Customer Service Apprentice CAMO LTD

Simply waste solutions have an exciting opportunity for a Junior Customer Services Apprentice.

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Closing date: 25 Aug 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday (40 hours per week)

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    13 months

  • Possible start date

    28 Aug 2017

  • Date posted

    23 Mar 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

The primary role of the Junior Customer Representative is to provide efficient, effective, proactive assistance and solutions to our clients. Dealing with the majority of incoming communications via email they will be a first point of contact for our customers and as such ambassadors of our brand. They will also support the team with administrative tasks. Secondary to this there will also be times when they will be called upon to answer phone calls, respond to sales enquiries, complete reports and perform additional marketing related functions.

Customer Service

  • Quick response to customer enquiries
  • Phone answering when required
  • Support The Hub department with administration
  • Problem resolution
  • Email communication
  • Proactively contact clients to inform them of service issues
  • Be a friendly, useful resource for our clients
  • Support the wider business
  • Go the extra mile for our clients

Sales Support

  • Support Sales Executives
  • Take and respond where necessary to sales enquiries related functions

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Confident with a good telephone skills
  • Flexible and able to prioritise
  • Excellent communication skills
  • IT skills – in particular Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook

Personal qualities

  • Friendly
  • Reliable
  • Positive Attitude
  • Attention to detail
  • Punctual
  • Team player
  • Organised

Qualifications required

5 GCSEs (or equivalent), including English and Maths at Grade C or above.

Future prospects

Formal qualification in the recruitment sector with a Certificate or Diploma in recruitment practice, subject to length of employment.

Things to consider

From 1st October 2016 The National Minimum Wage (NMW) rate for apprentices is £3.40 per hour. From April 2017 this rises to £3.50 per hour. This applies to 16-18 year old apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their Apprenticeship. For all other apprentices the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies. The Minimum Wage for Apprentices applies to time spent on the job plus time spent training.

About the employer

Formed from humble beginnings, Simply Waste Solutions has now become one of the UK’s largest independently owned waste management companies. Starting in 2006 with just a handful of people and a second-hand truck, Simply Waste now operates a national waste service making more than 50,000 collections a week, managing more than 100,000 tonnes of waste per year, with a fleet of 45 vehicles and a team of more than 100 waste professionals.




2A-2B Aries House

Straight Bit

Flackwell Heath

High Wycombe

HP10 9NB

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Training provider

  • Level 2 Diploma in Customer Services
  • Key skills/Functional skills
  • Employment rights and responsibilities
  • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills

Apprenticeship framework

Customer Service

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Reading College


Farrah Hussain 01865 550866

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Closing date: 25 Aug 2017