Apprentice Warehouse Operative PAINTMAN PAINT LTD

This is an exciting opportunity to join an award-winning independent family run business as a Warehousing Apprentice. We are looking to recruit a self-motivated, enthusiastic individual with excellent attention to detail and a desire to learn. Duties include picking / packing parcels – mostly Land Rover Panels.

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Closing date: 03 Jun 2024

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

    8.00am – 4.00pm with a one-hour lunch break

    Total hours per week: 35

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    17 Jun 2024

  • Date posted

    03 May 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

To work as part of the Warehouse Team, under the supervision of the Warehouse Supervisor to cover a variety of tasks with accuracy, efficiency and ensuring high-quality receipt, storage, and dispatch of goods.

·        Picking / packing parcels – mostly Land Rover Panels

·        Shredding packaging material

·        Stock control

·        Warehouse maintenance

·        Mixing paint

·        Quality checking

The training you will be getting

The successful candidate will complete a Supply Chain Warehouse Operative Level 2 Apprenticeship standard:

-Level 2 Supply Chain Warehouse Operative Apprenticeship standard

-Functional Skill Level 1 in Maths if required

-Functional Skill Level 1 in English if required

Knowledge-based off the job training will take place during the 15 months of the Apprenticeship.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

If the Apprenticeship is successful there are excellent progression and development opportunities.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

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


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

Things to consider

The ideal candidate will be a clean and tidy worker with good focus and attention to detail. The candidate needs to be happy to work on their feet for this period of time. We are a small business so require an individual who can work well in a team but also effectively on their own with enthusiasm to help the business grow. Absolutely a dog-friendly business, just to bear that in mind.

About the employer

Join Paintman, where we're more than just a paint supplier – we are historians, enthusiasts of heritage and pride ourselves in preserving the classic colour ranges long lost to the archives. Our purpose is clear: to supply quality leading paint. At Paintman, our vision is to establish Paintman as the leading paint supplier to give things a new lease of life.. Whether it's reviving a classic car, restoring a historic building, or rejuvenating agricultural machinery, we're here to help. Our mission is simply to supply quality products, simplify the painting process, provide expert customer service with a supportive workplace culture where creativity flourishes and innovation thrives. As a forward-thinking, modern company, we're not afraid to break the mould. We leverage platforms like TikTok and Instagram to connect with our audience, sharing our passion for paint and heritage restoration in engaging ways. Reaching over 1 million views on multiple social media platforms! Paintman isn't just a business; we're an award-winning, independent, family-run e-commerce enterprise. Specialising in hand-mixed traditional Coach Enamel, we serve a diverse range of industries, from motorbikes to trains. Founded by our director, David Pickles, in 2013, Paintman emerged from a deep-rooted passion for Land Rovers and a vision to supply bespoke heritage paint solutions. What started as a response to the demand for authentic Land Rover restoration paints has blossomed into a full-fledged commitment to preserving classic colour ranges across all realms of heritage projects. Alongside this, we run our secondary business of Land Rover Panels. Join us at Paintman, where every brushstroke tells a story, and every colour is a tribute to history.







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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




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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