Apprenticeships

Online Lubricants Kickstart Scheme employer

About our company


Online Lubricants is a fast-growing oil distributor covering London and the South East. First established in 1994, Online has now become one of the UK's largest suppliers of oils and lubricants.

We believe in challenging industry standards when it comes to delivering outstanding customer service.

BDCC Business Awards 2019 Winner
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Why choose us?

We employ locally at our depots and offices
We’re advocates of training and development
Clear pathways for career progression
4.9/5 star rating on glassdoor.co.uk
A rapidly growing
company

Hear from our Apprentices


Hiring apprentices has had a positive impact on our business.
In this video filmed by the FSB, you can hear from some of our apprentices on their experiences working for the company.

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We are a member of The Federation of Small Businesses

How the Kickstart Scheme works


The Kickstart Scheme provides job placements opportunities for 16 to 24 year olds to work 25 hours or more per week for a 6 month period and gain news skills.

For more information on the scheme visit the government website -https://jobhelp.campaign.gov.uk/kickstart

Benefits of joining us as a Kickstarter

Extensive Training
Real Work Experience
Phone Allowance
Clothing Allowance
Assistance in Remote Working
Possible Extended Employment

What you can receive

  • CV workshops
  • Logbooks
  • Interview practice
  • Regular reviews
  • Driving lessons and test
  • Forklift training and certificate
  • First Aid training and certificate
  • Future career signposting
  • Manual Handling training and certificate
  • Software training in Microsoft Office, Sage, @spire & HubSpot
  • Successful Completion Bonus of £500
  • Reference for your future career


Provided by

London Borough of Barking & Dagenham logoBarking Enterprise Centres logoHighfield e-learning logoFORS logoJobcentre Plus logoOnline Academy logo

Possible Progression Routes

Your 6 month contract + job coaching and assistance could lead to a number of possibilities..

Kickstarter possible progression routes

Kickstart Vacancies

We will be recruiting a total of 10 Kickstarters in a number of roles.

Operations Assistant

6 months / 25hrs per week
Barking & Waltham Abbey

Admin Assistant

6 months / 25hrs per week
Barking

Customer Service Assistant

6 months / 25hrs per week
Barking

Ecommerce Assistant

6 months / 25hrs per week
Waltham Abbey

Sales Assistant

6 months / 25hrs per week
Waltham Abbey

How to apply

Applications are now being accepted. You can apply through your nearest Jobcentre Plus or your Work Coach.

Additional Information


We are Covid Secure

A full workplace risk assessment has been completed and is regularly reviewed. As a key business, we are still working, just in a safer and modified way. For more information, read our Covid Action Plan

Family Friendly Business
We appreciate that parents often like to meet employers and talk through the training opportunities. We are happy to meet you too.


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