Apprentice Plant Hire Controller J C BALLS AND SONS LIMITED
JC Balls and Sons is one of the largest plant hire companies in the region. As a hire controller you will be answering the phone to clients and potential clients to discuss their requirements with them and providing quotations for the hire of plant and machinery. This is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate to earn a salary and gain a level 2 qualification.
Closing date: 30 Jun 2023
Monday-Friday 0800 to 1700 (30 mins lunch)
Total hours per week: 40
Possible start date
01 Jul 2023
24 Jan 2023
Level 2 (GCSE)
What will the apprentice be doing?
*Answering the phone to clients and potential clients and discussing their requirements with them.
*Providing quotations for the hire of plant and machinery.
*Ensuring that we have enough plant available for our customers needs.
*Producing hire notes and contracts for new orders.
*Entering hire details onto the accounting system and producing invoices at the end of each month.
*Assisting the plant hire manager and contracting department in resourcing external plant if required.
*Sorting and processing drivers weekly inspection sheets and liaising with the workshop manager to ensure any repairs are undertaken.
*Ordering fuel deliveries for the main yard and also contracting sites.
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
An apprenticeship allows you to earn a wage, gain valuable work experience and industry specific competence. You will be expected to work towards the Hire Controller Level 2 Apprenticeship Standard, with support from your employer and the Chesterfield College Group. As part of your apprenticeship, and dependent on your prior attainment, you may be required to complete maths and English Functional Skills which is an integral part of your apprenticeship. Upon successful completion you will be awarded additional certificates of recognition for these qualifications.
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
- Development to plant hire controller with the responsibility for the day to day management of the companies fleet of plant and lorries.
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 3/D or above) Desired
Things to consider
About the employer
J C BALLS AND SONS LIMITED
MIDLAND INDUSTRIAL ESTATE
TRAINING SERVICES 2000 LTD
01246 500 500
Hire controller (plant, tools and equipment)
Level 2 (GCSE)
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