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Date Added: Fri 10/09/2021

Depot Compliance Apprentice

West Midlands (County), UK
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Job Type: Apprenticeship, FullTime

Salary: £12000/annum

Depot Compliance Apprentice


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.

Applications for apprenticeship

Closing date

30 Sep 2021

Apprenticeship summary

Working week

Monday - Friday, hours TBC

Total hours per week: 40.00

Annual wage


Expected duration

18 months

Possible start date

01 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship level

Higher Level Apprenticeship

Reference number

VAC(phone number removed)


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

About the employer



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.


Unit 7-8

Vaughan Trading Estate

Sedgley Road East


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