Body Repair Technician Apprenticeship Wedd & White (Coachworks) Ltd

Large company specialising in Maintenance and Repair are looking for an Apprentice to join their team.

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

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Closing date: 27 Oct 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

    Days and Shifts TBC

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    24 months

  • Possible start date

    30 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    30 Aug 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC091058539

  • Positions

    1 available

You will receive first class training in all the latest repair techniques from BCA’s fully qualified Senior Body Repair Technicians. You will be that all important first contact for the customer who need 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

  • Good communication
  • Excellent practical skills
  • Ability to follow written and verbal instructions
  • Ability to work as part of a team and individually

Personal qualities

  • Keen interest in the motor industry
  • Keen to learn with a can do attitude

Qualifications required

  • Ideally you are required to have A-C GCSE in Maths, English and ICT or equivalent *
  • At Remit we recommend you apply to us irrelevant of your GCSE grades. We will also support you in completing your functional skills

*Some employers may require different grades

Future prospects

You could potentially get a full time position and also receive all of your certificates to prove that you are fully qualified.

About the employer

Our staff are trained and qualified, we rely on appropriate, up-to-date equipment and we only use genuine parts to ensure you retain any manufacturer's warranty on your car.

Employer

Wedd & White (Coachworks) Ltd

Address

Wellington Crescent

NEW MALDEN

KT3 3NE

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Training provider

  • Once you have completed your apprenticeship you will receive NVQ level 2 certificates
  • Functional Skills in Maths, English and ICT
  • Employment Rights and Responsibilities project

Apprenticeship framework

Vehicle Body and Paint

Training provider

REMIT GROUP LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Remit Ltd

Contact

Matthew Nightingale


Other information

You will normally work from 8am to 5pm Monday to Friday, however, you may be able to work overtime in the evenings and at weekends.

You will usually work indoors in workshops or bodyshops and you will be expected to wear safety clothing when using specialised equipment and carrying out tasks such as welding.

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: 27 Oct 2017