Higher Apprentice Logistics Management

EH42 1SL, Dunbar
05 Mar 2018
05 Apr 2018
Role Type
Apprenticeship, Higher
Start Date

Tarmac, a CRH company, is the UK’s leading sustainable building materials and construction solutions business. Our innovate services and solutions help to deliver the infrastructure needed to grow the economy today and create a more sustainable built environment to support our future prosperity. Our unique combination of people, technology and assets enables us to collaborate with customers to offer unrivalled choice, innovation and flexibility



For over 150 years our name has been synonymous with innovation. Inventions like porous asphalt and self-levelling concrete have helped shape the world we live in. Now we are helping to reshape it, with new solutions to overcome new challenges.



A career at Tarmac isn’t just a job, it’s a chance to shape the world we live in. Our apprenticeship programmes provide relevant, hands on experience, first class learning and development, and outstanding support. Tailor-made for ambitious individuals who are determined to make their mark.



At Tarmac, we believe our people are our business. We offer an extensive range of career


development opportunities and industry-leading rewards. Joining our team as a Higher Apprentice you will be entitled to a competitive basic salary and a great range of benefits including:



  • Bonus scheme


    25 days holiday (plus statutory holidays)


    Contributory pension scheme


    Access to the Tarmac rewards website with discounts on retailers, holidays, etc.


    Training and development opportunities



Who are we looking for?



As our ideal Higher Apprentice  you will need to be enthusiastic, well organised, and self-motivated.



You will be have 5 GCSE’s including English and Maths at Grade c or above


80 UCAS points or equivalent.



What might my 3 year programme entail?



The role of Higher Apprentice Logistics Management will be reporting to the Logistics Manager and form part of the team covering Cement and Lime throughout the area




You will be able to obtain a full overview of the business through a supportive development programme and training within the Cement & Lime Logistics team, as well as developmental project work combined with attendance to college to develop a business and logistic focused academic skill set. You will provide support to the Dunbar Logistics team and the cement customers; be able to develop relationships with key internal and external stakeholders to help the Cement Logistics team develop its planning and logistics focus.Involvement within analytical work, as well as the development of the Logistics business to meet the needs of the market and the customers. Over the course of the programme you will learn our varied product range and the thorough quality control of the goods which are delivered to our customers. Health and Safety is a key part of the culture at Tarmac and you will be taught how this impacts everyday working life and become a role model for our high health & safety standards.  From here your career can take you as far as you want to go.



If you feel you have the skills and experience required to excel in the role of Higher Apprentice, we want to hear from you. Please click APPLY below to register your interest!