Apprentice opportunity



MAN Manchetts Peterborough

Apprentice opportunity.


Manchetts Peterborough is looking to secure a new apprentice to join their growing family business.


A Heavy Vehicle Service Technician will inspect, maintain, and repair large vehicles weighing 3.5 tonnes and over.


The Heavy Vehicle Technicians jobs fall into three main categories:

  • Servicing – carrying out checks
  • Maintenance – replacing/repairing engine parts
  • Diagnostics – using the latest diagnostic equipment


As an apprentice, you will observe, learn and gain an understanding of a wide range of engineering skills and processes while under the instruction of skilled technical staff.

You will be able to:

  • Demonstrate these skills and processes as the training period progresses by working independently or with a team
  • Learn and understand the importance of health and safety within the workplace
  • Learn the fundamental technologies – Heavy Vehicle chassis design, engine, fuels, transmissions, hydraulic and air braking, etc.
  • Develop the skills to construct or modify apparatus and instruments from verbal instructions and drawings
  • Learn how to maintain workshop equipment and to keep it in good repair


HGV Technician Apprenticeship: You will undertake 3 years of training to achieve qualified status. Training takes place on-site and at Remit College, Derby,  including use of the latest diagnostic technology.


We can offer

  • A friendly team of colleagues
  • New, interesting challenges each day
  • A programme of structured in-house training
  • City and Guilds HGV Level 3 qualification
  • Financial support for driving lessons
  • Fully-qualified salary ranging £28 –  £40k +

We are looking for a candidate who:

  • Is a highly motivated and committed team member
  • Enjoys learning and problem-solving, with an interest in vehicles
  • Is ITliterate
  • Will hold GCSE English and Maths at Grade 4+

If you have a passion for the motor industry and are looking to gain some valuable experience from an awarding-winning workshop send your CV to our HR Manager with a cover letter about you and why you would like to be our next apprentice to


Rates of Pay : Please check the government website for apprenticeship rates of pay according to your age.

College and qualification information :


Please send your CV to or call Jeni Davy, HR Manager on 07534 898218 for an informal chat.

Thank you.