Apprentice Service Technician Vantage Skoda

As an Apprentice Service Technician at Vantage Motor Group - SKODA Morecambe you’ll be involved in all aspects of maintenance and repair from routine servicing to complete component overhaul of vehicle systems.

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Closing date: 30 Sep 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £224.00

  • Working week

    This is a full time role and typically you will be expected to work between 08:30am and 5:30pm Monday to Friday equating to 40 hours per week.

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Apprenticeship duration

    3 years

  • Possible start date

    31 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    23 Aug 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001301121

  • Positions

    1 available

As an Apprentice Service Technician at Vantage Motor Group - SKODA Morecambe you’ll be involved in all aspects of maintenance and repair from routine servicing to complete component overhaul of vehicle systems.

You’ll use the very latest hi-tech diagnostic procedures and equipment on the most sophisticated electronic and computer controlled vehicle systems.  You are required to have a keen interest in the motor vehicle industry and be fully committed to completing the course to become a highly skilled, highly motivated Technician.

 

Duties will include looking at and being involved in:

  • Wheels, Tyres, Steering, Suspension and Braking Systems
     
  • Service Inspection and Maintenance, Pre and Post work activates
     
  • Diagnosis and Rectification of Light Vehicle Engine Faults, Chassis etc.

 

Once trained as a SKODA Technician you will be expected to carry out a wide variety of tasks from routine maintenance to full overhaul. Your apprenticeship focus will be in Light Vehicle and Maintenance and Repair and the overall programme will last three years. During this time you will attend block release training at our state of the art training centre in Milton Keynes for 16 weeks. For the remaining weeks you will be working full time in our SKODA dealership. To support you from day one you will receive a Snap-on Tool Box with a set of tools which will be yours to own and use.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

A Hands On Approach – You’ll demonstrate a keen interest in how things work, showing a curiosity to fixing physical problems by applying practical solutions. You may even find yourself taking things apart only to rebuild them again!

Commitment – Training to become a vehicle technician means driving your own personal goals and taking responsibility for your work. You will demonstrate a positive ‘can do’ attitude and agility when faced with working in a fast paced environment. We’ll give you the tools and the support to enable you to be the best you can be and then it is down to you to take ownership and make it happen.

Personal qualities

Willingness to learn – We’ll look for ambitious, dynamic and enthusiastic individuals who will be eager to learn, take on board feedback and who want to continuously develop. You’ll be open to seeking out new opportunities to increase understanding and will be able to follow instructions and clearly explain things to others.

Qualifications required

Qualifications Required - You will have achieved GCSE (or equivalent) A*-C or new grades 4-9 in English, Maths, and Science.

Future prospects

Potentially full time employment upon completion of apprentice programme.

About the employer

At Vantage Motor Group, we have a Passion to Please. We pride ourselves on our specialist knowledge in the sale and care of Toyota, Lexus, Hyundai, Honda, Citroën, Kia, Mazda and SKODA vehicles across the North of England and the Midlands.

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Training provider

  • VCQ Level 3 in Maintenance and Repair of Light Vehicles
  • Key and Core Skills Certificates
  • IMI Technical Certificate
  • Advanced Apprenticeship Completion Certificate

Apprenticeship standard

Automotive retail > Motor Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician [light vehicle]

Training provider

BABCOCK TRAINING LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Babcock Training Limited

Contact

Emma 08700130325


Employer's Application Instructions

Please complete an online application directly through the employers website


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

Apply now

Closing date: 30 Sep 2017