Apprentice Commercial Vehicle Technician

Apprentice Commercial Vehicle Technician

Foulger Transport are recruiting an Apprentice Commercial Vehicle Technician to join their team at their site in Norwich.

Contract type: Permanent

Location: Norwich (NR16)

Foulger Transport are recruiting an Apprentice Commercial Vehicle Technician to join their team at their site in Norwich. The role of the Apprentice will be to assist the Commercial Vehicle Fitter’s in ensuring that all vehicles, equipment and assets are serviced and maintained in a safe, cost effective and efficient manner.

  • Monday – Friday
  • 40 hours per week
  • Life Assurance
  • Pension
  • Full Uniform and PPE
  • Onsite Parking
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Loyalty Awards (recognises employees with 5, 10, 20, 30 and 40 years’ service)
  • Employee benefits and discounts across a range of top brands (including shopping, travel, motoring and days out)


About the job:

  • Assist with the completion of all defect repairs, fault diagnosis and maintenance requirements, as is necessary, to ensure all vehicles, trailers & equipment are kept in a safe working condition;
  • Assist your colleagues when necessary to maintain an efficient service;
  • Complete all paper work clearly, accurately & in a timely fashion. This will include Job Cards (work description, parts & times), various types of inspection forms (vehicles, trailers and equipment) and any other paper work that is deemed necessary by management;
  • Assist in Preparing, presenting and accompany vehicles and trailers for annual MOT inspection to ensure they pass;
  • Assist in carrying out periodic safety inspections on all vehicles & trailers to ensure they meet DVSA inspection standards;
  • Always adhere to all workplace health and safety standards (including the wearing of appropriate PPE) and ensure compliance with any regulatory body regulations and standards, including the maintenance of equipment, tools and the workplace;
  • Ensure all areas of the workshop and equipment are maintained in a safe operating condition and any defects are reported through the appropriate process to provide a clean and safe working environment;
  • Complete all coursework and paperwork accurately to comply with external learning objectives.


Your knowledge and experience:

  • GCSE results in Maths, English and Technical subjects
  • The ability to implement technological knowledge into practice
  • Organisational and Time Management
  • Dedication and reliability
  • Knowledge of the transport industry is desirable
  • Continued up to date knowledge of vehicle maintenance rules and regulations
  • Continued up to date knowledge of latest techniques, technology and vehicle models


We are an equal opportunities employer whom encourage and welcome applications from all backgrounds. We are recruiting now for this role. To apply please forward your CV with any relevant experience listed, to [email protected] or apply online here.

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