Heavy Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Apprenticeship
Aston Manor is one of UK's leading cider makers, who are on their search for a Heavy Vehicle Apprentice. This is an excellent opportunity to work and train alongside a highly skilled work force that is committed to quality. The successful candidate can expect a high quality training package with excellent career prospects.
Aston Manors are one of the UK’s largest cider makers and are on their search for an Apprentice Heavy Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Technician to join their team at their National Distribution Centre.
The role of a Heavy Vehicle Technician falls into three main responsibilities:
- Servicing – working to guidelines to ensure a vehicle is running at optimum performance
- Maintenance – replacing parts that have wear and tear before they fail
- Repair – diagnosing the reason for vehicle failure and fixing the problem
The techniques and daily responsibilities you will learn will include:
- Using diagnostic, mechanical and electrical measuring equipment to investigate vehicle faults and identify their underlying causes
- Inspecting and preparing vehicles ready for mechanical work
- Removing, repairing or replacing components to the correct specification
- Attending any necessary break out calls with Qualified mechanics
- Contributing to a safe working environment, by working within Health and Safety processes
- Admin and customer service duties that include updating job cards and providing quotations and estimations
We want to identify those people that are ambitious and demonstrate a willingness to learn, who are excited by the prospect of working in the automotive industry and want to become experts in their technical field.
Key personal qualities to demonstrate include:
- A willingness to learn
- Mechanical interest
- Personal responsibility and resilience
- Problem Solving
- Self-motivated learner
- A sustained level of commitment throughout the 3-year apprenticeship and progression beyond
On completion of the apprenticeship programme with Aston Manor, you will be able to complete your HGV driving licence in which Aston Manor will assist you with.
Aston Manor will be provide you with career progression and development throughout the apprenticeship and after achievement.