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Apprentice HGV Technician COLLINS EARTHWORKS LIMITED

Collins Earthworks (Transport) Limited are looking for someone who has a keen interest in starting their career as a HGV Technician Apprentice. Working with a mentor you will be training to become a fully qualified HGV Technician.

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Closing date: 10 Dec 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £200.00

  • Working week

    Days and working hours TBC

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    3 years

  • Possible start date

    31 Jan 2022

  • Date posted

    6 days ago

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001794806

  • Positions

    1 available

Duties will include:

  • Performing major and minor repairs to heavy goods vehicles, trailers and other vehicles in the company fleet
  • Performing regular inspection and general preventative maintenance services such as tyre rotation, oil changes
  • Identifying repairs required through wear & tear
  • Liaise with transport personnel to order parts
  • Maintaining inventory in the workshop
  • General housekeeping
  • Working with repair teams to help diagnose and plan repairs for the vehicles
  • Maintaining records of vehicles that have been repaired or handled
  • Providing repair services to clients on the road in case of emergencies
  • Completing relevant documentation and paperwork as required
  • Working towards Level 3 Heavy Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician qualification
  • Understand and demonstrate the importance of health and safety in the workplace
  • Comply with organisational safety, policies and procedures

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Organisational skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • Logical
  • Ability to work in a team or alone

Personal qualities

  • Initiative
  • Patience

Desired qualifications

Grade 4/C in maths and English or equivalent qualifications are desirable (applicants who do not meet the criteria above will be assessed by a college representative and complete further maths and English diagnostics).

Future prospects

On the successful completion of the apprenticeship, you will be a fully qualified Heavy Vehicle Technician where the career prospects are excellent.

Things to consider

The wage shown is based on a candidate aged 16-18. Candidates that are 18+ will have £8.00PH and will have overtime and shift allowance.


About the employer

Collins Earthworks (Transport) Limited run a modern, mixed range of haulage vehicle to cater for our clients demands including 8 wheeled tippers, arctic tippers, road sweepers and aggregate ejector trailers.

Employer

COLLINS EARTHWORKS LIMITED

Address

Unit 2B

Bentinck Workshops

Park Lane

Nottingham

NG17 9LE

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Training

Training provider

STEPHENSON COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Stephenson College

Contact

Maddie Wood mwood@smbgroup.ac.uk

Level 3 Heavy Vehicle service and maintenance technician. 

  • Functional Skills Level 2 (if applicable)
  • Block release at SMB Group, Stephenson College campus, Coalville, Leicestershire

Apprenticeship standard

Heavy vehicle service and maintenance technician

Level 3 (A level)


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