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Apprentice HGV Vehicle Technician AJB PLANT AND COMMERCIALS LTD

We are looking for an enthusiastic Apprentice HGV Motor Mechanic to join our growing team. You will learn all aspects of heavy vehicle maintenance with both on and off the job training with industry professionals.

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Closing date: 27 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

    Monday - Friday, times to be confirmed

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    36 months

  • Possible start date

    09 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    30 Jun 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001731876

  • Positions

    1 available

This is a great opportunity for anyone interested in HGV maintenance and repairs, your duties will include:

  • Working with experienced technicians to learn HGV maintenance processes and how to diagnose problems
  • Assisting with vehicle safety checks including servicing, brakes, emissions and testing specialist equipment
  • Be keen to develop mechanical and electrical skills, and learn how to use diagnostic equipment
  • Take an active role in workshop health and safety and housekeeping
  • Keep working area in a clean and safe condition, dispose of displaced material, fluids, packaging etc. into receptacles provided

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • You should enjoy practical and mechanical activities, be able to work as part of a team
  • Be good at technical activities and possess a high degree of attention to detail
  • Have good time management
  • Good problem solving skills
  • Flexibility to undertake a wide range of tasks

Personal qualities

  • You must want to work hard and be a fast learner
  • Hardworking
  • Pay attention to detail
  • Have a methodical approach
  • Have a keen interest in motor vehicles

Desired qualifications

Applicants will need a minimum of 3 GCSEs at grade 4 and above (A*-C grades) including in English and Mathematics based subjects or equivalent qualifications.

Future prospects

Possible full-time permanent position.

Things to consider

You must have a reliable method of transport to get to both work (Lincoln) and day release College (Scunthorpe).


About the employer

With over 40 years combined experience in the industry, trust AJB to provide the highest standard of mechanical servicing, repair and maintenance. Since our establishment in 2010, we have grown rapidly over the recent years to become a well-respected contact in the haulage and plant sector, whilst remaining a family run business at heart.

Employer

AJB PLANT AND COMMERCIALS LTD

Address

The Foundry

Station Road

Lincoln

LN3 5BD

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Training

Training provider

DN COLLEGES GROUP

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by North Lindsey College

Contact

Sharron Eskesen Sharron.eskesen@northlindsey.ac.uk

You will receive both on and off the job training to undertake the Level 3 Heavy Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician apprenticeship standard.

Apprenticeship standard

Heavy vehicle service and maintenance technician

Level 3 (A level)


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