Commercial Parts Apprentice Wrightpart Ltd

Wrightpart Ltd is offering the opportunity for an apprentice to be trained within our progressive company. As part of your training you will be exposed to all aspects of the business. You will be expected to continuously strive to develop your understanding and knowledge of commercial vehicle parts.

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Closing date: 31 Aug 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £162.00

  • Working week

    8.30am - 5.30pm (Mon-Fri)

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    24 months

  • Possible start date

    04 Sep 2017

  • Date posted

    27 Apr 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001216945

  • Positions

    1 available

You will be expected to continuously strive to develop your understanding and knowledge of commercial vehicle parts, and provide exceptional service to our existing and expanding customer base.

You will be expected to continuously strive to develop your understanding and knowledge of commercial vehicle parts, and provide exceptional service to our existing and expanding customer base.

  • Answer incoming sales calls.
  • Help source the correct parts for the customer’s requirements.
  • Serve on the sales counter.
  • Check in and book products on to the system.
  • Chase and release back orders.
  • Carry out the returns process.
  • Carry out regular stock takes.
  • Assist around the branch and warehouse where needed.
  • Help to develop branch promotions and also work with the Account Manager to build customer relationships.
  • Ensure working area is clean, tidy and safe.
  • Comply at all times with company policies and procedures.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Problem- solving approach
  • Effective communicator
  • Customer service focus
  • Multi -Tasker
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Compent user of basic IT systems

Personal qualities

  • Reliable
  • Freindly and approachable
  • Teamplayer

Qualifications required

  • GCSE's in English and Maths or equivalent are desirable however not essential as Functional Skills are offered as part of the apprenticeship framework.

Future prospects

Potential progression into Management and Business Development Roles.

About the employer

Founded in 1973 Wrightpart Ltd started with a branch in Bungay, Suffolk . We now have 3 branches in Ipswich, Norwich and Felixstowe covering Suffolk, Norfolk, Essex and part of Cambridgeshire . Wrightpart employ 18 staff and run a fleet of delivery vans from our three branches, we hold a wide range of stock to cover the requirements for today’s customers, so in most cases can provide same day delivery – essential in helping customers minimise downtime. In rare instances where parts are not available ex-stock, they can usually be delivered the next day. The company also run a web site which provides nationwide service and information about Wrightpart and all of our suppliers at www.wrightpart.co.uk .

Employer

Wrightpart Ltd

Address

Unit 23

Farthing Road

Ipswich

IP1 5AP

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Training provider

  • Reaseheath Training will be the apprenticeship provider for this Level 2 apprenticeship, including an NVQ in Vehicle Parts.
  • The employer will give guidance and support throughout.
  • The Framework of your apprenticeship may include Functional Skills in Maths, English & ICT.

Apprenticeship framework

Vehicle Parts

Training provider

REASEHEATH COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Reaseheath College


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Closing date: 31 Aug 2017