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DAF Apprentice HGV Technician - Derby

 

DAF APPRENTICE HGV TECHNICIAN – Derby

We currently have an opening for an apprentice heavy vehicle technician specialising in the maintenance and repair of heavy vehicles. The role is demanding as the successful applicant will be working on a range of vehicles while learning the trade to a nationally recognised standard. Vehicles are becoming increasingly complex and it is essential that all technicians are fully trained to work on the latest vehicle technology. This is an exciting and rewarding opportunity for an enthusiastic and hardworking individual.

Key Aspects of the Role

  • Vehicle servicing
  • Heavy vehicle repairs
  • Brake inspections and repairs
  • Safety inspections
  • General maintenance
  • Recognised apprenticeship framework lasting 3 years 

Training Partner

Training is provided both on the job and via DAF Apprenticeship programme. Full details on https://www.daf-apprenticeships.co.uk 

Competencies

- Maths, English and I.T, minimum Grade C or above at GCSE.

- Keen interest in commercial vehicle industry.

- Excellent time keeping.

- Good I.T. skills.

- Eagerness to learn.

- Positive communication skills.

- Calm and methodical under pressure. 

Values & Behaviours

Demonstrates behaviour that is consistent with our core values:

  1. Our people are our most important asset
  2. We are performance driven for excellent service
  3. We act with integrity
  4. Together we make a difference
  5. We are entrepreneurial and financially responsible

How to Apply 

Initially in writing with a CV to Keely Pearce: keely.pearce@imperialcommercials.co.uk
 

HGV Vehicle Technicians

 

CALLING ALL COMMERCIAL VEHICLE TECHNICIANS

         CHESTER

 

IMPERIAL Commercials is the largest commercial vehicle dealer group in the UK, with 28 locations nationwide.  Our successful Chester branch is a service depot for DAF Trucks and Renault Commercial Vehicles, where we offer aftersales products and services to an ever increasing customer base.

 

 

Opportunities have arisen to join our busy team of CV Technicians on the following shifts:

 

Day Shift Technicians – working alternate 8 hours from 6am – 2.30pm/2pm to 10.30pm, Monday to Friday and alternate Saturday mornings

 

Night Shift Technicians – working 8 hours between 10pm – 6.30am, Monday to Friday

 

 

 

The successful candidates will have served a recognised apprenticeship/training scheme or have a minimum NVQ Level 3 (Motor Vehicle) or equivalent and be able to demonstrate the ability to diagnose, service and repair vehicles with minimum supervision.

 

Experience within a similar main dealer role and/or experience of commercial vehicles would be advantageous, so if you are looking for a challenging and rewarding career with a competitive remuneration package, considerable benefits and regular overtime, please contact Jon Stubbs, General Service Manager on 01782 276612 or email an up to date CV to Sarah Wheat, HR Advisor at sarah.wheat@imperialcommercials.co.uk

Apprenticeship Programme

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