Apprentice Mechanical Electrical and Trim NATIONWIDE ACCIDENT REPAIR SERVICES LIMITED

You will train in all aspects of identifying damaged mechanical and electrical components on vehicles and removing and refitting before and after the vehicle is refinished.

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Closing date: 25 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-Friday, 40 hours per week. Shifts TBC.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    2 years

  • Possible start date

    01 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    23 Aug 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001301063

  • Positions

    1 available

You will train in all aspects of identifying damaged mechanical and electrical components on vehicles and removing and refitting before and after the vehicle is refinished.

This will include:

  • Identifying the extent of damage.
  • Accessing and removing damaged components.
  • Installing new components.
  • Using air-conditioning and diagnostic equipment and ensuring the vehicle is in working order.
  • You will train in all aspects of identifying damaged mechanical and electrical components on vehicles and removing and refitting before and after the vehicle is refinished.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Keen to learn,
  • Technical minded,
  • Able to work under pressure,
  • Time management and able to follow instructions

Personal qualities

  • Friendly,
  • Outgoing,
  • Good communicator
  • Good physical strength

Qualifications required

You must have or expect to gain GCSE A-C or Grade 4 or above in English, Maths and either a Science or Technical subject, accredited equivalents will also be accepted

Future prospects

There will be opportunity to study for an advanced apprenticeship as well as possibility to gain permanent employment. There will be opportunity to study for an advanced apprenticeship as well as possibility to gain permanent employment.

Things to consider

Can you commute to the workplace?

About the employer

Nationwide Crash Repair Centre’s are the leading and largest comprehensive automotive repairer in the UK. With over 20 years of experience they repair over 200,000 cars a year, offering service, speed, quality and value within the motor industry. As an ever expanding company this is an exciting time to join their team, with fantastic opportunities.

Employer

NATIONWIDE ACCIDENT REPAIR SERVICES LIMITED

Address

11 Bunting Close

Wandle Way, Willow Lane Ind Estate

Mitcham

CR4 4NB

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Training provider

  • VCQ L2 Vocational competence qualification
  • VRQ L2 Vocational related qualification
  • L1 in Functional skills ICT Maths English
  • 8 one week of the job block release at Thatcham Automotive academy

Apprenticeship framework

Vehicle Body and Paint

Training provider

Thatcham Training Centre

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Thatcham Automotive Academy

Contact

Dawn Dunbar 01635 294816 dawn.dunbar@thatcham.org


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Closing date: 25 Sep 2017