Job Title : Apprentice Vehicle Technician
Employer : Foulger Transport Ltd
Location : Norwich, Norfolk, NR16 2JU
Position Type : Apprenticeship
Sector : Engineering and Manufacturing Technologies
Vacancy Reference : VAC-01609
Vacancy Short Description : To assist with service inspections/maintenance work as required in order that the vehicles are compliant with all Ministry of Transport regulations and in compliance with our ‘O’ Licence obligations
Qualifications Required : Entry onto the apprenticeship is subject to a thorough initial assessment to establish course suitability. Applicants should have at least 4 GCSEs including English and Maths at grades A-C or 9- 4. Apprentices need to be employed for minimum of 30 hours a week in the industry with a contract of employment.
Proof of qualifications will be required before you can be accepted onto the apprenticeship.
PLEASE NOTE: Those without the stated entry requirements or awaiting GCSE/GCSE retake grades, may be offered an appointment to come into college (Easton or Otley campus) and sit an online assessment to confirm program suitability.
Vacancy Full Description : Ensure that all relevant paperwork is completed accurately and in a timely manner, to enable accurate and ‘up-to-date’ computer records are available at all times, with special regard to defects and servicing.
Undertake all training as required in order to carry out work to meet the ever changing standards of legislation.
Assist drivers, as and when necessary, to identify defects.
Keep your Manager informed of any relevant information with regard to the state and safety of vehicles and equipment.
Ensure that job cards are completed to record parts used and time allocated to the relevant vehicle
In order to reduce the risk of trips and slips in the workshop ensure that you work in an orderly manner and keep all work areas clean and tidy.
Ensure that all tools are cleaned and returned to the appropriate place after use.
Work in a safe manner and in compliance with Health and Safety regulations.
Assist other departments as and when necessary in order to ensure the smooth running of the business.
Number of Positions Available : 1
Working Week : Monday to Friday 08:00 - 16:30 = 40 hours per week
Salary : £160.00 Per Week
Application Deadline Date : 24/08/2019
Possible Start Date : 05/08/2019
Personal Qualities : Willingness to learn and a can do attitude
Skills Required : Interested in vehicle maintenance and transport to get to work and attend college
Future Prospects : Permanent position as a Skilled Vehicle Technician
Training to be Provided : Transport - Heavy vehicle service & maintenance technician Level 3 including Functional Skills in Maths and English if required
Block week attendance at Otley Suffolk Campus.
Things to consider : Must have transport available due to location ( Snetterton) and nature of role.
Block weeks of College attendance are at OTLEY CAMPUS Suffolk.
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