HGV Apprentice Technician – Shrewsbury
The Hartshorne Group is one of the leading commercial vehicle distributors for the Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, West Midlands, East Midlands, Shropshire and Staffordshire. We provide full parts & service facilities for Volvo Truck & Bus as well as new and used sales, plus a diverse range of associated services.
We are recruiting for a HGV Apprentice technician for our fully equipped workshop in Shrewsbury. The location of the depot is: Ainsdale Drive, Shrewsbury SY1 3TL
We are looking for enthusiastic individuals with a "can do attitude" and a genuine interest in the HGV industry. Ideally you will be working towards / achieved level 4 in Maths and English at GCSE.
Day-to-day work experience will take place within the workshop. You will attend Stephenson College, Coalville in Leicestershire where you will be working towards achieving an IMI Apprenticeship qualification in Vehicle Maintenance and Repair - Heavy Vehicle. Whilst at College and within the workplace you will be learning how to use the latest equipment in truck and bus technology. This block release from work is fully funded including full board, accommodation and transportation
The dedicated 4 year Advanced Heavy Vehicle programme gives emphasis to electronics, diagnosis and computer management systems. All aspects of heavy vehicle technology are embedded throughout the programme. Majority of your time will be spent in the depot gaining hands-on experience and on the job training, under the guidance of a trained mentor.
To start with the hours of work would be Monday to Friday 08.30am until 17.00pm
Follows the national government guidelines for apprentices.
Excellent health care scheme.
Excellent contributory pension scheme.
Inhouse product training to run alongside college training.
Friendly and professional working team.
For more information please contact Jen Stephenson for an application form on 07870 574684.