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Transport Administration Apprentice HW Coates Ltd

HW Coates Ltd are looking for a Transport Administration Apprentice to join their team whilst working towards their Business Administration qualification and gaining office experience.

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Closing date: 11 Dec 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday. 8am - 4.30pm. 30 minute lunch break.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    16 Dec 2021

  • Date posted

    04 Aug 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Duties to include:

  • Good understanding of use of a computer
  • Using computerised transport systems to input jobs
  • Liaising with customers, delivery partners and drivers on deliveries, by phone, email and face to face
  • Liaising with warehouse both in office and at warehouse
  • Work closely with small dedicated team

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication
  • Good computer skills
  • Interpersonal skills

Personal qualities

  • Outgoing
  • Positive
  • Enthusiastic
  • Remain calm under pressure

Desired qualifications

GCSE at grade A*-C/9-4 English and maths or equivalent grades would be preferable but not essential.

Future prospects

HW Coates develop and promote within

About the employer

HW Coates are a well-established, market leading company in the storage and distribution industry.

H.W. Coates' core market is the warehousing and transport of packaged chemicals. We are the market's leading operator and serve most of the major names in global chemicals through our network of Top Tier COMAH sites.

Our strength is our ability to take the long-term view. We have built up the business over fifty years and have invested at every stage in the highest quality vehicles, leading edge IT and freehold property.

They are a successful family owned/ run company with numerous depots throughout the UK.


HW Coates Ltd


Cosford Lane


CV21 1QN

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Heart of England Training Ltd


Emma Stead 01788 820132

  • Level 3 Business Administration Standard
  • Functional skills in maths and English if required

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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