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!

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Apprentice Business Administrator
Closing Date:
31st May 2019
Salary:
£157.50 - £225.00
Location:
Thetford, Norfolk
This is an exciting role working in a fast-paced environment, with a friendly team. There is the opportunity to learn all aspects of Business Administration. The role will be filled with a variety of different duties which will enable you to discover your full...
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Vehicle Technician
Closing Date:
1st July 2019
Salary:
To be confirmed
Location:
Bressingham, nr Diss, Norfolk
Wyatt Engineering are a small independent vehicle repair workshop working on all makes of cars and light commercials All aspects of car and light commercial maintenance, servicing and MOT work, including diagnostics To apply please send your CV by email to wya...
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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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DAF Heavy Vehicle Apprenticeship
Closing Date:
30th May 2019
Salary:
£156 per week
Location:
Great Blakenham, Ipswich
Working alongside qualified technicians who will be dealing with all aspects of the maintenance and repair of heavy vehicles. DAF are the current market leader and offer an award winning apprenticeship programme
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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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