If you’re are and looking for the right start to a great future, CEMEX UK is the right place for you. CEMEX is the UK’s No1 construction materials supplier and one of the country’s leading manufacturers of building products. Right now we have some of the most exciting opportunities around for young people who want practical experience while training for an LGV Driving career.
Our 12 month Apprenticeship Programme is designed to give you all the skills you’ll need to succeed. From day one you will learn what CEMEX and Logistics is all about; you will gain hands-on experience of driving an LGV vehicle; develop skills and extend your knowledge of customer service and health & safety, as well as gain a nationally recognised Level 2 (QCF) qualification in Driving Goods Vehicles and a category C licence to drive a rigid vehicle or C+E licence to drive a Cement Tanker. This all makes time spent with CEMEX, time well spent.
We are looking to recruit 18 apprentices to this years programme:-
12 Aggregate Tipper DGV Apprentices
(= 2 x Doveholes Quarry, 1 x Shap Quarry, 1 x Divet Hill Quarry, 1 x Selby Depot, 1 x Bradwell Quarry, 1 x Flixton Quarry, 1 x Angerstein Wharf, 1 x Datchet Quarry, 1 x Birmingham Depot, 1 x Lincoln Depot and 1 x Wickwar Quarry) and 6 x Cement Tanker DGV Apprentices )
6 within Cement Tanker DGV Apprentices
(= 3 x Rugby Cement Plant, 2 x South Ferriby Cement Plant, 1 x Tilbury Cement Terminal)
The programme is run in association with our apprentice training
provider, Systems Training, and offers a professional framework to
a nationally recognised Apprenticeship Level 2 (QCF) qualification in Driving Goods Vehicles and an LGV category C or C+E licence and the role of LGV Driver within CEMEX
We will be looking for candidates who hold a category B driving
licence, clean of penalty points, together with a good level of Maths
& English, proficiency in information technology and understand the
importance of work place Health & Safety and Customer Service.
Academic achievement isn’t all we’re looking for – commitment,
enthusiasm and initiative are key to this development role.
What CEMEX asks of you...
• to hold a category B car driving licence, clean of penalty points
• to have a good level of Math’s & English, preferably GCSE level A-C
• be proficient in information technology
• and understand the importance of work placed Health & Safety and Customer Service
…and what you can expect in return
To keep our side of the bargain, we make sure our Apprentices receive:-
• comprehensive training throughout the programme
• a benefits package that’s second to none; a starting salary of £14,000 per year, 23 days holiday and pension scheme
• a real commitment of full time LGV Driving job within our Logistics team at the end of the programme
Academic achievement isn’t all were looking for – your maturity, dedication and attitude are also important. It’s certainly a challenge, but if you’re ready to learn and can prove to us that you can work as effectively within a team as you can on your own, you’re probably well on the way to an exciting opportunity with us.