As an apprentice HGV Technician in Müller Milk & Ingredients Distribution, you will learn how to inspect and maintain our HGV fleet to comply with legal & company standards. It is a hands on role where you will learn all aspects of being able to assist our workshop employees in looking after our HGV’s.

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

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Closing date: 10 May 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Annual increases to the hourly rate throughout the duration of the programme.

  • Working week

    You will work shifts Monday - Friday between the hours of 7am and 5pm, shifts TBC.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    09 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    21 Mar 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Prepare vehicles for MOT testing and transport to Test Centres as required.
  • Record vehicle defects and keep accurate records of minor accident works carried out on each vehicle.
  • Assist our workshop employees in all aspects of looking after our HGV’s.
  • Learn about maintenance, a tidy workplace and Health and Safety processes and procedures to ensure you work safely within our workshops.

The training you will be getting

Heavy vehicle service and maintenance technician level 3.

Functional skills if required.

Your training will be split between block release at the providers location and practical learning on site.


What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

At the end of the apprenticeship, candidates will be suitably trained with a possibility to continue their employment in a suitable role.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Team working, Initiative, Patience, Health & Safety focused, Time Management, Motivated, Enthusiastic


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade C/4 or above) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade C/4 or above) Desired

Things to consider

Candidate must be able to travel to the Müller site, along with the provider's location in Bristol. Company travel policy will apply.

About the employer

Müller UK & Ireland is wholly owned by the Unternehmensgruppe Theo Müller which employs over 24,000 people throughout Europe. In the UK, Müller develops, manufactures and markets a wide range of branded and private label dairy products made with milk from more than 1,700 British farmers. The Müller brand is ranked at No.7 in The Grocer’s Top 100 list of Britain’s Biggest Brands, and is also the 7th most chosen brand in the UK.




Northampton Depot



Lucianne Beddow


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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

We have various adverts open for the same vacancy across 7 of our depots, so please ensure you are applying for the correct location nearest to you.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 10 May 2024