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Apprenticeship Fork Lift Truck Engineer Cam Fork Lift Trucks Limited

As an apprentice with us you will be trained to be competent to carry out regular servicing, preventative maintenance and repairs on all trucks, to a high standard of finish working in an efficient manner, in our main workshop and out on customer sites.

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Closing date: 25 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


    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 8.00am to 4.30pm

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    3 years

  • Possible start date

    01 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    22 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

The apprentice Vehicle Maintenance Technician will be trained to be responsible for the maintenance and repair of both customers owned equipment and our own extensive hire fleet. Our product range comprises LPG, Diesel and Electric powered machines from 1 tons to 10 tons. We also supply specialist and floor care equipment.

From time to time, the apprentice will work with their assigned mentor at customer premises.

The Key Duties

Your duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Working as part of a team establishing relationships with all work colleagues, trainers and customers, to ensure a safe and productive working environment
  • Attend training courses as required
  • Assist in the regular servicing, preventative maintenance and repairs on all trucks.
  • Fault finding and inspections
  • Assist your mentor in any tasks or duties that are required
  • Undertake any other duties that may be required in line with the level of responsibility of the post
  • To observe and comply with all policies and procedures, such as health and safety at work and continually encourage customer care
  • To complete all tasks including written work within the timescales provided

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • The ideal candidate will have a good problem solving ability
  • Be willing to work as part of a team as well as using their own initiative and be flexible and adaptable

Personal qualities

  • You will need to be honest, enthusiastic and motivated and have a keen interest in this area

Desired qualifications

Maths & English at Grade C/4 or above is preferred.

Future prospects

For the right candidate there will be the opportunity for progression and a career within the organisation.

Things to consider

You will need to help out with basic housekeeping duties.

About the employer

We are a team of specialists with a wealth of combined industry knowledge who know the right materials handling solution for you. Associated with forklifts, however our expertise goes so much further. From industrial floor care machinery to our recent expansion into providing storage systems via "CAM Handling Solutions".  This progressive expansion has lead CAM to create an unparalleled insight into our customers' needs. Furthermore our expansion means that we can offer the complete materials handling package. Through partnerships with major brands such as TCM Forklift, Combilift and Hako Cleaning Machines, we take advantage of global power to deliver you local strength.


Cam Fork Lift Trucks Limited



Clay Street


S9 2PF

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by F-TEC FORKLIFT TRAINING ENGINEERING CENTRE LTD


Katherine Roberts 01793686182

As an Apprentice you will work towards achieving a nationally recognised apprenticeship in Lift Truck and Powered Access Engineering Technician. This is a 3-year programme with the possible opportunity for a permanent role at the end of the Apprenticeship.

The training aspect will comprise of on-and-off-the-job training managed by F-TEC Limited (Forklift Engineering Training Centre). The off-the-job training will be held at the F-TEC training centre which you will attend 5 weeks per year, staying overnight from Sunday to Friday. Whilst staying away all your travel, accommodation and food expenses will be paid.

Functional skills if needed.

Apprenticeship standard

Lift truck and powered access engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)

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