Warehouse Apprentice


Cramlington, NE23 8AF

Closes in 10 days (Monday 29 July at 11:59pm)

Posted on 9 July 2024


The Level 2 Warehouse Apprentice will report directly to the warehouse manager/kit supervisor- working with their team in all manufacturing and production matters to ensure they are fully occupied in accordance with the manufacturing schedule provided. You will need to be driven and contribute as a team member to strive to improve all aspects of the business. Duties include: receiving and storing inbound goods from suppliers and line feeding and relocating products using fork truck.

Annual wage
£15,660 a year

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The pay may be negotiated and may rise after a probation period has been successfully completed.

Training course
Supply chain warehouse operative (level 2)
Monday - Thursday, 8am - 4.30pm Friday - 8am - 1.30pm.

37 hours a week

Possible start date

Monday 5 August


1 Year

Positions available



As an apprentice, you’ll work at a company and get hands-on experience. You’ll gain new skills and work alongside experienced staff.

What you’ll do at work

  • Your apprenticeship training will be a fully work-based learning programme across 12 months.
  • Upon completion of your apprenticeship, you will achieve a level 2 qualification as a Supply Chain Warehouse Operative Level 2.

Where you’ll work

2 Bassington Lane


NE23 8AF


An apprenticeship includes regular training with a college or other training organisation. At least 20% of your working hours will be spent training or studying.

College or training organisation


Your training course

Supply chain warehouse operative (level 2)

Equal to GCSE

Course contents
  • Conduct risk assessments within the working environment.
  • Apply safe working practices in line with associated health and safety legislation and company policy.
  • Receive products in line with organisational procedures.
  • Store and pick products in line with organisational procedures.
  • Dispatch products in line with organisational procedures.
  • Decant, pack products in line with organisational procedures.
  • Communicate with others verbally, for example internal and external customers, colleagues, and managers.
  • Communicate in writing with others, for example internal and external customers, colleagues and managers.
  • Load and unload products, considering the product that is to be moved and its current and planned destination.
  • Use tools and equipment to aid in product handling.
  • Use information technology and digital systems. Comply with GDPR and cyber security.
  • Locate and use operational information, electronic or paper based, required to fulfil contractual requirements.
  • Select, prepare, and use packaging materials that reduce waste and mitigate environmental impacts.
  • support under instruction scheduled and unscheduled stock taking activities relevant to the organisation and product.
  • Identify and escalate problems beyond own responsibility.
  • Follow procedures in line with environmental and sustainability regulations, standards, and guidance. Segregate resources for reuse, recycling and disposal.
  • Follow equity, diversity and inclusion rules.
  • Carry out and record learning and development activities.
  • Conducts handover activities.
  • Your training plan

    This training plan has not been finalised. Check with this employer if you’ll need to travel to a college or training location for this apprenticeship.


    Essential qualifications

    GCSE or equivalent in:

    • Maths (grade 4)
    • English (grade 4)

    Let the company know about other relevant qualifications and industry experience you have. They can adjust the apprenticeship to reflect what you already know.


    • Administrative skills
    • Attention to detail
    • Communication skills
    • Initiative
    • IT skills
    • Logical
    • Organisation skills
    • Physical fitness
    • Problem solving skills
    • Team working

    About this company

    Daikin Applied (UK) Ltd, (the new name for McQuay UK Ltd) - market leader in energy efficient AHU and chiller products, heat pumps, cooling systems, ventilation and air conditioning systems. We have manufacturing bases in over 75 countries across the world, across commercial, industrial and public sectors. Daikin is a well-known and trusted brand name within the HVAC industry and is synonymous with expertise in technology and excellence in engineering. Daikin is a Fortune 1000 company and the number one global air conditioning company. A leader in using technologies that help preserve the environment, and conserve energy. Our Applied Research and Development Centres across the world allow the Daikin Group to fully leverage and accelerate the development of applied products that support the environment, energy savings, innovation, leadership and the best customer comfort. Daikin Applied (UK) Ltd has a large manufacturing facility located in Cramlington in the UK, where a team of highly skilled engineers manufactures a variety of air handling units. Our UK manufacturing plant provides a full supply and installation service across our entire product range and is supported by our head office in Rome, which is responsible for the manufacture of chiller products across Europe ranging from 1.7Kw to 9000Kw.

    After this apprenticeship

    • Various progression opportunities within the organisation across different departments.

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    The reference code for this apprenticeship is VAC1000263460.

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    Closes in 10 days (Monday 29 July at 11:59pm)

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