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IVECO Heavy Vehicle Technician Apprenticeships HAYNES TRUCKS LIMITED

Remit are currently recruiting for Haynes Trucks who are currently looking for a Heavy Vehicle Technician Apprentice to join their existing IVECO team. Could this be the role you have been looking for? Apply now!

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

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Closing date: 29 Jan 2022

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, hours TBC

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    36 months

  • Possible start date

    30 Jan 2022

  • Date posted

    14 Sep 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001765084

  • Positions

    1 available

As part of the IVECO Heavy Vehicle Apprenticeship Programme, you will have the opportunity to gain new skills and knowledge whilst carrying out maintenance and repairs on heavy vehicles in the workplace, this will include mechanical, pneumatic, hydraulic and electrical vehicle systems.

You will also receive excellent training at Remit's state-of-the-art Automotive Academy to further develop your new skills and knowledge to the next level.

Roles and Responsibilities include:

  • Learning the fundamentals of Heavy Vehicle technologies - Heavy Vehicle chassis, engine, fuels, transmissions, hydraulic and air braking, electrical systems and testing
  • You will be trained on how to: Service, Maintain and Repair trucks
  • Set up accessories and specific equipment on the vehicles
  • Ensure appropriate work logs are kept for all vehicles, all job cards and service sheets are completed in a timely manner
  • Working alongside a qualified Technician/Mentor learning how to carry out repairs according to industry procedures in a safe and responsible manner

As a Heavy Vehicle Apprentice, you will gain an understanding and knowledge of the following:

  • The fundamentals of Heavy Vehicle technologies including; Heavy Vehicle chassis design, engine, fuels, transmissions, electrical (12/24v), air-conditioning, hydraulic and air braking, air suspension systems etc.
  • How to service, inspect and maintain vehicles to the expected standards and the importance of safety inspection and maintenance schedules
  • The types and associated characteristics of Heavy Vehicles and their configurations and applications
  • Diagnosing principles and logical problem solving techniques related to Heavy Vehicles

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

As a technician, you will often be working as part of a team, so good communication and being able to follow instructions would be good skills to have.

Personal qualities

  • You will need to demonstrate a strong passion for the industry and a real curiosity in finding out how things work
  • Being a heavy vehicle technician involves manual labour and requires a reasonable level of physical strength and stamina. It is important that technicians always use personal protective equipment (PPE) and follow safety procedures

Desired qualifications

  • No previous automotive qualifications are required
  • If you have achieved a level 2 or level 3 in a similar field, you may not be eligible for this apprenticeship
  • Minimum of GCSE (or equivalent) grades of 9-3/A*-D in English and maths

Future prospects

Acorn Trucks believe in providing an extensive, high quality Apprenticeship which gives their Apprentices the opportunity to advance, succeed and fulfill their ambitions for a career in the motor industry.

Things to consider

Closing Dates: Please submit your application along with your CV as soon as possible to avoid disappointment; we reserve the right to close vacancies prior to the published closing date if we receive a sufficient number of applications.


About the employer

Whatever your business needs, Haynes Trucks has the solution, with the right models and price packages to suit your business requirements. What's more, because we are Kent's foremost Iveco dealer you can be sure of unparalleled service throughout our team. We also supply the complete range of CNG & LNG Gas Powered Vans and Trucks from Iveco.

Premier quality used vehicles:

Our range of options doesn't only cover new vehicles, we also have exciting offers on a wide range of both Iveco and other makes of used vehicles. If you have a particular requirement please ask our used vehicle department to try to source the right vehicle for you.

Employer

HAYNES TRUCKS LIMITED

Address

73-74

Ellingham Way

Ashford

TN23 6JU

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Training

Training provider

REMIT GROUP LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Remit Ltd

Contact

Matthew Nightingale

This is an IVECO Heavy Vehicle Service & Maintenance Manufacturer Apprenticeship programme, delivered by Remit Group.

Awarding Body: Institute of the Motor Industry (IMI).

Training is delivered in the workplace and on block release at Remit's IVECO dedicated Academy in Derby. This means you will be required to stay in a hotel for 15 separate weeks (Monday - Friday) 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 either in the workplace or remotely via Microsoft Teams, giving 1-2-1 advice and guidance to help you achieve the following IMI qualifications:

  • Heavy Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician Level 3
  • Functional Skills Level 2 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.

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Closing date: 29 Jan 2022