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Heavy Goods Service and Maintenance Apprentice Technician (33917) Castlecroft Garage

A fantastic opportunity has arisen at Castle Croft Motors. They need an apprentice HGV mechanic to join the team in their busy workshop in Bury keeping their Fleet of vehicles on the road.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 15 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £172.00

    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Days and shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    3 years

  • Possible start date

    25 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    11 Jun 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001722708

  • Positions

    1 available

A normal day would include:

  • Keeping the workshop clean and tidy
  • Using the tools and equipment used in vehicle maintenance and repair
  • Learning safe working procedures in the workshop
  • Assisting other technicians with their work whilst receiving on the job training
  • Learning how to service a vehicle and safely remove and replace engine, chassis, electrical and transmission components
  • Learning simple and complex fault diagnosis and repairs on engine, chassis, transmission, and electrical systems

What you could go on to do:

You could go on to progress to become an HGV MOT Tester with the company after completing the apprenticeship.

How you will be supported:

Full training and support will be provided by The Growth Company to help you achieve your apprenticeship and reach your full potential in your role.

What will happen next:

New applicants to The Growth Company who meet any basic entry requirements of the role will be contacted within two working days to be invited to meet a member of our team. You will then have the opportunity to find out:

  • More about this vacancy and any others you are suitable for
  • Any training you need to complete
  • What the next steps will be

How you could get there:

If you would be catching public transport for this role, visit the Journey Planner on www.tfgm.com to see how you would get there and how long it would take.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills

Personal qualities

  • Punctuality
  • Reliability
  • Honesty
  • A willing attitude to working and learning
  • To have a keen and genuine interest in the automotive trade some knowledge and some understanding of HGV maintenance and repair

Desired qualifications

GCSEs at grades C/4 or above (or equivalent) in maths and English.

Future prospects

Possible progression within the company and progression onto the next level apprenticeship.


About the employer

At Castlecroft Motors we provide a quality service at very honest rates, with no compromise on workmanship and results. They understand how important your Business is to you and wherever possible, they operate a same day service so they may keep their fleet of vehicles on the road at all times.

Employer

Castlecroft Garage

Address

Castlecroft Road

Bury

BL9 0LN

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Training

Training provider

The Growth Company

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Skills Solutions Ltd

Level 3 Heavy Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Level 2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)

Apprenticeship standard

Heavy vehicle service and maintenance technician

Level 3 (A level)


Employer's Application Instructions

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 15 Oct 2021