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Heavy Vehicle Apprenticeship HEMINGWAY'S COMMERCIAL VEHICLE REPAIRS LTD

The successful candidate will be working in a busy workshop alongside an experienced mechanic and will be trained to repair heavy vehicles, commercial vehicles and trailers. You will work towards a Level 3 Heavy Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician apprenticeship standard.

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Closing date: 02 Oct 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,004.80

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week). For more information please visit: https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates.

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    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

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  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 08:00 - 16:00, with one day release day at College 09:00 - 16:00 at our training centre in Armthorpe. All details to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    17 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    13 Sep 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000084615

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

You will be trained in:-

  • Routine heavy vehicle maintenance
  • Remove & replace heavy vehicle chassis units & components
  • Remove & replace heavy vehicle engine system units & components
  • Remove & replace heavy vehicle transmission & driveline system units & components
  • Diagnose & rectify heavy vehicle electrical system faults
  • Overhaul heavy vehicle engine mechanical units 

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

  • Level 3 Heavy Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician Apprenticeship Standard
  • Level 2 Functional Skills in English and Maths (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Work along long serving employee's gaining experience
  • Possibility to progress within the company

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Problem solving skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Patience, Physical fitness, Hardworking, Safety Conscious, Reliable, Punctual

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 9-4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 9-4) Desired

Things to consider

Please be aware this is hard heavy work so you should be physically fit. The position requires problem solving skills, a solid understanding of health & safety and team work.

About the employer

The team at Hemingway's Commercial Vehicle Repairs are highly trained, experienced technicians, combining over 100 years' top-level workshop and maintenance experience on all major trailer and truck makes and models with specialist knowledge of Scania, Mercedes and DAF commercial vehicles. Alongside this experience, our technicians are highly trained on the latest cutting-edge TEXA diagnostic and workshop equipment.

Employer

HEMINGWAY'S COMMERCIAL VEHICLE REPAIRS LTD

Address

Rawson Spring Way

Sheffield

S6 1PG

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Training

Training provider

DONCASTER ROTHERHAM AND DISTRICT MOTOR TRADES GROUP TRAINING ASSOCIATION LIMITED

Contact

Neil Corfield

neilcorfield@doncastergta.co.uk

01302 832831

Apprenticeship standard

Heavy vehicle service and maintenance technician

Level 3 (A level)


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