Trainee Driver Apprentice

Ref: VIR-39220
Sector: Logistics and transport
Region: North West
Job Type: Permanent
Start Date: 16/04/2018
End Date: 16/05/2018

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Trainee Driver Apprentice - Trafford Park, Manchester
Salary - £19,500
At Viridor, we're one of the UK's leading recycling, renewable energy and waste management companies and part of the FTSE 250 Pennon Group. We put waste into action, transforming it into high quality recyclables, raw materials and energy and are at the forefront of the UK's green economy.
The Trainee Driver Apprentice role:
As our Trainee Driver Apprentice joining our Collections team, you'll work to achieve LGV Driver status within the Viridor fleet and working with the Logistics Unit Managers to operate equipment safely, compliantly and incident free whilst maximising efficiency.
You'll represent Viridor professionally and provide an excellent customer service at all times, both internally and externally. You'll carry out safe and efficient collections and deliveries as directed whilst accurately completing all required paperwork.
Responsible for carrying out daily vehicle checks, you'll report all vehicle equipment/container faults immediately and accurately by the approved defect reporting system. Additional work as a Loader is also required at times within this role.
The Ideal Trainee Driver Apprentice:
We operate our business with Health and Safety at its core, therefore a willingness to learn procedure and legislation and implement health and safety at all times will be a central responsibility within this role ensuring a safe environment for yourself, colleagues and customers.
With a positive can-do attitude, a willingness to learn and demonstrable commitment to the Apprenticeship Scheme, we will provide full support and training that helps you to develop experience and an understanding of the waste industry, collections and deliveries, the LGV Driver role and responsibilities and wider Logistics business area.
We're looking for someone who has a full driving license, is self-motivated, able to work with management, possesses good customer service and communication skills, including written English. Previous work experience in a similar environment is desirable but not essential.
This is an exciting opportunity to join and be a part of our fast-growing business.
If you want to work within in a team-orientated and collaborative environment, for a company that strives to be environmentally, socially and economically sustainable, click APPLY! You will be redirected to the company website to register and complete your application for the role of Trainee Driver Apprentice.
Closing date: 16th May 2018
The vacancy you have applied for is being advertised by CVWOW Ltd, the UK's leading, award winning recruitment specialist. No terminology in this advert is intended to be deemed discriminatory. We are happy to accept applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their age, gender, race, religion, disability, sexual orientation or marital status. Full terms and conditions of the CVWOW business can be found on our website.

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