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Heavy Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician apprenticeship BARDSLEY GARAGE & RECOVERY LTD

Founded in 1965 by David Bardsley, the co. has passed through three generations and remains one of the most-recognised names in the local automotive industry. We are a family-run firm with a long history in the Greater Manchester region. We have our own team of mechanics, each one hand-picked for their skills, experience, and aptitude for the job.

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Closing date: 26 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,004.80

  • Working week

    9.00 - 6.00 Monday - Friday

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    30 Aug 2022

  • Date posted

    15 Jun 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000055762

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Daily duties may include but are not limited to: 

  • Learning the fundamentals of HV technologies
  • HV chassis, engine, fuels, transmissions, hydraulic & air braking, electrical systems, and testing
  • Learning how to service, maintain & repair a range of different heavy commercial vehicles
  • A keen interest in mechanical issues
  • Ability to use hand tools
  • Ability to learn working on a computer to diagnose faults
  • Willingness' to understand customers' needs
  • Ability to work in a team

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

Heavy Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician Apprenticeship, Level 3 Standard

On and off the job training, learning through live webinars 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Progression within the business following successful completion of the apprenticeship
  • Opportunities to upskill with internal and external training

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

IT skills, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Patience, Physical fitness

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4 / C) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4 / C) Essential

Things to consider

Block Release at Total People, Wythenshawe Campus, Brownley Road, Manchester M22 9UH

About the employer

Founded in 1965 by David Bardsley, the co. has passed through three generations and remains one of the most-recognised names in the local automotive industry. We are a family-run firm with a long history in the Greater Manchester region. We have our own team of mechanics, each one hand-picked for their skills, experience, and aptitude for the job.

Employer

BARDSLEY GARAGE & RECOVERY LTD

Address

JOHNSON STREET

ATHERTON

MANCHESTER

M46 0RB

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Training

Training provider

TOTAL PEOPLE LIMITED

Apprenticeship standard

Heavy vehicle service and maintenance technician

Level 3 (A level)


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