Transport Office Apprentice

Transport Office Apprentice

Maidens of Telford have an amazing career opportunity has arisen to join a family run logistics company whose success is built on using state of the art technology and customer focus, underpinned by knowledgeable friendly staff.

Contract type: Permanent

Location: Deer Park Court, Donnington Wood, Telford, Shropshire, TF2 7NA

We want to employ a bright and dynamic apprentice to learn our business from the ground up. Along the way you’ll have opportunities to learn to drive trucks and gain transport management qualifications to become a member of the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT).
You’ll work in a friendly and stress free environment where everyone gives 100% and be on an amazing career path. All we ask in return is that your enthusiastic, be inquisitive and help us grow.

Summary:
Working week – 0800-1600
Total hours per week: 40.00
Weekly wage – £150 – £200
Expected apprenticeship duration – 12 months
Apprenticeship level – Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Work in a lively and friendly transport company
  • Liaise with different departments from Admin to Vehicle Compliance
  • Using IT traffic management and route planning software
  • Use vehicle tracking systems
  • Complete driver de-briefs
  • Complete general transport admin duties
  • Understand vehicle servicing schedules

Desired skills:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent IT skills
  • Driving licence preferred but not essential

Personal qualities: 

  • Have personal pride
  • Not afraid to ask questions
  • Career minded
  • Someone who wants to be part of the business
  • Outgoing with a good sense of humour
  • Enjoys variety in a job
  • Flexible to working hours
  • Willingness to learn and grow with the company

Desired qualifications:

  • GCSE’s in Maths and English A* – C or equivalent

Future prospects: 

  • A rewarding and interesting career in transport
  • Full-time employment in a rapidly growing company
  • Earnings of £26,000 – £28,000 per year when fully qualified
  • Opportunities to rise to senior management at Maidens of Telford
  • Opportunities to gain LGV licences

 

We offer all of our employee’s fantastic company benefits, including: 

  • Pension
  • Loyalty Awards (Recognises employees with 5, 10, 20, 30 and 40 years’ service).
  • Employee Benefits Platform (Includes a Cycle to work scheme, Childcare Vouchers and access to a range of offers and discounts).
  • Employee and customer referral schemes

Should you have any queries, contact the recruitment team directly on [email protected] or call 0333 987 3121.

HOW TO APPLY

We are an equal opportunities employer whom encourage and welcome applications from all backgrounds. We are recruiting now for this role. To apply please forward your CV with any relevant experience listed, to [email protected]

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