Apprentice Warehouse Operative



Expires: 02/06/2021

About Us

Kent Blaxill is a family-owned business with eighteen sites across the East of England. We offer paint, timber, glass, ironmongery, tools, landscaping, building supplies and much, much more. We have also been known as a leading kitchen and bathroom specialist since 1963. Our showrooms have since build up and enviable reputation for quality and service and we specialise in helping our customers find the right products, at a price that suits them best.

Our Colchester branch is our largest site, with a purpose-built 7-acre site stocked with building products, decorating products, kitchen & bathroom showrooms and so much more. From here, we offer every service that Kent Blaxill operates, all under one roof.

We’re looking for an enthusiastic and flexible individual to join our team as an Apprentice Warehouse Operative.

We’ll provide you with on-the-job training and an apprenticeship will be delivered within the workplace.

The role will include the following duties:

  • Delivering reliable customer service
  • Dealing with enquiries and queries
  • General admin duties and to support other admin functions of the office
  • Assist in the booking in of goods arriving
  • Assist in the loading and unloading of vehicles
  • Dealing with customers face to face
  • Answering incoming calls
  • Developing customer relationships

Training to be provided by Builders Merchants Federation (BMF) Apprenticeship Scheme.

Skills Required

  • Good communicator
  • Good IT

Qualifications Required

  • Good English, Maths and IT

The working hours are Monday to Friday: 8am to 5pm.



  • Child-Care Vouchers
  • Company Pension
  • Life Insurance
  • Progression Opportunities
  • Competitive Salary
  • Generous Holiday
  • In House Training
  • Great Working Environment
  • On-Site Parking