Apprentice Driver - Smethwick

Job Reference: APR00022

  • Job Category: Apprenticeships

A-Plant is one of the UK's leading rental equipment companies. A FTSE 100 company which offers superb training opportunities, a supportive working environment and scope for progression, we're an employer of choice too.

As a Top 100 Employer of apprentices, with over 140 across the UK, A-Plant has an excellent apprenticeship programme which is growing each year and we want you to be part of it! 

  • Location: West Midlands
  • Closing Date: 30/06/2017
  • Package: £10500

Job overview

We are currently recruiting for apprentice drivers to join us to embark on a 2- year Apprenticeship Programme.

Roles and responsibilities

Based in one of our Service Centres, working with one of our qualified and experienced drivers, you will work towards achieving: 

  • Driving Qualification.
  • Fork Lift Truck Licence. 
  • Large Goods Vehicle Licence.

You will learn to: 

  • Deliver pre-ordered equipment to customers. 
  • Ensure all the relevant paperwork is handed to the customer at point of delivery. 
  • Ensure your vehicle is ready before you go out on the road.
  • Work with the Hire Desk to ensure all the cutomer orders have been delivered.

Skills required

The right candidate should possess the following skills: 

  • Ability to carry out instructions. 
  • Adhere to Health & Safety. 
  • Good communication and listening skills.
  • Problem-solving skills. 
  • Full driving licence essential.
  • Must have GCSE Grade C or above (or equivalent) in Maths and English.

Benefits

As well as being part of an award winning apprenticeship team, you will receive a- 

  • Starting salary of £10,500. 
  • Yearly salary increase. 
  • 23 days holiday plus bank holidays.
  • Annual incentives.