As an apprentice warehouse operative you will join our high preforming warehouse team which will see you building new skills, while applying your knowledge to real-world live projects. There will be plenty of opportunities to explore your potential and you’ll enjoy full support from your line manager.

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Closing date: 25 May 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Competitive basic salary with fantastic additional earning potential - Enjoy 25 days holiday plus bank holidays - ongoing training.

  • Working week

    8:30 - 4:30, days to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    02 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    10 May 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What you will do in your working day

What you will do: 

  • Your responsibilities will include managing inbound and outbound deliveries of key equipment for our engineering teams.
  • You will inspect deliveries to ensure all products meet quality standards.
  • Reporting any product discrepancies will also be part of your role.
  • You will manage stock levels and oversee inventory of existing products.
  • You will be trained on how to use our stock management system to monitor stock levels.
  • You will use forklifts to store incoming deliveries.
  • Your tasks will also include outbound order picking, selecting products from stock, and ensuring all products are included in orders.
  • Finally, you will create shipping labels and send order confirmations to customers.

How you will do it:      

  • On-the-Job Work Experience: You'll spend significant time in the warehouse where you will get the opportunity to put into practice skills learned at college in a real world setting. 
  • Collaboration with warehouse specialists: Throughout your apprenticeship, you'll work closely with qualified Johnson Controls Employees who will serve as mentors, guiding you in developing your skills. This collaborative environment ensures that you receive the support and guidance needed to succeed in your role.
  • You will be enrolled on a Level 2 Supply Chain qualification that you will study alongside your new role.
  • You’ll enjoy the full support of your mentor and our dedicated apprentice training team.
  • Opportunities for Growth: Throughout your apprenticeship, you'll have the opportunity to grow and apply the skills and knowledge gained in college in a real workplace setting. This experiential learning approach ensures that you develop both technical competencies and practical skills essential for success.

The training you will be getting

  • Level 2 Supply Chain Warehouse Operative qualification
  • GCSE or equivalent in English (Grade 4)
  • GCSE or equivalent in Maths (Grade 4)
  • IT GCSE Desirable
  • Knowledge of Microsoft power platforms desirable.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Upon completion of this apprenticeship there are many internal opportunities within the company.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Administrative skills, Team working, Initiative


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

About the employer

Johnson Controls is a global leader in technology and industry, serving customers in over 150 countries. Our focus is on creating intelligent buildings, efficient energy solutions and integrated infrastructure. We invite individuals with a passion for engineering to join us in shaping a better tomorrow through our diverse projects and opportunities.




Works Road

Letchworth Garden City


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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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