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Careers with us

With 23 sites across Engand, Wales and Scotland and over 1,900 employees, we offer a range of fulfilling jobs, unrivalled training, excellent pay, pension and a range of other benefits – plus you get to work with supportive colleagues who have a great team approach, whilst growing your career with one of the largest independent hauliers in the UK.

As our company continues to grow, so does the number of locations we operate in. Whilst we will have opportunities across the UK for apprentices through to LGV Drivers, our main depots are located in North Tawton, Cullompton, Bristol, Plymouth, Shepton Mallet and Minworth.

So, if you have the drive to be the best and want to be part of a flourishing and ambitious company, have a look through our vacancies to see where you could join our winning team.

If you have recently applied for a vacancy via our website and have not heard back from us, please contact our recruitment team.

Contact us: Freephone 0808 168 9048 or [email protected]

 

Lastest vacancies

Apprentice LGV Technician - Shepton Mallet - Shepton Mallet

28.08.2017

At Gregory Distribution, we have a vacancy for an Apprentice LGV Technician to work out of our busy Shepton Mallet depot.    Our Fleet Services Department is responsible for keeping our modern fleet of…

Closing Date - 20 November 2017

28.08.2017

Apprentice LGV Technician - Shepton Mallet

Shepton Mallet


At Gregory Distribution, we have a vacancy for an Apprentice LGV Technician to work out of our busy Shepton Mallet depot.   

Our Fleet Services Department is responsible for keeping our modern fleet of vehicles on the road. This currently consists of over 500 trucks and 700 trailers based at over 20 sites across the UK.

Gregory's pride themselves on their current fleet and you will be working on high spec, 420 bhp Scania trucks. This is a key position within our business and we rely on the expertise and competence of our mechanics to keep our vehicles and trailers on the road. You will therefore need to be flexible and have the ability to work on your own initiative. 

The position involves:

  • To train in all aspects of commercial vehicle maintenance and repair while working as an Apprentice. 

  • You will start of on your Level 3 Apprenticeship, then continue to develop your skills over the durations of the Apprenticeship which will last for at least three years, making you a fully qualified Heavy Goods Vehicle Technician.

  • Gregory Distribution maintains their own fleet of vehicles and you will be working alongside our experienced Technicians.

  • You will gain knowledge of the vehicle systems including, engine, chassis and electrical systems.

  • Gain the understanding and the practical skills required to repair Gregory Distributions fleet and other large vehicles.

  • Learning how to remove and replace components and carry out bench work.

  • To understand all health and safety requirements.

  • You will attend College in block release for 9 academic weeks starting in September 2017.  The College you will be attending is Bridgwater College.

Essential Skills required:

  • Good numeracy and literacy skills.

  • Basic knowledge of computing systems for diagnostic purposes.

  • Excellent communication skills and problem solving.

  • Excellent listening skills and the desire to learn a trade.

  • Have a genuine interest in Heavy Goods Vehicles.

  • GCSE grades at in English and Maths at a minimum of D or equivalent.

  • Good team player.

  • Ability to work to deadlines and under own initiative.

Why Gregory Distribution?

  • Hourly rate of £5.50per hour,

  • Working week – 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday, to be discussed at interview.

  • Leading industry qualifications*

  • Opportunity to develop your career within an expanding business.

  • Excellent holiday allowance and company benefits.

  • Pension and sickness scheme.

  • Childcare voucher scheme.

  • Free parking on site.

  • Strong culture of team work.

Who we are?

With over 20 sites across England, Wales and Scotland and over 1,900 employees, we offer a range of fulfilling jobs, unrivalled training, excellent pay, pension and a range of other benefits – plus you get to work with supportive colleagues who have a great team approach, whilst growing your career with one of the largest independent hauliers in the UK. 

As our company continues to grow, so does the number of locations we operate in.  Whilst we will have opportunities across the UK for Apprentices through to LGV Drivers, our main depots are located in North Tawton, Cullompton, Bristol, Plymouth, Shepton Mallet and Minworth.

So if you have the drive to be the best and want to be a part of a flourishing and ambitious company, apply now for this vacancy.

If you are interested in this position please apply now: https://www.findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk/apprenticeship/-142125

 

Closing Date - 20 November 2017


Apply now