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Apprentice Transport Operator A K W Freight Forwarding Ltd

Do you like problem solving? Do you like working with people? Are you ambitious about a career that can provide you with great prospects? This is the vacancy for you.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 20 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £172.00

    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

    Monday - Friday, 08:30 - 17:00.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    1 years

  • Possible start date

    30 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    20 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001741363

  • Positions

    1 available

Working in a fun and fast paced transport planning department, planning the movement of goods by lorry across the country to various depots, duties will include:

  • Allocating deliveries to drivers and vehicles
  • Reporting accidents and damages
  • Debriefing drivers on their return to depot

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good at problem solving
  • Able to use your own initiative
  • Resilient and likes a challenge
  • Punctual

Personal qualities

  • Energetic
  • Ambitious and driven
  • Good at interacting with people 
  • Organised

Desired qualifications

  • GCSEs at grades C/4 or above (or equivalent) in maths and English

Future prospects

This is the start of a career with AKW and in logistics as a whole. Possible progression to transport supervisor and manager in time, or to LGV driving, dependent on skills and aptitude.

Things to consider

  • Working in an office
  • Problem solving

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


About the employer

At AKW Global Logistics we are, quite simply, made for it! Unrivalled in our ability to connect your business to the whole of the UK and beyond, service excellence and bespoke solutions are paramount to us, as our thousands of partners already know.

Employer

A K W Freight Forwarding Ltd

Address

Alba Way, Stretford Motorway Estate

Manchester

M32 0ZH

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Training

Training provider

MANTRA LEARNING LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Mantra Learning Limited

Contact

Carol Chapman 01953715524 carol.chapman@kinaxia.co.uk

Level 2 Supply Chain Operator apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Traffic Management system training
  • Level 1/2 functional skills in maths and English (if required)
  • Health and Safety in the Workplace
  • Employee Rights and Responsibilities (ERR)

Apprenticeship standard

Supply chain operator

Level 2 (GCSE)


Employer's Application Instructions

Please email cvs to carol.chapman@kinaxia.co.uk

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 20 Oct 2021