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HGV Technician Apprenticeship PREMIER TRUCK HIRE LTD

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the team at Premier Truck Hire as an HGV Technician Apprentice.

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Closing date: 26 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 8:00 am– 5:00pm, 30 minutes unpaid break and two 15 minute paid breaks (10 o’clock & 3:00 o’clock)

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    05 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    02 Aug 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Carry out HGV servicing and repair
  • Maintaining vehicles to mot standards and carrying out electrical diagnostics and wiring repairs.
  • Learning how to use the diagnostic computers.

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

You will work towards a Motor Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician (Heavy Vehicle) standard with Gateshead College.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Full time role on completion of apprenticeship including benefits: pension, MOT bonus scheme, diagnostic training courses and HGV driving qualification, company van – (once reached 21 years of age.)

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Team working, Punctual, Reliable


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

About the employer

Premier Truck Hire are a family-run business, operating in the municipal and commercial vehicle industry for over 40 years. As the leading choice throughout the North, we’re proud to have long-standing relationships with a number of businesses and local government agencies.




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Apprenticeship standard

Heavy vehicle service and maintenance technician

Level 3 (A level)

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