About the Transport Industry

The Transport and Travel industry is an essential part of the day to day functioning of the UK with many people using public transport on a daily basis.

Millions of passengers are transported throughout the UK and overseas by air, coach, road, water and rail every year. This creates a wide range of exciting career opportunities in a range of locations such as airports, train and coach stations as well as canal boats, cruise ships and ferries.

Some careers in transportation require higher education while others offer on the job training, the key to success within the industry is customer service, being able to meet customer demands. Delivering a good service involves many different aspects from engineering to planning routes, driving passengers and entertaining travelers.

There are many different career options available from Air Traffic Controller to Taxi Driver have a look to see if anything interests you!

Did You Know?
The Port of Ipswich has been in operation since Saxon times, but now it is mostly visited for its food, drink, live music and river trips.

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Warehousing Apprenticeship : International Export Supplies Limited
Closing Date:
2nd January 2020
Salary:
£238.31
Location:
Needham Market, Suffolk
Interex is a young friendly company based in Needham Market in newly built open plan offices and warehouse. They have an exciting opportunity for an apprentice to join the team.
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Trainee Mainline Driver
Closing Date:
31st December 2019
Salary:
£23,543 - £29,332 (Depending on Location)
Location:
Norwich, Norfolk
Be part of something rewarding, by joining Greater Anglia you’ll be helping our customers get from A to B. With a staff of over 2,500, we operate a busy commuter service from London Liverpool Street to destinations across the east of England.
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Trainee Depot Driver's
Closing Date:
31st December 2019
Salary:
£24,448 - £29,195 (Depending on Location)
Location:
Norwich, Norfolk
Be part of something rewarding, by joining Greater Anglia you’ll be helping our customers get from A to B. With a staff of over 2,500, we operate a busy commuter service from London Liverpool Street to destinations across the east of England.
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Apprentice Body Shop Painter/Panel Beater
Location:
Bury St Edmunds and Haverhill, Suffolk
Drive Vauxhall in Bury and Haverhill are seeking a young person to train as a Body shop Technician Entry requirements include grade C (4) in English and Maths Competent use of IT equipment Motivation and enthusiasm and a full UK driving Licence Apprenticeshi...
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St Eds Skills Fair 2019
Location:
Norwich, Norfolk
Join us at our Springtime Skills Fair and learn about a range of different industries with job opportunities to both interest and challenge you. Throughout the day there will be a chance to meet and talk to education establishments and alternative providers of...
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Trainee Bus & Coach Drivers
Location:
Mendlesham, Suffolk
We want to find the next generation of Bus and Coach Drivers and train you to achieve your professional PCV licence. You will need to possess a clean Category B licence and be able to pass the relevant medical test and qualify for a professional Category D lic...
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