Vehicle Technician Apprentice
- Salary: Competitive
- Deadline: CLOSED
- Length of Programme: 3 Years
- Entry Requirements: 5 GCSE's at grade A* - C, Enthusiastic
- Qualification Gained: Vocational Qualification
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- Peterborough and Heigham
“Together we’ll drive your ambitions”
We are responsible for delivering a vital water resource to over 6 million customers across the Anglian Water network and you too could be a part of a 4,500 strong workforce in this exciting and challenging industry. If you think about the people you depend on, the likelihood is that they depend on us.
Delivering this essential service takes an amazing array of vehicles – from cars and vans to a wide range of commercial vehicles, right up to 5.0 tonnes, and you will be trained to maintain and repair them all.
You earn while you learn on our 3-4 year Automotive and Vehicle Maintenance Apprenticeship scheme. The majority of your first year will be spent at a fully expensed residential college where you will meet like minded people and build your knowledge. For the remaining years, you will spend 1 week in 4 at college to reinforce your on the job learning.
It takes hard work and dedication throughout your apprenticeship but you will gain a nationally recognised qualification, valuable practical skills, and guidance and support from an experienced team.
As a fully qualified and multi skilled Vehicle Technician, you will be responsible for the service repair and maintenance of vehicles and plant, inspection of vehicles to ensure they meet the Department of Transport standards and service administration. Reporting to the Workshop Supervisor, you’ll be part of a small team responsible for a large range of vehicles, from many different manufacturers, to maintain the fleet that powers our operation.
Following your first year at College you will be based at our Etton Workshop, Peterborough, PE6 7LP or Heigham Workshop, Norwich, NR2 4DA.
So what do you need to apply?
- 5 GCSEs at grade A*- C or 9 - 4 (or equivalent) including English and Maths.
- Enthusiastic and keen to learn.
- A real passion for hands on work.
- Natural people skills to work in a team.
- Understanding of and compliance to Health and Safety.
Start date: August 2018
By choosing this Apprenticeship, you are opening the door to a long term and highly rewarding career at Anglian Water. Apply now!
Anglian Water is more than just the UK’s largest water company. We’re one of the leading providers of water and water recycling services in the UK and our organisation is an industry benchmark for quality and customer service. But what makes us unique is our commitment to providing the development people need to make a real difference. Our career opportunities provide continuous learning and professional development within a challenging work environment which provides a vital service for our customers.
As soon as you join Anglian Water as an apprentice you will be rewarded with the same benefits as a full time employee including private health care, a competitive pension scheme, and employee discounts to name a few.
Anglian Water takes Health and Safety very seriously. Any job offer may depend on you passing a drugs and alcohol test. If appropriate, you may also be tested at other times during the course of your employment.