Applications for this role are now closed.
Kier Highways are the number one highways maintenance provider in the UK as a major supplier to Highways England. We deliver a wide range of road, bridge and tunnel schemes and provide regular, routine maintenance across the country. You’ll be part of a group that can make a real difference to the UK.
Trust us to shape your future.
We are aiming to recruit an apprentice HGV Technician to join our team in Wymondham, in Norfolk
Kier Group is shaping the future of Britain across regional building, major infrastructure projects, the nation’s number one highways services, the most innovative Utility solutions - and many more areas that demand new thinking and proven delivery. We’re doing that by developing people who have the appetite and ambition to train, develop and grow with our expert team. Are we the future for you?
On this apprenticeship you will undertake a Level 3 Motor Vehicle Engineering programme. Whilst undertaking your academic learning you will also be working alongside our experienced teams to learn practical, work-based skills.
You can expect to carry out the maintenance and repairs of heavy and light goods vehicles, dealing with plant, machinery and vehicle breakdowns whilst completing all the necessary documentation.
What do we need from you?
Many of the skills you will need to be successful in this role will be developed as part of your training. However, alongside our values there are a few key behaviours that are desirable for this role, and as part of any selection assessment process you may be expected to show us how you demonstrate these behaviours including: willingness to learn, self-motivated, organised, punctual, trustworthy, committed and hard-working.
Due to the nature of the role, we do require the successful candidate to hold a full driving licence.
What will you receive?
You can expect a competitive salary and a strong benefits package that includes:
free life assurance,
access to our valuable pension scheme,
generous annual leave entitlement and many more!
To find out more about the rewards and benefits at Kier, click here.
It’s worth remembering that if you are successful, we’ll undertake the relevant / standard pre-employment checks after you have been offered a job. This includes taking up your references, verifying your right to work in the UK, verifying your driving licence (if applicable) and a health assessment.
Due to the nature of this role, you will also be required to complete a Basic Disclosure and Barring Service Check (applicants with criminal convictions will be treated on a case by case basis. We do not discriminate based on an applicant’s criminal record or the details of any offences disclosed to us). Some roles may also be subject to further pre-employment checks.
Make the journey. Leave a legacy.
Being part of Kier means living our values of being Collaborative, Trusted and Focused. We all have the potential to shape our world, and it’s through these values that we will leave a lasting legacy. Bring your talent and ambition to Kier and you will be given the scope and opportunity to invest in your own future, to build your expertise and contribute to a rich and diverse culture.
Kier is committed to creating supportive and inclusive opportunities for all of our applicants and employees. We appreciate applicants from all backgrounds and we specifically encourage those from underrepresented communities to apply. If you’d like to learn more about our commitments to diversity and inclusion at Kier, you can contact the team by emailing InclusiveRecruitment@kier.co.uk
If you require any reasonable adjustments during any part of the application process please let us know so we can discuss and arrange these.
Closing Date: 13th July 2021
Please note, interviews may take place before the closing date, and we reserve the right to close applications early.
How to apply
The closing date for this job offer is on 13/07/2021
This job is located in Wymondham, Norfolk
About West Suffolk College
West Suffolk College is an ambitious vocational and academic College, with a stunning main campus set in the heart of Bury St Edmunds. We are committed to providing outstanding education to all our students.