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Apprentice Heavy Vehicle Mechanic Paynes Dairies Limited

To work with and assist a team of skilled mechanics with the service, maintenance and repair of heavy goods vehicles.

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Closing date: 31 Aug 2022

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

    Days of the week: Monday - Friday Start time: 8am Finish: 4.30pm

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    36 months

  • Possible start date

    05 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    25 Feb 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

  • Assist in identifying and fitting of replacement parts for general repairs, servicing, brakes and suspension
  • Develop an understanding of all documentation in the workshop
  • Maintain exceptional housekeeping standards within the workplace at all times
  • Build rapport, develop trust and respect within the workplace and with external parties

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Should have a self-disciplined attitude and a good work ethic
  • Good communication skills

Personal qualities

  • Eager to learn
  • Hardworking
  • Reliable and punctual
  • Have the ability to work within a team

Desired qualifications

GCSEs at grades C/4 or above (or equivalent) in English, Maths & ICT are preferable but not essential

No other qualifications are required as full training will be given

If you do not hold a qualification in Maths & English at level 2, you will be required to do Functional Skills in these subjects prior to the completion of the apprenticeship.

Future prospects

Permanent employment in a busy workshop 

About the employer

Senyap Transport Ltd provide the Service and maintenance of fleet for Paynes Dairies Ltd (sister company)


Paynes Dairies Limited


Bar Lane


YO51 9LS

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Craven College


Sarah Haworth 07769 166906

This is an Advanced Apprenticeship as a Heavy Goods Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician and will include a combination of on and off the job training in the workplace. You will have monthly mentoring and guidance at work from a Craven College Learning & Development Advisor alongside weekly college attendance. After 36 months you will be entered to undertake an End Point Assessment, to complete your Apprenticeship.  

More information on course content and assessment methods will be discussed at interview.

Apprenticeship standard

Heavy vehicle service and maintenance technician

Level 3 (A level)

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