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Logistics Controller Apprentice

Logistics Controller Apprentice

Job Type: Full time, Permanent

Location: South Kirkby, Wakefield

Working Hours: Monday – Friday, averaging 40 hours per week

Salary: £12,000 per annum for first 12 months, then to be reviewed


Established in 1965, the Lockwood Group is a family run business and currently has over 280 employees spanning 4 UK sites.

The group’s activities include UK haulage and storage, frozen food production and co-packing solutions.

Are you an ambitious and hands-on individual looking to enter a career within logistics while furthering your education? If so, we are currently looking for a Logistics Controller Apprentice to join our team based in South Kirkby, near Doncaster.


Role Responsibilities – Logistic Controller Apprentice:

We are looking to take on a Logistics Controller Apprentice who is excited at the prospect of learning about the logistics industry while gaining hands on experience.

Working hours are based on 40 hours per week (Monday to Friday), with additional hours as and when it is required

The training we provide will enable you to: -

  • Communicate at all levels, appropriately and professionally, building close working relationships with HGV drivers and key customers.

    Be a role model for delivering great service with a confident approach via email and telephone
  • Understand and effectively utilise the functions of the transport systems
  • Ensure that jobs are received, input, and processed accurately and in a timely manner
  • Deal with enquiries promptly to ensure excellent customer service
  • Provide information and updates in a proactive manner between internal departments and the HGV drivers
  • Other general office duties i.e., dealing with incoming telephone queries, filing, scanning, and dealing with any associated departmental tasks

Person Specification – Logistics Controller Apprentice:

  • Competency in Microsoft office
  • Quick learner who can build relationships
  • Motivational with a passion and drive to achieve results
  • Good organisational skills
  • Ability to communicate effectively and in a professional manner
  • Able to demonstrate a proactive approach and ability to work within a team environment.
  • Competent IT skills
  • An organised, adaptable, and personable individual
  • A proactive approach and able to work on own initiative
  • Logistics knowledge and previous traffic office experience would be advantageous

  • Start: Immediately
  • Duration: Full time, Permanent
  • Rate: £12k per year
  • Location: South Kirkby, West Yorkshire, England
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Other
  • Recruiter: i4 Recruitment
  • Tel: 01603415100
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: LWH-6672
  • Posted: 2022-07-29 15:07:32 -

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