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TVDC Transport Trainer

  • Department: Distribution
  • Location: Thatcham
  • Job type: Full Time
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Job reference: VAC- 2351

Our mission remains unchanged: to service the needs and aspirations of our customers and help create new stories, to take pleasure in making marked moments of delight. Whoever our customers are and wherever they come from, they can expect to be treated with grace, courtesy and care.

We are looking for a competent Transport Trainer to deliver vital training to our drivers based at the Thatcham Distribution Centre.

About You

Being pro-active and ensuring you remain up to date with legal requirements, you will be a diligent guide and be able to pass your knowledge onto our team of drivers and provide a compliant training service. You'll be an experienced trainer with great knowledge and a calm, consistent approach.

What to Expect

Providing integral training to all vehicle drivers and MHE users, you will be accustomed with the Operator’s Licence and local authorities in order to successfully deliver compliant training to all drivers. You will develop efficient driver induction and training, ensuring all new drivers are assessed out on the road and are competent in their ability. You will provide regular toolbox talks, written and practical assessments, and keep your knowledge up to date at all times. You will be given the opportunity to gain additional qualifications, and should be self-motivated in your studies.

What is Important

An excellent communicator with strong interpersonal skills, it is important to have excellent time-management skills and the capability to multi-task effectively. You will have a strong work ethic and be a role model to your team.

To succeed in the role you must hold a HGV licence and will benefit from having previous training experience.

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