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Apprentice Hire Controller

Job Reference SPD/TP/274120/16902

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Number of Positions:
Contract Type:
Full Time (Permanent)
Contract Details:
Working Hours:
07.30 - 16.00
Closing Date:
Job Category:
Region / Division:
Powered Access
Business Unit:
Powered Access

Job Introduction

Speedy are the UK’s leading hire provider with the widest range of tools, specialist hire equipment, plant and support services – everything for every job!

We are looking to recruit an Apprentice Hire Controller to work to work within our Ossett Powered Access depot.  

A Hire Controller is an important part of any depot and you will be on the frontline of operations and customer service.  Building relationships is really important as a Hire Controller coordinates the entire hire process from taking the initial order from a customer, talking to your colleagues in the depot to organise the order, right through to arranging delivery and collection of the equipment for the customer.

As an Apprentice Hire Controller you will study the Level 2 Hire Controller apprenticeship standard and take the end point assessment (EPA).  This takes around 15 months and you will be trained and mentored by our experienced colleagues and our specialist apprenticeship provider.

We have a fantastic Emerging Talent community here at Speedy and lots of apprentices and graduates beginning their careers with us.  To learn more about this, click here.

What are we looking for?
We are looking for Apprentices who:
  • Are willing to develop and be customer focused
  • Have digital and IT skills
  • Can multi-task
  • Have good organisational skills
  • Want to work as part of a team
  • Show good communication skills - both written and verbal
  • Have an interest in engineering/construction/customer service/hire industry
  • Love to learn and expand their knowledge
  • Are willing to embark on apprenticeship qualification
  • Are ambitious and driven
You must hold at least GCSE or equivalent Maths and English Grade 2/Grade E/Level 1 or above in order to be considered for this role.  It would be desirable for you to hold GCSE or equivalent Maths and English Grade 4/Grade C/Level 2 or above.

What Speedy offer:
  • 26 days holiday (plus bank holidays)
  • Discretionary bonus scheme
  • Life assurance
  • Pension Scheme
  • 95% discount on our products
  • Plus other Salary Extras/Discounts
Please be aware Speedy reserves the right to close our vacancies earlier than the listed date if we have received a high level of applications. We would recommend that if you wish to be considered that you complete the application as promptly as possible.

Please be aware that some roles within The Speedy Group UK&I may require a DBS, Credit or Security Clearance Check. The Speedy Group is an equal opportunity employer where we embrace diversity in all of its forms and fostering an inclusive environment for all people to do the best work of their lives with us. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, family or parental status, national origin, veteran, neurodiversity status or disability status. All roles within The Speedy Group require proof of right to work in the UK by the start of employment.