Apprentice Technician

Volvo Truck and Bus are world leaders in innovation and technical excellence, we are also one of the world’s leading truck manufacturers. We are currently recruiting high quality Apprentices to train as Volvo Technicians through the Volvo Technician Apprenticeship Programme which is considered as one of the best in the industry.
The programme gives you the opportunity to become the best skilled Commercial Service Technician enabling you to deal with the complex technology for our vehicles of the future, where you will have career options and your prospects are endless.
On starting you will be provided with full equipment which includes all the tools to help you become a technician, overalls, boots… everything required to help you start your career with Volvo.
Salary: £6.25 p/h + a range of excellent benefits (including pension scheme, discounts for friends and family, 33 days holiday)
Typical Day?
You will work with qualified and experienced Technicians learning how to repair, service, MOT and maintain modern trucks, buses and coaches including hybrid technology… and so much more to learn
Skills You Will Learn
The Apprenticeship is a four year programme where you will be working towards the Modern Apprenticeship Framework (level 3) standards for Heavy Vehicle Maintenance & Repair, including Core Skills.
Your training is split between college and workplace, on the job training will be carried out in the employer’s workshop alongside your workplace mentor. College will typically be two-week block release at Stephenson College (Coalville). This provides a great opportunity for you to build relationships with your peers outside the workplace. We will cover all travel and accommodation costs, including meal allowances.
During your apprenticeship you will build portfolios to record all your training, experience and skills gained throughout your apprenticeship.
QUALIFICATIONS / QUALITIES
The successful applicant will be confident, self-motivated and keen to work as part of a team.
Having an interest in working in the automotive and engineering industries and inquisitive nature and a desire to fix things are just as important as academic achievements.
Maths and English at Nat 5 or above, Computer and Information Technology at Nat 4 and it is also preferred if you have a craft subject and physics/science would be advantageous but not mandatory
If you think this is the career for you, why not apply and we will be in contact regarding the next steps.



About Us

The Volvo Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines under the leading brands Volvo, Renault Trucks, Mack, UD Trucks, Eicher, SDLG, Terex Trucks, Prevost, Nova Bus, UD Bus, Sunwin Bus and Volvo Penta.

The Volvo Trucks brand has been built up over decades and enjoys a solid position worldwide. It is one of the world’s best known and respected brands within the commercial vehicle industry. It is associated with the core values quality, safety and environmental care. With Volvo Trucks you will be part of a global and diverse team. We work with passion, we trust each other and we embrace change to stay ahead. We make our customers win.

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Application Process

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Interview

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Introduction

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