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Apprentice HGV Mechanic J C BALLS & SONS LIMITED

J C Balls & Sins Limited are looking to recruit 2 Apprentice HGV Mechanics. You will be helping to inspect, service and maintain our fleet of tipper lorries, along with helping to clean and maintain the workshop.

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

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Closing date: 29 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 - Thursday 8am - 4:30pm Friday 8am - 3:30pm

    Total hours per week: 39.00

  • Expected duration

    3 years

  • Possible start date

    01 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    30 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

Duties will include:

  • Inspecting HGVs
  • Maintaining HGVs 
  • Servicing HGVs
  • Helping to clean the workshop 
  • Helping others with their duties 
  • Preparing vehicles for MOT

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

No skills specified, training will be given.

Personal qualities

Be able to work within a team and be willing to work hard and to deadlines. 

Desired qualifications

English and maths GCSE to a good standard. 

Future prospects

To become a full qualified HGV mechanic. 

Things to consider

Must have own transport (due to the nature of the role).

About the employer

We are a family run plant hire and excavation company. We run a large fleet of lorries, plant and vans.




JC Balls & Sons

Midland Industrial Estate


DE56 2HX

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Stephenson College


Advanced Heavy Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician Standard.

  • Block release Stephenson campus
  • Functional skills if necessary 
  • On-the-job training 
  • Off-the-job training 

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: 29 Oct 2021