job description

Trainee in Customer Service

This is a very busy wholesaling environment, as a branch apprentice, you will be trained in all areas of the business with great opportunities to move forward within the business in your chosen area. This could include; Trade Counter sales, Internal Sales, External sales, Purchasing, Projects, Accounts, logistic/Warehouse 


We are looking for people who want to build a career in a well established and growing business. **Please note, this is NOT an Electrician apprenticeship. It is for a warehouse apprenticeship within an Electrical Wholesalers**


  • Ensure your daily duties are completed to high standards
  • Be part of the team and get involved with ideas and suggestions
  • Complete tasks on your work with directions from others
  • Manage your time to ensure you can complete all tasks

Key Skills Required:

  • Strong communications skills
  • Ability to think and work under pressure
  • Excellent time keeping
  • Immaculate attention to detail
  • Show High levels of initiative
  • Must show care and passion for the job
  • Be prepared to work hard
  • Basic IT skills and able to learn business system quickly
  • Ability to think outside of the box and provide solutions

Required Experience:

  • No experience required
  • Prior interest in electrical industry a benefit

About the Company

The company was formed in March 2003 & since then rapid expansion has continued employing over 30 full time staff, making Midshires the largest Independent Electrical Wholesaler in the Midlands. The success has been largely due to the vastly experienced and helpful staff assembled during this period combined with the excellent customer & supplier relationships built on trust and loyalty. The team offers over 100 years of Electrical Wholesaling experience, in areas of Lighting, Heating, Ventilation, Cable management and Electrical accessories. This knowledge enables us to service all manner of customers, such as Electrical Contractors, Developers, Schools and all types of industrial clients.

Job Details

Full time. Monday – Friday (+ Saturdays on a rota basis)

Hours depend on age/job role etc.

Job Types: Full-time, Apprenticeship

Salary: 16yr to below 19years (40 hrs PW) £5 per hour

19yr + (47.5 hrs PW) £7 per hour