Ford Vehicle Parts Advisor Apprenticeship Allen Ford - Ford
An exciting opportunity for an apprentice to work alongside fully qualified parts advisors to be fully trained in sourcing and supplying parts for light vehicles.
Closing date: 28 Aug 2017
The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.50 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year.
Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year.
The minimum wage rates are £5.60 an hour for 18-20 year olds and £7.05 for anyone aged 21 and over.
Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).
Total hours per week: 40.00
Possible start date
02 Sep 2017
31 Mar 2017
Intermediate Level Apprenticeship
The Parts Advisor Apprentice will be working with both customers and workshop staff, over the phone and face to face, using computerised stock management systems and parts identification programme – ECAT. A Parts Advisor Apprentice will support the dealership, improve sales and provide excellent customer service.
An exciting opportunity that offers a varied workload the apprentice will develop skills in a number of areas, including:
- Safe storage of parts
- Receiving stock
- Ordering parts
- Monitoring and solving customer problems/enquiries and processing customer’s orders.
Requirements and prospects
No skills required as full training will be provided.
A keen interest in the vehicle industry with good communication skills both written and verbal. The Apprentice must be hard working and motivated.
Minimum of 3 GCSEs or equivalent (A-C in English and Maths required).
Things to consider
About the employer
Allen Ford - Ford
Apprentices will be working and will be trained within the dealership and an advisor will visit at least every 4-6 weeks as part of a close support network to ensure that Apprentices are both enjoying and succeeding in their course. An Apprentice’s training includes:
- Industry recognised framework qualification.
- Functional Skills (ICT, English and Maths), if required
- NVQ Level 2 and/or Level 3
- Vocational related qualification (technical certificate)
- Ford Masters Level 1 technician modules
Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Skillnet
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Closing date: 28 Aug 2017