Level 2 LGV Driver
Our Level 2 LGV Driver apprenticeship is designed to set you up for success as a Class 2 LGV driver at Co-op. It won’t cost you a penny to get your licence, and you’ll pick up plenty more than just driving skills.Explore live jobs
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What happens on the programme?
You’ll train while doing a proper driver’s job from day one, working alongside a trainer. After getting your licence in the first three months, you’ll get to grips with all the health and safety, regulation and customer service side of the role. We’ll help you to develop communication skills and introduce you to the latest technology affecting the logistics industry.
Choose your career path
A career with Co-op in logistics could take you in any number of different directions including warehouse management, transport, supply chain or one of our support roles.
- Warehouse colleague or LGV driver
- Team manager
- Shift manager
- Warehouse manager
Warehouse colleague or LGV driverAs a warehouse colleague you’ll be responsible for moving products around the warehouse – picking items our stores have ordered and loading the delivery vehicles. Our LGV Drivers are responsible for getting products to our stores when our customers need them. Whichever role you choose you’ll find plenty of opportunities to learn new skills and build a career in logistics.
Team managerLeading a team in one of our warehouse departments, you’ll be responsible for running the operation in your area while on shift. As a team manager there’s lots of variety making every day different. From managing reports and safety, to supporting your team to achieve their targets, team managers play a key role in keeping the Co-op supply chain moving.
Shift managerAs a shift manager at Co-op you’ll be responsible for leading the full operation of your department while on shift. From coaching and training your team to managing costs and budgets while meeting tight deadlines, it’s a big challenge. But it’s also a rewarding role with plenty of opportunities to develop your career as a Co-op leader in logistics and beyond.
Warehouse managerAs a warehouse manager you’ll be responsible for overseeing all warehouse operations, from the moment a product arrives at the depot to when it leaves for stores. You’ll lead over 600 colleagues and as a senior leader in the depot you’ll also get involved in national projects and work closely with leaders from other Co-op sites. It’s a big job, but with lots of variety and challenge on offer, you’ll find plenty of opportunities to develop your skills and grow as Co-op leader.
What’s in it for you?
Alongside the opportunity to secure a permanent driver role once you’ve got your licence, this programme has benefits for your earning potential. You’ll get a decent salary with regular reviews, plus premiums for backshifts and nights. You’re guaranteed 40 hours per week during the programme itself, but we’re also setting you up for a long-term career: 20% of your working hour are dedicated to learning. With the experience you gain on the job and coaching from your personal mentor, you’ll start seeing your route to becoming a transport expert at Co-op, on the road and in the depot.
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