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Supply Chain Apprenticeship LEYLAND TRUCKS LTD

Working within either Leyland Trucks or PACCAR Parts you will gain experience working within various business functions such as customer service, finance, purchasing, materials and logistics.

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

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Closing date: 03 Mar 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    33 days of holiday (which includes statutory holidays); a pension scheme and medical support schemes.

  • Working week

    08:00 - 16:15 Monday - Thursday 08:00 - 15:20 Friday

    Total hours per week: 37

  • Expected duration

    48 Months

  • Possible start date

    04 Sep 2023

  • Date posted

    11 Jan 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 6 (Degree with honours)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

With a keen, demonstrable interest in logisitics and supply chains, you will be eager to learn and be able to adapt to a changing environment.  With the ability to use your own initiative, you will take co-responsibility for your development within the business and help shape your future career. 

You will combine your university degree with practical experience gained whilst working “on-the-job” throughout the various structured rotations. The knowledge and experience which you will gain will equip you with the necessary skills and abilities to undertake a wide range of supply chain focused roles.

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

Supply Chain Professional Degree

Blended attendance on-site at Leeds Trinity and on Microsoft Teams

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Roles within the wider supply chain including Purchasing, Logisitics & Finance 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative


GCSE or equivalent Maths & English (Grade 4) Essential
A Level or equivalent Business Related Subject (Grade C/MMM) Essential

About the employer

Leyland Trucks is the UK’s largest commercial vehicle manufacturing business, producing over 16,500 trucks per year from its state-of-the-art facility in Lancashire. The assembly plant produces all models of the multi-award-winning range DAF trucks – the XG+, XG, XF, XD and LF. The DAF LF is also designed by a team of expert engineers at Leyland Trucks. The impressive range of vehicles ensures DAF has reigned as the UK market leader for the past 27 years. DAF and Leyland Trucks are at the forefront of technology – driving forward electrification, autonomous vehicles and cutting edge technology. There are a huge variety of careers available at Leyland Trucks from assembly operators and design engineers to careers within finance, logistics and purchasing. Leyland Trucks is owned by American company PACCAR, offering global opportunities in a world-class technology business. The Leyland PACCAR Parts Distribution Centre (PDC) distributes trucks parts to all DAF & TRP dealerships based in the UK and Ireland, as well as offering services to DAF dealerships within the European Union and globally. The PDC features state-of-the-art distribution processes, award-winning sales and marketing programs and industry-leading quality management.




Croston Road

Farington Moss


PR26 6LZ


Maria Rogers


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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Supply chain leadership professional (integrated degree)

Level 6 (Degree with honours)

Employer's Application Instructions

Candidates are required to complete an application form. There will be an interview process to include practical test

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

Apply now

Closing date: 03 Mar 2023