Apprentice Heavy Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician (35740) Totally Local Company

Totally Local Company based in Bredbury, Stockport, have a fantastic opportunity for a highly motivated person to join their company. Working in their commercial workshop on their fleet of vehicles, learning valuable skills in a busy environment.

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

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Closing date: 27 Oct 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    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

    Monday - Friday, 8.30am - 5.00pm

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    3 Years

  • Possible start date

    06 Nov 2023

  • Date posted

    13 Sep 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

The successful applicant will be expected to learn about the following:

  • Keeping the workshop clean & tidy
  • How to use tools & equipment used in vehicle maintenance & repair
  • Safe working practices and procedures in the workshop
  • Assisting other motor vehicle technicians with their work whilst receiving on the job training
  • How to service and inspect vehicles and other equipment
  • How to safely remove and replace engine, chassis, electrical and transmission components
  • How to carry out simple and complex fault diagnosis and repairs on engine, chassis, transmission and electrical systems

How you will be supported:

  • Full training and support will be provided by The Growth Company to help you achieve your apprenticeship and reach your full potential in your role

What will happen next:

  • New applicants to The Growth Company who meet any basic entry requirements of the role will be contacted within two working days to be invited to meet a member of our team

You will then have the opportunity to find out:

  • More about this vacancy and any others you are suitable for
  • Any training you need to complete
  • What the next steps will be

How you could get there:

  • If you would be catching public transport for this role, visit the Journey Planner on to see how you would get there and how long it would take

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

  • Full apprenticeship training provided, working towards an Advanced Level Apprenticeship gaining a Level 3 heavy vehicle service and maintenance technician qualification

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Possible progression within the company and progression onto the next level apprenticeship

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Attention to detail, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Knowledge of vehicle repair, Passion for motor vehicles, Enthusiastic, Proactive, Dynamic, Able to follow instructions, Professionalism


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

About the employer

Here at Totally Local Company were proud to employ great people who are passionate about their roles. When looking for the right role, we recognise everyone has different needs, considerations, and aspirations. So, no matter who you are, what you need or where you’re going, Totally Local Company wants to be part of your future. Our fleet maintenance team can: Maintain, repair and optimise a vast array of highly specialised commercial and domestic vehicles. Prepare vehicles for MOT, including cleaning. Carry out MOTs including class 4 and class 7 MOTs. Perform scheduled vehicle services. Carry out brake tests, emission checks and more.


Totally Local Company


Endeavour House

Bredbury Park Way



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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Heavy vehicle service and maintenance technician

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 27 Oct 2023