Apprentice Vehicle Body Repairer C A R S

C.A.R.S. Derby Ltd have an exciting opportunity in their bodyshop, for an Apprentice Body Repair Technician. You will be mentored by their own fully qualified Senior Body Repair Technician in all the latest techniques.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 29 Sep 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £140.00

    Wages explained

    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).

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday, Shifts TBC

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    30 Sep 2017

  • Date posted

    23 Aug 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC091058092

  • Positions

    1 available

You will receive first class training in all the latest repair techniques from C.A.R.S. fully qualified Senior Body Repair Technicians. You will be that all important first contact for the customer who needs your services after an accident.

Training will include:

  • Damage assessment
  • Job cards and assessment reports
  • Panel removal, repair and refit
  • Chassis alignment techniques
  • Welding and joining
  • Vehicle valeting

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • No skills required as full training will be given, just bring your enthusiasm

Personal qualities

  • You will need to have a high level of attention to detail and working to a high standard to ensure the customer’s car is in safe hands and has been restored to its previous pristine condition

Qualifications required

  • Good levels of English, Maths and ICT

Future prospects

There is a large gap in the motor trade, where people are crying out for highly skilled Body Repair Technicians. Do you have the passion and commitment to rise to the challenge?

Things to consider

An apprenticeship is a great way to bridge the gap between the student and working world.

This apprenticeship lasts for 18 months, but the skills you will learn will last a lifetime.

About the employer

WELCOME TO C.A.R.S FREE ESTIMATES • IMPARTIAL ADVICE
If you have been searching for a company that is able to carry out car body repairs in Derby, give CARS a call today. Established in 1993 and with 65 years of combined experience in the industry, you can trust us to provide you with a first class service each and every time.

We are based near the city centre of Derby and cover the surrounding area, carrying out work on any car that has had its bodywork damaged. We also undertake insurance work and are Honda Approved Accident Repair Centre, although we can carry out work on all makes and models.



Employer

C A R S

Address

UNITS 1 & 2

DERBY

DE1 2BU

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Training provider

  • An Apprenticeship is a work-based training programme, so as well as working and being trained in C.A.R.S. Derby LTd’s bodyshop, you will also attend Remit’s Academy based near Pride Park in Derby, on a 5-day block release, 4 times over the 18-month apprenticeship
  • You will also be assigned an Apprentice Development Coach who will visit you in the workplace, every 4-6 weeks, as part of our commitment to your development and to ensure you succeed
  • VRQ & VCQ level 2 certificates in Vehicle Paint
  • Functional Skills in English, Maths & ICT (if required)

N.B All accommodation, food and travel costs are met by the Employer

Apprenticeship framework

Vehicle Body and Paint

Training provider

REMIT GROUP LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Remit Ltd

Contact

Jack Silverton


Employer's Application Instructions

Please click on the link below to apply


This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 29 Sep 2017