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Work Placement - Ashfield District Council, Transport Department Motor Vehicle

Job description

Ashfield District Council have agreed to offer work placements at their transport depot based in Sutton in Ashfield; this will be a fantastic opportunity to observe and assist in transport workshop to develop a range of skills especially on a range of specialist vehicles not encountered outside of a local authority and shadow the technicians with day-to-day tasks.

You will be assisting with commercial vehicles: maintenance/MOT's/refurbishment/upgrades.


  • Apply by: 01/09/2018
  • Company: Ashfield District Council
  • Pay: N/A
  • Working times/day: TBC
  • Location: Ashfield District Council Transport Department Northern Depot Station Road Sutton in Ashfield NG17 5HB
  • Job type: Work placements
  • Job sector: Motor Vehicle
  • Employers reference: ADC3003
  • Listing date: 26/06/2017

How to apply

If you would like to apply for this opportunity, you will need to complete an Ashfield District Council application form. Please collect an application form from your tutor, once completed please return to your tutor or the Work Placement Team at Derby Road.


Please note - Placements are open to all students at West Nottinghamshire College, this may result into the placement being allocated; we do advise all students interested in the placement to speak with the employer in the first instant to check that the placement is still available.

Once you have a confirmed offer, in order to proceed with the work placement you will need to download and complete the following ‘Student/Tutor’ Work Placement Application form. This form must be signed by your tutor.

You can drop off a completed application form to room 4a, Derby Road Campus (the Work Placement Office) or ask your tutor to post internally. Alternatively scan and email a completed application form to

A parental consent form must also be signed and passed to your tutor.

On receipt of your Student/Tutor application form the Work Placement Team will ensure the health and safety documentation for your placement is in place. The Work Placement Team will then send you, your tutor and the employer a confirmation email prior to your work placement start date, as entered on your Student/Tutor application form. (Start and end dates MUST be entered.)

If you need any support completing your application, simply email

We encourage you to secure your work placement as soon as possible.

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