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Heavy Vehicle Technician Maintenance Apprenticeship R H COMMERCIAL VEHICLES LTD

This is a fantastic opportunity to train and become qualified as an HGV Technician, learning all aspects of repair and maintenance with RH Commercials in Leicester, LE7 4UZ

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

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Closing date: 24 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,004.80

    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 to Friday

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    04 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    14 Jun 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000055335

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

There is a lot involved in keeping HGVs on the road, so you will gain a full understanding of the importance of 6-week checks, Operators (O) licence’s and legal obligations and as a Technician apprentice, you will receive training to the manufacturer and DVSAs standard The Heavy Vehicle Technician’s job falls into three main categories: • Servicing – regular preventive checks • Maintenance – replacing any parts showing signs of wear and tear • Repairs – repair or replacing anything damaged or faulty

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

Training is delivered in the workplace and on block release to Remit’s Automotive Academy in Derby. There are a total of 15 x 1 week blocks over the 3 year programme. The costs of hotel accommodation, food and travel are met by the employer and there will be no cost to you. You will also receive 1-2-1 support from your Development Coach to help you achieve: • IMI Heavy Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician Level 3 • Functional Skills Level 2 in English & Maths (if required)

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

As an apprentice, you will be a full-time employee from the very beginning and while training you’ll be earning your place as an integral part of the team. Once you have achieved your qualification, you will have further opportunities to progress to Maintenance Technician, Master Technician or managerial roles like Shift Supervisor or Workshop Controller.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Attention to detail, Mechanically minded, Team working

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 9-4 (A* - C)) Essential
GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 9-4 (A* - C)) Essential

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

Formed in 1977, we have over 40 years experience in the commercial vehicle market. Since 1986, we have been the Renault dealer for the East Midlands and in 2020 we started working with Isuzu, providing an even greater choice of brands for our customers.

Employer

R H COMMERCIAL VEHICLES LTD

Address

Unit 20 Charnwood Edge

Syston Road

Cossington

LE7 4UZ

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Training

Training provider

REMIT GROUP LIMITED

Apprenticeship standard

Heavy vehicle service and maintenance technician

Level 3 (A level)


Employer's Application Instructions

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

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Closing date: 24 Aug 2022