Traffic Office Apprentice

MF Freeman Group is a dynamic, family-owned group of companies based in the south west with a heritage spanning more than 50 years.  We operate a portfolio of divisions across residential and commercial property development, contracting and civils, plant hire, farming, forestry, strategic land and leisure.  Our mission is ‘Building for a better future’.  We strive to operate as a high-performance business and a learning-empowered organisation, which ensures the products and services we provide are of the highest quality.  Through commitment and innovation, we believe in making a difference and continuing the growth of our business through investments in infrastructure, facilities, training and, most importantly, our people.

 

The role

We are recruiting for a Traffic Office Apprentice to provide support to our Plant Division.  The Apprenticeship is work-based and will provide the successful candidate with the necessary skills and knowledge to function in the role of supply chain traffic office clerk.  Aspects of the role include:

  • Communicating with customers / colleagues (including those working remotely, third party carriers, agencies and other organisations).
  • Delivering excellent customer service to customers and colleagues, including identifying customer / colleague needs and responding appropriately.
  • Keeping up to date with any changes in legislation, processes and technology that affect the role.
  • Taking ownership and responsibility for own safety and that of others at all times.
  • Showing personal commitment to minimising the effect of work activities on the environment; making recommendations for improvement where relevant.

 

The candidate:

The successful candidate will have a minimum education standard equivalent to GCSE English grade 3-2 (D-E) be competent using IT and possess good written and verbal communication skills.  It would be a distinct advantage to be well organised, enthusiastic and have a keen interest in working within the construction industry.  

 

The package:

As well as working for an award winning Company, the Apprenticeship is a pathway to progression into supervisory and managerial posts with fully supported learning opportunities.  For the duration of the Apprenticeship, the individual will receive the National Minimum Wage appropriate to their age.  

To apply, email your CV and covering letter to info@mffreeman.co.uk