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Ww Truck And Bus LimitedBridgwater

Volvo Heavy Vehicle Service & Maintenance Apprenticeship

£182.80 - Weekly

Full-time

Advanced
Construction & Trades
Start: 01 November 2021
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Why We Need You
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As part of the Volvo Manufacturer apprenticeship programme, you will receive training in the workplace from highly skilled Volvo Technicians and attend block release at the Remit Automotive Academy in Derby, over a period of 3 years and will achieve an IMI level 3 Heavy Vehicle Service & Maintenance Technician qualification.

You will be taught how to repair, service and MOT cutting edge technology trucks, buses, luxury coaches and hybrids.

As an apprentice, you will observe, learn, and gain an understanding of a wide range of engineering skills and processes while under the instruction of skilled technical staff.

You will be able to:

  • Demonstrate these skills and processes as the training period progresses by working independently or with a team
  • Learn and understand the importance of Health and safety within the workplace
  • Learn the fundamental technologies – Heavy Vehicle chassis design, engine, fuels, transmissions, hydraulic and air braking, etc.
  • Develop the skills to construct or modify apparatus and instruments from verbal instructions and drawings
  • Learn how to maintain workshop equipment and to keep it in good repair
  • To represent Crossroads Truck & Bus and Volvo UK respectively in a professional and courteous manner always when dealing with customers and the general public
  • Liaise with parts department to attain parts

A certain amount of administration is also required to maintain the vehicles repair and service records as well as Crossroads Truck & Bus' records.

Benefits

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.

Requirements

If you have achieved a level 3 in heavy vehicle maintenance or a similar field, you may not be eligible for the apprenticeship.

Minimum of GCSEs at grades A*-C/9-4 (or equivalent) in maths and English.

Due to modern vehicle technology, we require an individual with good numeracy, literacy, and ICT skills.

Applicants for this position must have a keen interest in the motor industry.

Location

Address: The Polden Business Centre Unit 3, Bristol Road, Bridgwater - TA6 4AW

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