Heavy Vehicle Mechanic, Jobs, West Scotland, Glasgow, 3854

Heavy Vehicle Mechanic

  • Permanent
  • Govan
  • Glasgow
This vacancy is now closed

This is a fantastic opportunity for q 16-19 year old interested in building a career within the automotive industry while gaining a recognised qualification.

Job Overview

The Modern Apprenticeship Programmes allow apprentices to work full time and have the opportunity to earn while they learn and to put theory into practice within an automotive training environment.

As well as attending the training centre for week block release of training, regular assessment and reviews will be undertaken within the apprentice's own workplace which aims to ensure they have the required skills to successfully complete their apprenticeship.

What Might a Typical Day in this Job look like?

You will train in all aspects of heavy vehicle repair and maintenance including vehicle servicing, MOT preparation, removal, replacement and overhaul of major components and electrical fault diagnostics.

What will I learn?

Regular assessment and reviews will be undertaken within the apprentice's own workplace which aims to ensure they have the required skills to successfully complete their apprenticeship.

The Apprenticeship Programmes allow apprentices to work full time and have the opportunity to earn while they learn and to put theory into practice within an automotive training environment, gaining an SVQ Level 3 in Heavy Vehicle Maintenance and Repair.

What qualifications or qualities are required?

You must have or expect to gain Standard Grade English, Maths, Technical Studies or Craft & Design at Credit or General Level or National 4 or above.

It is essential that you are literate, numerate, reliable and keen to learn.