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MAN Trucks Supply Chain Parts Advisor Apprenticeship PURFLEET COMMERCIALS (MAIDSTONE) LIMITED

This apprenticeship is the level 3 Supply Chain incl Parts standard programme with Purfleet Commercials in Maidstone, ME20 7PW. Working within the Parts department, you will gain a good understanding of keeping stock levels in check and how best to advise the technicians in the workshop.

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

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Closing date: 20 Feb 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £17,550.00

    Wages for 16-17 is £5 per hour and a 40 hour week. For 18+ it's £7.50 per hour and a 45 hour week

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 8.00am - 5.00pm

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    24 Months

  • Possible start date

    27 Feb 2023

  • Date posted

    25 Jan 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000120751

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Purfleet Commercials are a main dealer in the MAN Truck & Bus’ network for the South and as their training provider, Remit are recruiting for a Parts Advisor apprentice for their Maidstone depot. Are you looking for fantastic career progression? If so, this apprenticeship might be just for you! The advantage of this apprenticeship is the progression opportunities once you have achieved your qualification. You'll not only be trained in how to excel within the Parts Advisor role, but also learn about the whole supply chain, gaining an understanding of the financial, operational and logistical side of the business.

What does the role of Parts Advisor involve?

  • Checking incoming stock against delivery notes and store stock in the correct locations
  • Handling, storing and receiving stock, payments, procedures, identifying, sourcing and ordering parts
  • Support customers and workshop staff with parts identification and process
  • Process cash and card payments for customer parts

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

Supply Chain is at the heart of every business, especially a vehicle parts department.

The apprenticeship is delivered over 24 months and apprentices will be expected to complete self-study tasks during the programme. Development Coaches will deliver 1-2-1 and group sessions with ongoing guided support from the employer throughout the programme.

As a result of your training, you will achieve:

  • Supply Chain Practioner Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard
  • Functional Skills Level 2 in English & maths (if required)

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • As an apprentice, you will be a full-time employee from the very beginning and while training you’ll be earning your place as an integral part of the team
  • Once you have achieved your qualification, you will be supported with long-term development opportunities

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Attention to detail, Enthusiasm to learn

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 3/D) Essential
GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 3/D) Essential

About the employer

Established in 1984, initially repairing local road tankers, PCL Group became an authorised ERF distributor - supporting the growing number of road tanker/haulage fleets in the area in 1997. Following MANs purchase of ERF in 2001, PCL Group soon became an approved MAN ERF UK franchisee and has since grown the business to become one of the manufacturers largest UK dealers. PCL Group has been working closely, in partnership with MAN Truck & Bus UK Ltd and its unique UpTime Principal initiative – designed to deliver the highest standards of after sales service – since its conception.

Employer

PURFLEET COMMERCIALS (MAIDSTONE) LIMITED

Address

New Hythe Lane

Aylesford

ME20 7PW

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Training

Training provider

REMIT GROUP LIMITED

Apprenticeship standard

Supply chain practitioner (fast moving consumer good) (previously Operator Manager)

Level 3 (A level)


Employer's Application Instructions

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

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Closing date: 20 Feb 2023