Workshop Apprentice

Location: Elland, Halifax

Terberg DTS UK are looking for Workshop Apprentices to be based in our Elland site.

What is the job role?

To perform a variety of routine servicing, inspections (VOSA standards) and subsequent repairs to one or more types of Distribution Tractors and other vehicles/equipment. Perform visual or operational checks and carry out repairs as required. Carry out technical inspections or use technical manuals and diagnostic techniques to find and repair inoperable or defective machine parts, components or systems using test equipment.

Requirements and what we are looking for

  • To display the highest standards of; appearance, manner and technical ability at all times.
  • To accurately and quickly fault diagnose and undertake resultant repairs. To include working on a range of makes and models.
  • To able to undertake vehicle servicing, repair and other related work.
  • To complete all vehicle servicing and repair documentation correctly, in a timely manner and to a good standard.
  • To be able to interpret and remedy vehicle defect descriptions communicated by vehicle users.
  • Where possible ensure a first time fix.
  • To maintain a high standard of customer service at all times.
  • Develop own competence to meet requirements of job.
  • To maintain and develop current processes and procedures in the upkeep of the internal documentation.
  • To work with all departments, particularly with projects that are being explored or implemented.
  • Undertake any other duties consistent with the purpose of this job or to support the needs of the business.

What do Terberg DTS offer you?

As a colleague of Terberg you get a varied full-time job at the market leading supplier of specialist vehicles, equipment and support to the UK logistics, distribution, port, industrial, aviation and fire and rescue. The atmosphere in our family business is pleasant and you will work within a motivated team. We offer great benefits including; company pension, health & wellbeing programme, company events, life insurance, cycle to work scheme and more. Personal development is important to us so further training and education may be offered so you can excel.

Is this the right career path for you?

Let us know by sending an email to and attach your CV and a brief description of why you want to apply for the role. If you would like more information about the company or the vacancy, Please contact our Internal Recruitment Consultant, Nicky Adl on 01422 257 100.

Royal Terberg Group operates worldwide in the development, production and service of special vehicles and systems for logistics and refuse collection. As a family business, we stand for our people. Based on our core values, we focus on sustainable growth and innovation, which has made us successful for more than 150 years. For example, we have been investing in electrically powered vehicles since 2014 and are testing hydrogen to the full. We want to deal responsibly with our environment so that future generations can continue our success.