DAF Heavy Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Technician Apprenticeship - HTC (Reading) HEATHROW TRUCK CENTRE LIMITED
Working alongside qualified technicians who will be dealing with all aspects of the maintenance and repair of heavy vehicles. Level 3 Apprenticeship. Inspecting and repairing a range of heavy vehicles (HVs) and trailers for dealerships, independent garages and franchise and large fleet operators.
Closing date: 31 May 2024
Total hours per week: 40.0
Possible start date
01 Jun 2024
20 Dec 2023
Level 3 (A level)
What you will do in your working day
An exciting opportunity to work for HTC as part of a highly skilled work force that is committed to quality. The course is fully supported with all of the training you require to become fully qualified.
With the rapid increase in the complexity of today’s trucks - and the technology needed to keep them up and running - first class training for those involved in the vital servicing and maintenance of these vehicles has become more important than ever.
The HTC Apprentice Programme gives you the chance to join the select group of specialist technicians working on some of the most modern, sophisticated trucks on the road.
The day to day tasks include:
- Observing and assisting senior technicians
- Following health and safety procedures
- All aspects of vehicle maintenance and repair
The training you will be getting
Not only will Apprentices be working and be trained at a HTC garage, they will attend City of Bristol College four times a year for two week periods to work towards their Level 3 in Heavy Vehicle Maintenance and Repair.
An advisor will visit at least every six weeks as part of a close support network to ensure that Apprentices are both enjoying and succeeding in their course. An Apprentice’s training includes:
- Heavy Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Standard
- Functional skills if needed in maths & English
What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship
High quality Apprenticeship which gives their Apprentices the potential opportunity to advance, succeed and fulfil all ambitions for a career in the motor industry and with such a wide range of skills instilled an Apprentice can potentially move into any other area of the motor industry.
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
Things to consider
About the employer
Adjustments for experience
You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:
- qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
- industry or sector experience
01923 216 165
Heavy vehicle service and maintenance technician
Level 3 (A level)
If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.
You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications
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