Driver Guard Security Operative Apprenticeship (Dunstable) LOOMIS UK LIMITED

To ensure that Company and customer goods are transported, collected and delivered safely and securely. To ensure that customers receive excellent customer service.

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

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Closing date: 03 Jun 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £26,000.00

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    05 Jun 2024

  • Date posted

    26 Mar 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000240337

  • Positions

    2 available

What you will do in your working day

About the role:

By joining us as a Delivery Driver you will be at the front end of service delivery, collecting and delivering money and valuables. You will be the face of our business and will ensure that we maintain good customer relations and present a professional image. Loomis are one of the market leaders in our industry and we have a strong national presence and are part of the Loomis Group, a worldwide security sector leader, helping manage the public flow of cash in society.

From secure money safes to intelligent smart safes, cash in transit and cash processing, Loomis supports businesses throughout the UK with crucial cash and coin collection and delivery services, along with ATM management and replenishment service.

Duties:

  • To drive a Company vehicle and deliver a top-quality service to customers.
  • Maintain vehicle checks and standards and report any defects prior to route commencement.
  • Ensure that uniform is worn correctly at all times.
  • Be vigilant both in respect of personal security and the Company and/or customer cash or valuables.
  • Transport customer cash and coin deliveries and collections in accordance with instruction from line management and in accordance with Company procedure.
  • Complete all associated documentation either electronically or manually as required.
  • Comply with CVIT rules and regulations at all times.
  • Comply with SIA licencing requirements.
  • Loomis standards & safety requirements:
  • Promote the Company’s values and represent the Company’s vision and aims professionally and consistently.
  • Work together with colleagues across the business to provide our customers with the best levels of service and the most secure and technologically advanced cash and payment solutions available.
  • Responsible for maintaining and complying with Company Health and Safety standards thereby minimising the risk to yourself and any other persons.
  • Undertake any other duties as and when necessary to ensure the role is carried out to the highest standards of professionalism to meet the varying demands of the business and satisfy customer needs.
  • Ensure all policies, procedures, legislation and regulations are always correctly followed and implemented.

Skills:

  • Ability to demonstrate personal honesty and integrity
  • Ability to put the customer first,  along with commitment to delivering excellent customer service
  • Ability to drive safely and responsibly 
  • Good written communication skills in English/Welsh slong with the ability to articulate and communicate verbally with customers and colleagues in a professional manner

Employer website: https://uk.loomis.com/

The training you will be getting

  • Professional Security Officer (Level 2) Apprenticeship Standard qualification.
  • Functional Skills in maths and English, if required

The apprenticeship is a 12 month remote apprenticeship. You will be required to attend monthly Microsoft Teams tutor led sessions alongside completing projects, an online portfolia and off the job hours within your working hours on site.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • On successful completion of your apprenticeship, there may be the option to progress in to management.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) Desired

Things to consider

Your apprenticeship is a 12 month duration and a portfolio must be built on to meet all knowledge, skills and behavior requirements for the apprenticeship standard. Full commitment is needed. The sites you could be based at are high security and require professionalism and codes of conducts followed at all times.

About the employer

Loomis provide intelligent safes, cash in transit, cash collection, and cash processing solutions for retailers, banks and the public sector.

Employer

LOOMIS UK LIMITED

Address

Loomis UK Ltd, Unit 28, Verey Road, Woodside Estate

Dunstable

LU5 4TT

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Training

Training provider

SKILLS FOR SECURITY LIMITED

Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience

Apprenticeship standard

Professional security operative

Level 2 (GCSE)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications


Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 03 Jun 2024