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Depot Compliance Apprentice

The Tess Group
DY4 7UJ, Tipton
£12,000.00 Annually
Closing date
14 Oct 2021

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Depot Compliance Apprentice Dpd Brief overview of the role To ensure that the processes that support the depot are maintained to a standard of excellence and operated in line with company policy. To support the DQM by providing an administrative service in the areas of depot compliance.

Apprenticeship summary

  • Working week
  • Monday - Friday, hours TBC
  • Total hours per week: 40.00
  • Annual wage £12,000.00
  • Expected duration 18 months
  • Apprenticeship level Higher Level Apprenticeship
  • Positions 1 available

Vacancy description

Key Tasks/Areas of responsibility:

Fleet Support:

  •  Administer the stocks of uniforms and audit uniform standards across the depot.
  • Assist in the completion of daily vehicle checks
  • Carry out vehicle weight checks on a scheduled and ad-hoc basis
  • Conduct ID Badge audits and place orders where applicable

Ops Office Support:

  • Support the Saturn Management processes
  • Answer telephone calls and provide support to drivers, customers and consumers
  • Assist Shift Managers with the allocation/booking of collections
  • Liaise with visitors & contractors ensuring the relevant H&S and Security paperwork is completed

Goods on Hold Support:

  • Assist with depot collections & customer enquiries
  • Assist with the completion of parcel & content searches

DQM/OM Support:

  • Support in the maintenance of DPD Training Academy users
  • Assist with the maintenance of depot compliance folders
  • Conduct analysis of depot compliance and report back to DQM/OM
  • Carry out such other duties as may reasonably be requested by Line Management

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Familiar with Google Workspace (GMail/GSheet)
  • Independently motivated, with the ability to take on tasks and duties without immediate direction
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to communicate effectively at all levels
  • High attention to detail to produce accurate and quality work

Personal qualities

Demonstrate the core DPD DNA values of Passion, Respect, Honesty, Flexibility, Hard Work and Accountability

Desired qualifications

4 GCSEs at grade 4/C or above (or equivalent qualifications).

Future prospects

The opportunity to progress your career within the business.

Things to consider

Rates of Pay: for each year of apprenticeship based on a percentage of a skilled salary.

The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide (ANMW):

About the employer

Dpd Disability Confident

Employer is not registered as Disability Confident


DPD is one of the fastest growing express parcel delivery companies in the UK, with a turnover of £1.9 billion. As a multi award-winning company that has been voted the nation’s favourite parcel carrier for eight years running, we have a very clear strategy to support our enviable position. We will deliver the best service, use the best technology, recruit and retain the best people in the industry and be the UK's most sustainable delivery company.

Address Unit 7-8

Vaughan Trading Estate

Sedgley Road East




Training provider The Tess Group


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Training to be provided

The apprentice will complete the Level 3 Improvement Technician qualification.

Apprenticeship standard Improvement specialist

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