Job Title: Fleet Assistant
Location: Reading, Berkshire, GB, RG7 3AE
Compensation: £20,000 to £23,000 + Benefits
Role Type: Full time / Permanent
Job ID: SF44626
We have a fantastic opportunity for a Fleet Assistant to work within a luxury state of the art, purpose-built facility for the Reading BMW Training Academy, one of the leading manufacturers within the UK. As a Fleet Assistant you'll be responsible for the preparation and movement of all training fleet vehicles. This is a great opportunity to be part of a valued team and develop a future career with Babcock International.
Babcock International Group is a FTSE 250 business and is the UK's leading engineering support services organisation.
Our Skills & Learning business is one of the UK's largest private sector providers of vocational and skills training. We work in partnership major employers across the Service and Engineering sectors to help develop their people.
Who we are looking for?
You'll have great attention to detail, the ability to manoeuvre various types of vehicles with confidence, as well as great organisation skills, in order to prioritise your workload effectively.
What will you be doing?
The role involves:
* Prepare all Academy fleet vehicles, including valeting, fueling, and positioning to meet training requirements
* Movement of fleet vehicles across site
* Basic visual inspection of vehicles upon delivery
* Maintain fleet when not in use- fuel, battery levels and security.
The experience you'll bring
* Full UK driving license, with the ability to drive all vehicle types, and have no prior convictions
* Valeting experience is desirable
* Basic valeting knowledge
* Experience of valeting procedures
* Basic Microsoft Office Skills - excel basic skills
* Ability to communicate effectively
Should you be successful and invited to interview you will be required to complete a criminal declaration form. Please note this does not disqualify you from the role.
What a role with Babcock offers?
* Generous holiday entitlement
* Competitive money purchase pension scheme with life assurance
* Share ownership scheme
* Access to make a difference for a sustainable environment for future
* A tailored personal development and training programme.
* Autonomy. Trusted and empowered to deliver and be your best.
About Babcock Training
With a rich history of service excellence, Babcock is a trusted name across the training and apprenticeships market. We have an enviable track record in delivering intelligent and compelling workforce development solutions and are one of the UK's largest and most reputable training providers.
Our solutions range from bespoke, employer-led apprenticeship programmes to pioneering digital simulations and we work closely with all of our customers to reflect their organisational needs. Supporting both private and public sector businesses, a customer focused solution is at the heart of who we are, consistently putting the employer brand at the forefront of programme design.
As one of the UK's largest apprenticeship providers, we offer apprenticeships at multiple levels in engineering with particular expertise in the rail, automotive, nuclear and energy industries as well as the British Army and Emergency Services. We also deliver apprenticeships across retail, hospitality, active leisure, adult care, automotive, business, customer service, early years care and warehousing sectors.
Having delivered apprenticeships for over 20 years we have developed an enviable reputation across the marketplace, delivering high quality solutions for employers and apprentices alike.
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All applications should be made online.
We are committed to building an inclusive culture and strive to attract talent who thrive in an inclusive and flexible working environment. If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please let us know and will respond in a way that best fits your specific needs.
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Closing Date: 27th June 2022