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Apprentice Mechanic

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Riverside Depot, Doe Lea, Mansfield, Notts
Salary details
National Living Wage – £4.81 to £9.50 per hour (age dependent)
Job term
Full Time
Appointment type
Fixed Term - To complete an apprenticeship
37 hours per week
Closing Date
19 December 2022
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To assist in providing a fleet transport maintenance and repair service to support frontline service delivery throughout Bolsover District Council areas.

An Apprenticeship opportunity exists within our Transport team, the successful candidate will receive training in all aspects of light and heavy vehicle repairs and contribute to the maintenance of the Council’s fleet of vehicles, plant and equipment. This is a fantastic opportunity to build a career within the automotive industry learning how to carry out vehicle repairs in a safe and responsible manner.

To develop these skills you will undertake the Institute of the Motor Industry Level 3 Heavy Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician qualification in addition to receiving training to gain an Emergency First Aid Certificate.  

The ideal candidate will:

  • Be proactive and be able to demonstrate an interest in the vehicle industry.
  • Have the ability to work in an organised and methodical manner and demonstrate mechanical skills.
  • Have attained Grade C or above (L4-9) or equivalent in English Language and Mathematics. 
  • Committed to undertaking training to achieve Motor Industry Level 3 Heavy Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician; or, be currently undertaking this course of training.

Why work for us?

Bolsover District Council is a dynamic and ambitious organisation that takes pride in delivering excellent services to our community whilst driving economic growth and environmental sustainability for the District.

Apply today!

If you are interested in this post, please apply using the online application on our dedicated webpage on Derbyshire Jobs at: Bolsover District Council Vacancies or via Derbyshire - Jobs and Careers by clicking ‘Apply for this job’ and creating an account.  You can save your progress and exit the application at any time, coming back to it at a later stage to complete and submit your application.  Applications close at Midnight on 19th December 2022.

Please read the Guidance Notes provided before completing any application and please note that CV’s will not be accepted.

If you do not have internet access, you can request an offline application pack by contacting Bolsover District Council Contact Centre on 01246 242424 or emailing: hr@bolsover.gov.uk  

We welcome applications from all sections of the community.

For further information

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Tony Foster (Transport Supervisor) 01246 593055 tony.foster@bolsover.gov.uk

If you have not received any communication from us within 4 weeks of the closing date, assume you have been unsuccessful and we thank you for your application.

We welcome applications from all sections of the community.