- NAS Reference
- Weekly wage
40.00 per week
- Working Week
8:30am - 4:30pm, Monday - Friday
- Date Posted
- Start Date
- Expected Duration
Now Taking Applications
Heavy vehicle service and maintenance technician
- Employment Type
Advanced Level Apprenticeship
WW Truck And Bus Limited
Description of Opportunity
This is a fantastic opportunity to train and become qualified as a HGV Technician, learning all aspects of repair and maintenance with Volvo Truck & Bus in Avonmouth, BS11 8AP.
For more information about this vacancy please contact Emily Draven - REMIT GROUP LIMITED (Ref ID: VAC001833708)
You will need to be comfortable with a wide range of vehicles such as trucks, buses, agricultural machinery and plant equipment. Being a Heavy Vehicle technician requires a reasonable level of physical strength and stamina.
A logical approach to problem-solving
An enthusiasm to learn new practical and theoretical skills
Good practical skills
No previous automotive qualifications are required
You must have GCSE 9-4 (A* - C) or Functional Skills Level 2 in English and maths and we will support you to help develop your knowledge further
Predicated grades are acceptable
Punctuality and good time keeping
Workplace maturity and professionalism
Can work to a high standard
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 Recruitment Process: If you are among the shortlisted candidates, you will be invited to attend an online presentation to discuss the opportunity in greater detail. Following that, you will be required to complete online English and maths assessments before your application is submitted to the employer.
Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week). For more information please visit: https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates
As an apprentice, you will be a full time employee from the very beginning and while training you’ll be earning your place as an integral part of the workshop team. Once you have achieved your qualification, you will have further opportunities to progress to positions such as Shift Supervisor or Service Manager.
The first Volvo truck was born in 1928. Since then, they have grown to become the largest producer of heavy trucks in Europe. Their reliability is renowned. And it’s underpinned by their three core values – quality, safety and environmental care.
With a network of over 85 fully equipped Volvo Truck & Bus workshops throughout the UK and Ireland, customers can count on their certified technicians to keep your Volvo truck in optimal condition.