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Apprenticeship Transport Operator William Kirk Limited

Support the transport team and the performance criteria against customer agreed key performance indicators. Taking in all aspects of the transport office across multiple departments.

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

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Closing date: 20 Nov 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 8.30am - 5.00pm

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    1 years

  • Possible start date

    30 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    21 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001741373

  • 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
  • Supporting the transport team and the performance criteria against customer agreed key performance indicators
  • Taking in all aspects of the transport office across mutiple departments

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good at problem solving
  • Able to use your own initiative
  • Resilient and likes a challenge
  • Punctual 
  • It skills
  • Communication skills
  • Attention to detail

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 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

About the employer

The company was founded by Mr William Kirk, who began by shipping coal and milk in the 1930’s around the local area. As Mr William Kirk retired the company remained in the Kirk’s family, and was passed on to the next generation with many of the family members continuing to be employed by the business.

The core values at the heart of the business have remained the same throughout the years, which are a focus on working together and a strong dedication to providing reliable, customer-focused services.

Employer

William Kirk Limited

Address

Adlington Business Park

Macclesfield

SK10 4NL

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Training

Training provider

MANTRA LEARNING LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Mantra Learning Limited

Contact

Carol Chapman 01953 715524 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

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 Nov 2021