Inside Brakes

Life at Brakes centres around our Values and with an inclusive and diverse culture where everyone works together as one team to be the best we can be - there is no doubt that we have the right ingredients to make your career a successful one. So whether you are interested in driving, warehouse operations, logistics and supply chain, finance, food, sales or administration we’ll have the right opportunity for you.


Our values






Committed to doing

the right thing.

Creating an open,

diverse and respectful


In everything

we do

Working as one to help

our customers succeed

To our customers, associates, shareholders and communities

Our values are our DNA and are the thread that runs through our business, enabling us to deliver on our mission – “To be our customers’ most valued and trusted business partner”.

 Career Development

Graduates and Apprenticeships

Feed your ambition and deliver your future with an apprenticeship or as part of our graduate scheme at Brakes – earn while you learn and have fun along the way!




We love to grow our own talent and are committed to setting people up for success.  We have invested heavily in our apprenticeship offer for both new talent and our existing colleagues.  There is something for everyone at Brakes!  Our apprenticeships include Supply Chain Practitioner, Warehousing, Business Administration, Infrastructure Technician and of course we also have our LGV driver apprenticeship, where apprentices will learn how to be a great Brakes driver!  In addition to this we have a hugely successful ‘Warehouse 2 Wheels’ programme where our warehouse colleagues can train for their LGV license and learn to become a driver.


Benefits of being an apprentice with Brakes Group are endless – not only will you be part of a hugely successful company, but you’ll earn while you learn, receive supported training with a mentor throughout, you’ll be eligible to apply for student discounts, you’ll get Brakes colleague benefits, and we pay well above national minimum apprentice pay.  Apply today and feed your ambition, deliver your future!


To view and apply for our current apprenticeships please click here


Graduate Programme


We’re proud of our graduate programme and see it as our way to grow our own future leaders.  Our graduates get the opportunity to work within supply chain – seeing all aspects of the operation from depot

level and beyond.  Placements include the opportunity to work in Warehouse, Distribution, Engineering and Environment, Stock and Product Supply.


We also have a finance graduate programme, so if numbers, budgets and keeping the business on track is more your thing, this could be the perfect option for you!


Our graduate experience offers structured learning and access to a whole realm of skills and courses including; Leadership Essentials, Business Improvement Techniques (Lean methodology), Finance, People Management and lots more!

Brakes Perks

We love to show our appreciation for our Teams and being part of Brakes and Sysco certainly has its rewards.

Along with structured training and real career development, additional benefits include:

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Our values are our DNA and are the thread that runs through our business, enabling us to deliver on our mission –