About Toppesfield

Founded by Chairman Matthew Pryor in 2004, Toppesfield has grown from strength to strength and has risen to its current position as the UK’s largest independent surfacing contractor. Delivering projects nationwide, Toppesfield is the first name in surfacing, no matter what the size, sector, or location.

Here at Toppesfield, our goal is to continually raise the benchmark for surfacing and associated services to the highest possible standard, thereby enhancing our position as contractor for choice for all surfacing works. We have created over 300 jobs, established seven regional offices and achieving an estimated turnover of £110 million and pride ourselves on the impeccable standards of workmanship that has delivered year on year growth.

Job Types: Full time, permanent

Salary: Competitive

Location: Birmingham

Role Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Apprentice HGV Fitter to join our experienced workshop team. This is a fantastic opportunity for anyone with an interest in mechanics to learn alongside a highly skilled workforce that is committed to providing a quality service.

  • Assist the HGV fitter and carry out preventative and routine maintenance including servicing to plant and machinery to ensure the fleet remains operational
  • Along with the HGV Fitter attend sites to carry out breakdown repairs of HGV’s
  • Deal with required repairs/ MOT preparations to ensure consistent operation of all fleet vehicles
  • Assist with carrying out fault diagnostic, troubleshooting and rectification using the manufacturers computer systems and other diagnostic systems.
  • Collaborate with the maintenance team to carry out risk assessments before commencing work on HGV’S and equipment. Ensure compliance with method statements and risk assessments, as required
  • Work as part of a team to achieve timely, prioritised maintenance, repair and servicing of the companies’ vehicles and plant
  • To contribute to the general tidiness and housekeeping and ensure a safe working environment is maintained
  • To work towards successful completion of the Vehicle Maintenance apprenticeship qualification
  • Undertake any other duties to support the smooth running of our Yards and Depots

Our Benefits

  • 25 days Annual Leave + Bank Holidays
  • Employee Referral Scheme
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Employee Volunteering Programme
  • Annual Leave Purchase Scheme
  • Enhanced Maternity/ Paternity / Adoption Leave
  • Learning and development opportunities.
  • Supportive working culture and future progression opportunities
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Bonus Scheme
  • Birthday Bonus
  • Discount Portal
  • Company Social Events

Contact Toppesfield

Please email careers@toppesfield.com to ask a member of our team about working at Toppesfield or the opportunities that are currently available. We’re always happy to talk to potential candidates.