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Apprentice HGV Technician JCR COMMERCIALS LTD

As our HGV Service and Maintenance apprentice, your responsibilities will be to learn and develop practical and communication skills, keeping in line with our company policies. The successful applicate needs to be willing to fit into the family friendly workplace structure, working on a different type of motors vehicles.

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Closing date: 01 Mar 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,004.80 to £19,760.00

    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

    8:00am - 5:00pm, Monday-Friday

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    13 Mar 2023

  • Date posted

    16 Nov 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000107978

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

As our HGV Service and Maintenance apprentice, your responsibilities will be to learn and develop practical and communication skills, keeping in line with our company policies. You will need to be flexible, and willing to assist in all reasonable tasks. The successful applicate needs to be willing to fit into the family friendly workplace structure; working on a different type of motors vehicles, ranging from HGV lorries, vans, folk lift, diggers and trailers.

Responsibilities

  • Meeting health and safety requirements all the time
  • Diagnose and repair vehicles to a high standard
  • Communicate well with all customers and members of staff
  • Keep an organised and tidy workplace
  • Help to prepare vehicles for MOTs and safety inspections
  • Show commitment to the apprenticeship programme and work associated with the course

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

  • To gain a full level 3 apprenticeship and qualify as a HGV technician
  • Attend the Stephensons Campus, as part of thr SMB college group for training
  • Commit to 2 week block releases, 5 times per year while attending the college over the duration of 3 years

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • To be reviewed with the employer, after successful completion of apprenticeship

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Analytical skills, Team working, Initiative, Patience, Polite

Qualifications

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

Things to consider

You must be able to commute as we are in a remote location

About the employer

An opportunity as risen for a driven, enthusiastic apprentice to join our small, family run commercial business, located on the Old Airfield near Melton Mowbray. At JCR Commercials you will be working on a wide range of automotive vehicles. You will be carrying out a vast range of repairs which in turn gives you a broad knowledge many other businesses cannot offer. Your role will include supporting the senior mechanics to deliver a great customer service. We are a busy, hard-working environment in a typical workshop environment therefore you must be prepared to muck in.

Employer

JCR COMMERCIALS LTD

Address

JCR Commercials

The Airfield

Melton Mowbray

LE13 0BL

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Training

Training provider

THE SMB GROUP

Contact

Ellie-Mae Green

elliegreen@smbgroup.ac.uk

Apprenticeship standard

Heavy vehicle service and maintenance technician

Level 3 (A level)


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