Vehicle Maintenance and Repair [L3 MA]

Train Shetland - Vocational Training

L3 MA Vehicle Maintenance and Repair

Employer: DFDS

Number of vacancies: 1

Location: Lerwick

Modern Apprenticeship funding is available for young people ages 16-19 years of age. (Some places may be available for 20+ years of age)


Who are we… At DFDS people mean the world to us. We aim to attract and retain the best talents, provide challenge and opportunity for personal development. We also make sure that you know what a difference you make to our business and how you can be proud of building one of Northern Europe’s largest shipping and logistics companies.

The Role… A Vacancy has arisen in Logistics for an apprentice based at our Shetland depot to complete a Level 3 Modern Apprenticeship in Vehicle Maintenance and Repair. The successful candidate will also receive the training required to obtain their HGV class 1 licence.

Responsibilities… You will be required to undertake all training involved in this apprenticeship and will this include servicing, maintenance, diagnosis & repair of heavy goods vehicles. Whilst also completing the training for an HGV licence.

Who we want… The successful candidate will have a passion for vehicles and the logistics industry with a strong desire to learn. For this apprenticeship you will be required to obtain a full UK driving licence, this will be your responsibility, you will need this to complete the HGV training, which will be funded by DFDS.

What we do for you… You will work in an interesting workplace as a key person within in a growing international company. You will get to work with many different professional groups and for the right candidate there will be great opportunities for personal and professional growth.



All application enquires should be made directly to Train Shetland – Vocational Training, North Gremista Industrial Estate, Lerwick, ZE1 0PX

Tel: 01595 743 743


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You will need to complete an application form and sent it to Train Shetland (do not send forms directly to DFDS). Forms are available from the Train Shetland website or from the Train Shetland office. Please do not send CVs as they will not be accepted.