

  • Safely and efficiently move, load and unload items into and from vehicles, buildings, containers, lift vans, crates and/or boxes; using appropriate machinery where necessary
  • Accurately pick equipment ready for delivery
  • Check van paperwork and stock when leaving or returning to the depot
  • Ensure warehouse is organised, kept clean and tidy with all stock in allocated locations
  • Check that equipment is clean, in good order and for damaged or missing items as appropriate
  • Ensure branding such as paint and stickers are visible, in good condition, accurate and up to date
  • Work in accordance with Health and Safety policy, requirements and safe working practices
  • Maintain depot storage areas, car park, yards and entrance to trade counter
  • Stock control – carry out stock takes, keep accurate records and stock levels and record and monitor stock defects
  • Take ownership for your own performance and training and proactively drive your learning and development
  • Challenge the status quo and champion continuous improvement and change
  • Live The Hireman’s 7 Standards of Service

The training you will be getting

Level 2 Supply Chain Warehouse Operative Apprenticeship Standard.

The apprentice will gain a Level 2 Supply Chain Warehouse Operative qualification which will be delivered by Weir Training Limited.

Functional Skills in English and maths if required.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

We are looking for a candidate who wants to progress in our business so there are real opportunities for the right person upon successful completion of the Apprenticeship.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Team working, Initiative


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

Things to consider

Please ensure you give as much detail as possible with your application and check your commute time/method. The role is depot based.

About the employer

Established in 1985, The Hireman is a growing family business that provides tool and equipment services to professional contractors working in London and the Home Counties. We’re successful because we go out of our way to help our customers, we value our people, and we give them opportunities for training and career advancement.




Unit 4

Mitcham House

681 Mitcham Road


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Training provider


Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience


Weir Training Ltd



Apprenticeship standard

Supply chain warehouse operative

Level 2 (GCSE)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications

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