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Fleet Mechanic Apprentice VIA EAST MIDLANDS LIMITED

Are you looking for a role that can launch your career as a Mechanic within Fleet Maintenance? Via currently has fantastic opportunities to join our Fleet Team in September 2022 as a Fleet Mechanic Apprentice. The role is 40 hours per week and based at our Bilsthorpe Site.

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

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Closing date: 19 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 40 hours per week, exact shifts TBC

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    19 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    20 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

As a Heavy Vehicle Fleet Mechanic Apprentice, you will gain first-rate training and mentoring along with hands on experience and practical qualifications to prove it! Throughout the training period you will work toward and achieve the Level 3 Heavy Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician Apprenticeship standard.

About the role:

Within the role, the successful candidate will work within a busy fleet team to learn a varied range of skills in the maintenance, inspection, repair and testing of Vehicles and Plant with the end goal to becoming a fully skilled mechanic providing a high quality of workmanship to prescribed industry and manufacturers’ standards ensuring customer satisfaction and repair turnaround times are met.

You’ll learn practical skills from a mentor on repairing, maintaining, inspecting and testing a wide range of vehicles and plant, completing tasks to prescribed standards that will be quality checked and recorded. You’ll ensure compliance with all routine daily checks of vehicles and plant and ensure these are undertaken, recording to legal requirements and reporting any damage and defects found.

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

You will gain a level 3 in Heavy Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

You will offboard this apprenticship as a Fleet Mechanic in our Fleet Team in our Operations Divison

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Analytical skills, Team working


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

About the employer

We are a major employer in Nottinghamshire with a multi-skilled local workforce and a range of highly trained staff based at a number of different locations throughout the county.




Via East Midlands Ltd

Bilsthorpe Highways Depot, Bilsthorpe Business Park

Eakring Road

NG22 8ST


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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Motor vehicle service and maintenance technician (light vehicle)

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 19 Aug 2022