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Role: Warehouse Operative

Location: Coventry, Birtley & West Thurrock 

Time: 12-18 month Apprenticeship

Salary: Birtley £12,272-£15,339 West Thurrock £14,913-£18040 Coventry £12,272-£14,949 (May be expected to work Nights)

We are one of the UK’s leading food retailers. With almost 3,000 stores throughout the UK, a state of the art logistics network, award winning products and talented teams.


However, no matter how good our products, how ethical our approach or how smart our newly refurbished stores are, fantastic customer service is still our top priority. It makes all the difference, and it is not just about a warm smile or a friendly greeting. We want to make sure that every time a customer walks into a store, they have a great shopping experience.

As a warehouse operative, you will be part of a Distribution Network and Supply Chain that is now a state-of-the-art operation. The Co-operative Stores are your customers, and it is our job to make sure the right products reach the right stores at the right time. With over 15,000 product lines, this is an extremely complex and fast moving operation involving a network of depots, a fleet of over 1,000 vehicles and a teams of talented, dedicated people working together to ensure superior service.

How could you fit into the team?

It could be as a Warehouse Operative Apprentice, assembling store orders using sophisticated voice-activated recognition systems and RF scanning equipment, keeping a complex and fast paced operation working smoothly and efficently while learning about logistics


You will gain a Level 2 Warehouse and Storage Apprenticeship qualification and Key Skills in numeracy and literacy*

*If applicable


Your learning journey will provide you with new skills, confidence and an invaluable insight into the fast-paced world of food logistics, with fantastic career development opportunities which could take you to the next level and beyond.

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