Heavy Goods Service and Maintenance Apprentice Technician (35754)


Apprenticeship summary

A fantastic opportunity has arisen with Gess Transport Services Ltd. They need an apprentice HGV mechanic to join the team in their busy workshop in Newton-le-Willows, keeping their Fleet of vehicles on the road.

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Closing date: December 22, 2023

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Total hours per week:
Expected duration (weeks):
Positions (available):
Date posted:
September 29, 2023
Possible start date:
January 8, 2024
Apprenticeship level:


A normal day would include:

  • Keeping the workshop clean and tidy
  • Using the tools and equipment used in vehicle maintenance and repair
  • Learning safe working procedures in the workshop
  • Assisting other technicians with their work whilst receiving on the job training
  • Learning how to service a vehicle and safely remove and replace engine, chassis, electrical and transmission components
  • Learning simple and complex fault diagnosis and repairs on engine, chassis, transmission, and electrical system

How you will be supported:
Full training and support will be provided by The Growth Company to help you achieve your apprenticeship and reach your full potential in your role.

What will happen next:
New applicants to The Growth Company who meet any basic entry requirements of the role will be contacted within two working days to be invited to meet a member of our team. You will then have the opportunity to find out:

  • More about this vacancy and any others you are suitable for
  • Any training you need to complete
  • What the next steps will be

How you could get there:
If you would be catching public transport for this role, visit the Journey Planner on www.tfgm.com to see how you would get there and how long it would take.

  • Full apprenticeship training provided, working towards an Advanced Level Apprenticeship gaining a Level 3 heavy vehicle service and maintenance technician qualification.
  • Functional skills if required.
  • Blended on/off the job training and location to be confirmed.

Possible progression within the company and progression onto the next level apprenticeship.



At Gess Transport Services we provide a quality service with honest rates, with no compromise on workmanship and results. They understand how important your Business is to you and wherever possible, they operate at a same day service so they may always keep their fleet of vehicles on the road.


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Apprenticeship standard:

Heavy vehicle service and maintenance technician (level 3)