Training Co-ordinator

Bassetts Transport Training
09 Mar 2018
16 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
R G Bassett & Sons Ltd is a leading provider of quality-assured road transport, palletised distribution, specialist warehousing and driver training services to clients throughout the UK. We pride ourselves on the high levels of service that we offer to our valued clients, and look to build lasting relationships which support our customers in their respective businesses. During its 40-years in Business, Bassett’s Transport Training has built an unrivalled reputation within the local area, as a result of the service which we offer to our valued clients throughout our association with them. From the initial phone call or e-mail enquiry, to the booking of theory and practical tests, and the delivery of the practical training, it’s our service which sets us apart from our competitors. Training Co-ordinator – Job Description We have an exciting opportunity for a Training Co-ordinator, to develop new and existing business opportunities for our Driver Training School, plan our training schedule and manage Drivers Hours compliance within our road transport operations. The successful candidate will report to the Training Manager and undertake the following duties: “Selling” our training services to prospective clients, via telephone and email communications and face-to-face meetings, and managing their transition through all aspects of the training programme. Planning our driver training programme and associated duties for three full time LGV Instructors, and co-ordinating vehicle allocations in accordance with the categories of training required. Booking of LGV Practical and Theory Tests with DVSA. Analysis of tachograph datafor 45 LGV Drivers, in accordance with EU Drivers Hours Regulations, and direct follow-up action with the drivers, to ensure full compliance. Driver Licence checks for all prospective candidates. Maintenance of licence and training records for 100 staff employed by RG Bassett & Sons Ltd, including compliance checks and the booking of vocational training. Applicants should have the following key skills: Previous sales and customer service experience, ideally in a transport environment. Excellent communication skills (both verbal and written), with a pleasant telephone manner and the ability to deal positively with confrontation. Good organisational ability and attention to detail. IT literacy and strong administrative skills. Confidence in decision-making and problem solving. A practical knowledge of EU Drivers Hours Regulations and driver licencing would be advantageous, although full training will be given. The hours associated with this role are 08.00 to 17.00hrs, Monday to Friday, with some flexibility of working hours to cover customer requirements. Salary will be commensurate with skills and experience. Full training will be provided to the successful candidate. To apply for this position, please send your CV and a covering letter, explaining why you should be considered for the role to Claire Bassett: For further information please call 01782 371003. _________________________________________________________________________________________ R G Bassett & Sons Ltd Transport House, Tittensor, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire ST12 9HD. T+ 44 (0) 1782 372251 F + 44 (0) 1782 371028 E W