LGV Driver Apprenticeship, Jobs, West Midlands, Lichfield, 3450

LGV Driver Apprenticeship

  • Permanent
  • Palletways
  • Lichfield
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LGV Driver Apprenticeship

Employer: Palletways UK

Location: Lichfield

Weekly Wage: £345 per week (increases to £400 when licence is gained). 1 hour unpaid break.

Duration: 12 - 14 months

Hours: 48 hours Monday - Friday (between 6:30am - 7pm but must be flexible)

Job Description

A very exciting opportunity to become a fully trained and competent LGV Category C Driver is available with Palletways Birmingham. Two positions are available with successful candidates undertaking a Supply Chain Specialist LGV Driver Level 2 apprenticeship. The apprenticeship includes full LGV Category C Driver training.

Reporting to the Operations Manager and working with the assistance of our Driver Trainer, starting as a van driver/driver’s mate to train to become a multi drop LGV Category C Driver completing 15-20 deliveries/collections per day.  Duties include:

  • - Using Company app to provide ETAs and PODs for each job on time and in-line with our KPIs
  • - Tail lift deliveries
  • - Adhering to H&S
  • - Securing loads
  • - Fuel efficient driving
  • - Customer service
  • - Other duties in line with company procedures

There is the potential to progress to a Category C+E LGV Licence upon completion of the apprenticeship.

Requirements

  • - Full clean Category B Driving Licence with experience of driving for at least 12 months.
  • - Ability to problem solve
  • - Excellent customer service skills
  • - Willingness to 'go the extra mile'
  • - Ability to pay attention to detail.

This apprenticeship will require physical moving and handling of items, candidates will also be required to pass a medical assessment to obtain an LGV Category C provisional entitlement on their driving licence.

  • About Palletways

  • Palletways is Europe’s largest provider of express palletised distribution services, with a network currently comprising of over 400 local depots and 13 hubs across Europe.

  • If you're interested in this position, please click the 'apply now' button. Successful candidates will be contacted via telephone to discuss the next stages.