Tapping into Talent – the launch of our zero to class 1 LGV Driver Apprenticeship.

Future Industrial Services are proud to have launched the start of our zero to class 1 LGV driver apprenticeship scheme.
Future Industrial Services tap into talent

Who are we looking for?

We are welcoming applications from anyone over 18 who has the desire, aptitude and the right attitude to become a lorry driver. You must already hold a full car licence and be prepared to take on the challenge of learning to drive a lorry weighing up to 44 tonnes! You must be prepared to spend up to four nights away from home each week living out of the lorry.

What are the benefits?

  • As part of our apprentice training programme, we will pay the full cost of your training and driving tests.
  • Training will be provided by an experienced driver training company registered with the government apprenticeship service so you can be assured of the high standard of training.
  • You will get additional specialised training to transport hazardous waste by road.
  • During training, we will provide you with an hourly rate of pay commensurate with the national minimum wage/living wage for your age.
  • Your hourly rate of pay will increase as you gain driving qualifications and experience and there are excellent opportunities for overtime, with higher rates of pay at weekends.
  • When you have to sleep in the vehicle cab, you will be paid a daily subsistence allowance to buy food.
  • You can earn a performance bonus every six months.
  • You will get 20 days’ holiday, which is paid at an average of your normal earnings plus 8 bank holidays per year.
  • Free life insurance.
  • Uniform and PPE will be provided.
  • All this plus the freedom of the open road!

Current vacancies


We currently have Driver Apprentice vacancies in Devon (Plymouth and Honiton). – contact us now, we can’t wait to hear from you recruitment@futureindustrial.com