Rivus Heavy Vehicle Technician Apprenticeship

  • Company Name: Rivus Fleet Solutions -(Burton Latimer)
  • Type: Apprenticeship
  • Sector: Automotive
  • Application Deadline Date: 29/03/2024
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Location: Kettering, NN15 5YT
  • Salary: £17,000.00 per year
  • Ref: VAC-14927
  • Start Date: 15/04/2024
  • Working Week: 40 Hour shifts within Mon - Fri 6am-6pm (all sites open these times, some have longer hours)

Brief Description

Remit is delighted to be recruiting on behalf of Rivus Fleet Solutions -Burton. We at Remit are looking for passionate people ready to kickstart their career in automotive to join our Apprenticeship Programme.

Vacancy Detail

Rivus is an end-to-end commercial vehicle fleet management business. Our mission? To be the only fleet partner our customers will ever want.

We are the industry leaders in HGV and LCV fleet management and, from major retailers to key service providers and emergency services, we keep some of the most critical fleets moving. Not only that, but we are leading the charge towards Electric Vehicles, partnering with customers to move towards a more sustainable future.


The role of a Heavy Vehicle Technician falls into three main responsibilities:
• Servicing – working to guidelines to ensure a vehicle is running at optimum performance.
• Maintenance – replacing parts that have wear and tear before they fail.
• Repair – diagnosing the reason for vehicle failure and fixing the problem.

Qualifications Required

• If you have started or achieved a level 3 in Light Vehicle maintenance or a similar field, you may not be eligible for the apprenticeship
• Minimum of GCSE (or equivalent) grades of 9* - 4 (A - C) in English and Maths

Personal Qualities

We are looking for candidates with high personal standards regarding attendance and punctuality

Skills Required

Key personal skills to demonstrate include:

A keen interest and enthusiasm for automotive vehicles and the industry.
Honest and trustworthy with a willingness to adapt and learn
Strong communication and teamwork skills.
Ability to follow instructions and work individually where required.

Future Prospects

By the end of your 3-year training you will be to:
Undertake maintenance, service, and repair activities on Heavy vehicles to the highest standards as a qualified Motor vehicle service and maintenance technician

Other Information

Closing Dates:
Please submit your application along with your CV as soon as possible to avoid disappointment; we reserve the right to close vacancies prior to the published closing date if we receive a sufficient number of applications.

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