Remit are recruiting on behalf of Volvo Truck & Bus Ltd who are searching for talented people to join their team as a Heavy Vehicle Service Technician Apprentice. Giving you the opportunity to become the best skilled Commercial Service Technician for the future enabling you to deal with the complex technology for the future vehicles, where career options and prospects are endless.
You will be working on Large Goods Vehicles, such as Vans, Lorry or Trailers. Duties will include carrying out servicing, fault finding, repair of vehicles, operating specialist equipment and all other associated tasks.
Training is not all hands on, we believe that learning to use a computer and understanding the theory behind the role is as important as using a spanner. On the job training will be carried out in the employer’s workshop alongside your workplace mentor.
Off the job training will be typically one-week block release at college.
You will build portfolios to record training, experience and skills gained throughout your apprenticeship. You will be expected to self-study and with the combination of on the job and off the job training, you will be working towards the Modern Apprenticeship Framework standards for Heavy Vehicle Maintenance & Repair, including Core Skills. The successful applicant will be confident, self-motivated and keen to work as part of a team.
Having an interest in working in the automotive and engineering industries and inquisitive nature and a desire to fix things are just as important as academic achievements.
Must have 5 qualifications at National 5 level, these must include Maths, English and a Science. Predicted grades will be taken into consideration.
Initial Assessments and interviews will be carried by Remit Ltd.