Rivus Heavy Vehicle Technician Apprenticeship Fleet Solutions

Remit is delighted to be recruiting on behalf of Rivus Fleet Solutions -Burton. We at Remit are looking for passionate people ready to kickstart their career in automotive to join our Apprenticeship Programme.

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

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Closing date: 29 Mar 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Mon - Fri 6am-6pm (all sites open these times, some have longer hours)

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    32 Months

  • Possible start date

    15 Apr 2024

  • Date posted

    02 Feb 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

Rivus is an end-to-end commercial vehicle fleet management business. Our mission? To be the only fleet partner our customers will ever want.

We are the industry leaders in HGV and LCV fleet management and, from major retailers to key service providers and emergency services, we keep some of the most critical fleets moving. Not only that, but we are leading the charge towards Electric Vehicles, partnering with customers to move towards a more sustainable future.

The role of a Heavy Vehicle Technician falls into three main responsibilities:

  • Servicing – working to guidelines to ensure a vehicle is running at optimum performance
  • Maintenance – replacing parts that have wear and tear before they fail
  • Repair – diagnosing the reason for vehicle failure and fixing the problem

The training you will be getting

Training is delivered in the workplace and on block release to Remit’s Automotive Academy in Derby. There are a total of 18 x 1 week blocks over the 32 month programme.

The costs of hotel accommodation, food and travel are met by the employer and there will be no cost to you. You will also receive 1-2-1 support from your Development Coach to help you achieve: 

  • IMI Heavy Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician Level 3
  • Functional Skills Level 2 in English & maths (if required)

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

By the end of your 3-year training you will be to:

  • Undertake maintenance, service, and repair activities on Heavy vehicles to the highest standards as a qualified Motor vehicle service and maintenance technician

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Mechanically minded, Passion for mechanics


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

Things to consider

Closing Dates: Please submit your application along with your CV as soon as possible to avoid disappointment; we reserve the right to close vacancies prior to the published closing date if we receive a sufficient number of applications.

About the employer

Rivus Group is the largest garage network in the UK designated for operational fleets, HGV maintenance, and fleet management.


Fleet Solutions


Burton Latimer Workshop

Altendiez Way

Burton Latimer

NN15 5YT

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Training provider


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:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience

Apprenticeship standard

Heavy vehicle service and maintenance technician

Level 3 (A level)

Demonstrating experience

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

Employer's Application Instructions

Please click on the link below to apply

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

Apply now

Closing date: 29 Mar 2024