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Heavy Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician Apprenticehip Level 3 Maurice Hill Transport Ltd

Remit is recruiting on behalf of Maurice Hill Transport Ltd who have a fantastic opportunity for an enthusiastic individual to kick start their career and join their skilled team as a Heavy Vehicle Technician. If you are interested, apply now!

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

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Closing date: 12 Nov 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £220.00

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 8.00am - 5.00pm, & flexible Saturday 8.00am - 12.00pm

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    36 months

  • Possible start date

    22 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    15 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001738769

  • Positions

    2 available

Maurice Hill Ltd are a local Heavy Vehicle specialist known for our excellent customer service and high working standards. We are currently looking to expand our team of skilled technicians.

As an Apprentice you will work alongside a team of experienced Technicians, where you will learn to maintain and repair vehicles that are heavier than 3.5 tonnes.

The role of a Heavy Vehicle Technician falls into three main responsibilities:

  • Servicing and working to guidelines to ensure a vehicle is running at optimum performance
  • Maintenance and replacing parts that have wear and tear before they fail
  • Repair and diagnosing the reason for vehicle failure and fixing the problem

The techniques and daily responsibilities you will learn will include:

  • Using diagnostic, mechanical and electrical measuring equipment to investigate vehicle faults and identify their underlying causes
  • Inspecting and preparing customers vehicles ready for mechanical work
  • Removing, repairing or replacing components to the correct specification
  • Contributing to a safe working environment, by working within Health and Safety processes
  • Admin and customer service duties that include updating job cards and providing quotations and estimations

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

No skills are required as we will provide all the training needed for the role, just bring your enthusiasm and a willingness to learn.

Personal qualities

We want to identify those people that are ambitious and demonstrate a willingness to learn, who are excited by the prospect of working in the automotive industry and want to become experts in their technical field.

Key personal skills to demonstrate include:

  • A willingness to learn
  • Mechanical interest
  • Personal responsibility and resilience
  • Problem Solving

Desired qualifications

  • Ideally, you will hold Grade 3/B or equivalent in GCSE English and maths

Future prospects

  • On successful completion of your Level 3 apprenticeship along with functional skills in Maths and English (where required) you will be a fully qualified Heavy Vehicle Technician with the skills to continue your career in the industry

Things to consider

  • Technicians normally work 40 hours a week, typically from Monday to Friday. During busy periods it may be required to also work Saturdays with a day off in the week

About the employer

Maurice Hill Transport Limited is a family owned and run road haulage company, which was established in 1960 by Maurice Hill as an owner-driver working mainly in the agriculture sector. The company now includes the second generation of the Hill family and continues to grow each year. Maurice Hill Transport are now a SILVER FORS accredited member.

Employer

Maurice Hill Transport Ltd

Address

Lowmoor Road, Wolsey Drive

Nottingham

NG17 7JR

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Training

Training provider

REMIT GROUP LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Remit Ltd

Contact

Steve Johnson

This is a Heavy Vehicle Maintenance Technician Apprenticeship Standard, delivered by Remit Group. Training is delivered in the workplace and on block release at the Remit Academy in Derby. This means you will be required to stay in a hotel for 15 separate weeks (Mon - Fri) over the duration of the programme.

All associated costs for training are met by the employer and there will be no cost to you. You will also be assigned a dedicated Development Coach who will visit you every 4-6 weeks at the workplace, giving 1-2-1 information, advice and guidance.

As a result, you will receive the following qualification:

  • Heavy Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard
  • Functional Skills in English & maths (if required)

Apprenticeship standard

Heavy vehicle service and maintenance technician

Level 3 (A level)


Employer's Application Instructions

Please click on the link below to apply

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

Apply now

Closing date: 12 Nov 2021