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Fowler Welch

Recruiter
Fowler Welch  
Location
Various Locations, UK 
Salary
Excellent Opportunity  
Posted
9 Feb 2018 
Closes
9 Mar 2018 
Ref
NAT/ALGV/000 
Contract
Permanent 

Apprentice LGV Driver Class 1 Cat C+E NAT/ALGV/000

Apprentice LGV Driver Class 1 Cat C+E

Days and Hours of Work: 5 from 7, minimum 30 hours per week (a degree of flexibility is required in order to meet the demands of the business)

We are looking for Apprentices to join us on our LGV Apprenticeship Scheme!

Confirmed assessment dates and start dates are as below.

If you are interested in the depots that are still to confirm the assessment day and start date please apply now to register your interest and we will stay in touch to keep you updated with confirmed dates once we have them.

Teynham

Closing Date: 23rd February

Assessment Day: 13th March

Start Date: 16th April

 

Hilsea

Closing Date: 2nd March

Assessment Day: 20th March

Start Date: 23rd April

 

Washington

Closing Date:2nd March

Assessment Day:20th March

Start Date: 23rd April

 

Spalding

Closing Date:16th March

Assessment Day:3rd April

Start Date: 7th May

 

Washington

Closing Date: TBC

Assessment Day: TBC

Start Date: 21st May

 

Washington

Closing Date: TBC

Assessment Day: TBC

Start Date: 25th June

 

Washington

Closing Date: TBC

Assessment Day: TBC

Start Date: 23rd July

 

Washington

Closing Date: TBC

Assessment Day: TBC

Start Date: 3RD September

 

Heywood

Closing Date: TBC

Assessment Day: TBC

Start Date: TBC

 

Nuneaton

Closing Date: TBC

Assessment Day: TBC

Start Date: TBC

 

Tipton

Closing Date: TBC

Assessment Day: TBC

Start Date: TBC

WHO WILL YOU BE WORKING FOR?

We are Fowler Welch - a leading logistics provider, we deliver a range of products and services to retailers and wholesalers across the nation. This is achieved by every employee playing an important role to ensure all our customers get the very best from the business.

Fowler Welch has a simple vision for the future: we want to continue to be a supplier-of-choice for fast-moving consumer goods among major manufacturers and retailers.

We wouldn’t be able to deliver the highest quality service to our customers on a daily basis without dedicated, knowledgeable and experienced staff. This is why we strive to create a working environment that is enjoyable and allows our employees to progress in their careers and develop a range of skills that will go towards achieving this.

WHAT WILL YOU BE DOING?

Successful candidates will undertake a comprehensive modular training program for a minimum of 12 months as an Apprentice Driver, and on successful completion will become a fully qualified LGV Driver, gaining a Driving Goods Vehicle Level 2 qualification and a permanent job with Fowler Welch.

Main Responsibilities:
• During the 12 month Program, Apprentices will undertake intensive training – both in the Classroom, in the Cab, and around other departments within the Company.
• Complete Cat C then C + E Licence
• Work alongside an experienced Buddy – a knowledgeable LGV Driver who will help you to become a qualified LGV Driver
• Maintain your Portfolio to a high standard with all supporting training evidence and standards incorporated
• Ensure that all Company rules and regulations and compliance with legislation is achieved at all times
• To be flexible in terms of starting and finishing times on shift

WHAT DO YOU NEED?

• No existing experience is required, however experience within transport and/or logistics could be beneficial.
• Interested parties need to be over 18 years-old and have held a clean UK Driving Licence for at least 6-months.

WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS?

At Fowler Welch we value our employees and offer a range of employee benefits, which focus on your wellbeing, which are delivered exclusively to Fowler Welch employees. Some of these benefits can be taken advantage of from the first day of employment.

FREE BENEFITS
- We have a competitive company pension scheme
- Free parking across sites
- Colleague Assistant Telephone helpline – confidential support is available at any time of the day or night as well as six face to face counselling sessions where clinically appropriate
- Life insurance - provided to all employees at Fowler Welch
- GP helpline – 24/7, 365 days a year GP Consultation service
- Online health assessment - you can review your health and fitness levels for free with our online health assessment and provided healthy eating and exercise plans
- Fowler Welch Health Cash Plan - you can receive cash payments towards everyday healthcare (for a monthly premium you can have increased levels and add your family to this Plan)

DISCOUNTS SCHEMES
- Cycle to work scheme
- Discounted gym membership
- Saving you money – you can save money every day, with discounts and special offers on hundreds of well-known brands
- Travel insurance from Jet2.com – you can enjoy a 20% discount on all single trip, annual multi-trip or winter sports policies purchased from Jet2

BENEFITS WITH A MONTHLY PREMIUM (OPTIONAL)

- Plan4Life Cancer Cover – for a monthly premium you can claim up to £2,000 at the point of diagnosis of cancer to spend whichever way helps you most
- Personal accident insurance – for a monthly premium you are insured for accidents resulting in certain medical emergencies

To apply for the role of Apprentice LGV Driver please apply via the button shown.

Apply NOW and join us today on the . . . ROAD TO SUCCESS


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