Traineeships in Logistics and Warehousing Operations are integral to commencing a career in the Warehousing and Supply Chain Logistics sector which services major industries across Australia. These traineeships are entry level opportunities where further qualifications and experience can lead to positions in management.

The scope of your role as a trainee will be dependent on your Host Employer and the industry which they service. This could include industries such as plumbing and construction supplies, retail supply chain products, heavy vehicle equipment, or chemical storage and gas. There are a number of roles performed in these workplaces including Despatch, Store Operations, Customer Service, and Logistics Administration. A traineeship often includes exposure to all of these areas allowing you to find your strengths and gain a holistic picture of the role you would ultimately play on completing your qualification.

Warehousing traineeships are typically 12months in duration. MIGAS will facilitate your practical work placement with one of our quality host employers. In addition to on-the-job training, we will assist you with enrolment through a Registered Training Organisation to complete your certification. With MIGAS you will be fully supported throughout the duration of your placement by a Field Officer and by the wider MIGAS Apprentices and Trainees community.

A day on the job in a Warehousing Traineeship

Catalogue and label items with storage details
Complete orders by selecting goods, checking them off orders and packaging them for despatch
Driving a forklift to move heavy items around the warehouse
Data entry of received delivery slips, requisitions and invoices
Assisting customer taking delivery information and order details for accurate data entry into stock management programs
Counting and recording the number of items in store during stock-take
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Skill Requirements for success in Warehousing Traineeships

  • Practical and manual work
  • Customer focused
  • Organisation and classification aptitude
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Multitask and work to deadlines


  • Certificate III in Warehousing Operations
  • Certificate IV in Warehousing Operations
  • Certificate III in Logistics
  • Certificate IV in Logistics

Available Apprenticeships

Business Traineeship

Acacia Ridge, QLD | JOB ID 4387

Excellent opportunity for those wanting to kick-start their career in Business and Administration. Use your customer service ability to excel at this global leading company.

Warehousing Operations Traineeship

Tomago, NSW | JOB ID 4377

Fantastic traineeship opportunity to join a growing team within an industry-leading heavy engineering & construction company!

Warehouse & Retail Traineeship

Sumner, QLD | JOB ID 4392

Excellent traineeship opportunity based in Sumner Park. Kick-start your career in warehousing and retail while working with a national company.

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