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LGV Driver Apprentice PRICE EXPRESS TRANSPORT LIMITED

Element of manual handling and willingness to carry out minor installations as part of a specialist delivery service. Drivers gain their Large Goods Vehicle Driving Licence. You will become a qualified HGV General Haulage Driver Responsible for loading/unloading customers goods and transporting them nationwide.

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Closing date: 24 Dec 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £221.76 to £427.68

    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates
  • Working week

    Working week: Monday - Friday & drivers will start at 06:00 with varied finish times, working week is based on 48 hours. Shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 48.00

    (the hours are based on the candidate being over 18)

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    25 Dec 2021

  • Date posted

    19 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001739959

  • Positions

    2 available

Your duties will be:

  • Responsible for loading/unloading customers goods and transporting them nationwide
  • To ensure the company’s high standard of customer service and satisfaction is maintained at all times
  • Element of manual handling and willingness to carry out minor installations as part of a specialist delivery service

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills
  • Applicants must have a normal car driving licence (due to the nature of the role)

Personal qualities

  • Must be flexible to spend nights away when needed – night out allowances provided
  • Must have a reasonable level of fitness
  • Must be reliable and have a “can do” attitude
  • Element of manual handling and willingness to carry out minor installations as part of a specialist delivery service
  • Must be customer focused
  • Maintain a high standard of dress and personal hygiene, maintain good relationships with customers, other staff, and the management of the company and to represent the company when on customer’s premises or travelling to and from those premises.
  • To ensure the company’s high standard of customer service and satisfaction is maintained at all times

Desired qualifications

None specified.

Future prospects

Will lead on to becoming a qualified LGV driver upon completion.

Things to consider

If you feel you have the necessary skills and commitment to be successful in this role, please send a copy of your CV to our recruitment team.


About the employer

Price Express Transport Limited is a well-established Specialist Handling transport company, primarily delivering commercial catering equipment, IT cabinets and cash machines. We operate a large fleet of 3.5t – 18t vehicles nationwide, from our main site in Doncaster and depots in Bristol and East Grinstead.

Price Express Transport are looking to recruit and retain employees with a ‘can do’ attitude and excellent communication skills. In return we provide job security, great working conditions and opportunities for progression within a culture that cares for its people.

Employer

PRICE EXPRESS TRANSPORT LIMITED

Address

Balby Carr Bank

Doncaster

DN4 8DE

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Training

Training provider

TRS Training Limited

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by TRS Training Limited

Contact

Jay Lindon 01744 809010 JayL@trstraining.net

Level 2 Large Goods Vehicle (LGV) Driver apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Level 1/2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)

The aim of the apprentice programme is for drivers to gain their Large Goods Vehicle Driving Licence.

Apprenticeship standard

Large goods vehicle (LGV) driver C + E

Level 2 (GCSE)


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