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Transport Coordinator Apprenticeship

  • Palletways
  • Lichfield

Transport Coordinator Apprenticeship

Employer: Palletways UK 

Location: Lichfield

Weekly Wage: £220

Duration: 12 - 14 months

Hours: 40 hours Monday - Friday (9am - 5:30pm but must be flexible)

Job Description

As a Transport Coordinator apprentice, you will be working in a busy transport office where the movement of goods on behalf of customers is managed and controlled.  Through this apprenticeship, you will develop and use skills and knowledge of IT systems, route planning, customer relationships and compliance within the logistics industry. Some of the key roles will include:

  • - Booking in deliveries via our bespoke IT system

  • - Contact with our drivers to ensure deliveries are achieved on time and in-line with our KPIs

  • - Dealing with customer queries

  • - Scanning of documents

  • - Sending manifest data

  • - Full driver brief and debrief

  • - Collection planning

  • - Routing deliveries

  • - Other duties in line with company procedures

​The partnership between Palletways and GTG Training will provide you with the opportunity to gain experience and knowledge to become an effective Transport Coordinator, within a  busy and successful logistics distribution office. You will have gained industry and compliance knowledge to be able to build a successful career in this section of the logistics industry.

Skills Required

  • - Excellent telephone manner

  • - Ability to problem solve and multi task

  • - Ability to work on own initiative 

  • - Computer Literate

  • - Work well under pressure

  • Personal Qualities

  • - Willingness to 'go the extra mile'

  • - Ability to pay attention to detail

  • - Positive 'can do' attitude

  • Qualifications Required

  • - GCSE's in English and Maths

  • About Palletways

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

  • How to Apply

  • 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.