Apprentice Vehicle Bodyshop Technician Rainbow Bodyshop Ltd

This is an excellent long term opportunity to join a successfully run Vehicle Repair Bodyshop. We are looking for a disciplined hard worker who we can train to fit into a highly skilled team. The opportunities are endless for the right person, with various disciplines within the Bodyshop available.

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Closing date: 30 Nov 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £220.00

  • Working week

    40 paid hours a week (8.00am – 5.00pm Monday to Friday)

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Dec 2017

  • Date posted

    31 Aug 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001303624

  • Positions

    1 available

You will be involved in assisting with a full range of tasks associated with the vehicle repair process, including:

  • Strip and fit
  • Metal panel work
  • Plastic repairs
  • Refinishing (paint)
  • Quality control
  • Estimating jobs

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Must be proficient in the use of IT
  • Keen attention to detail
  • Flexible and able to prioritizse
  • Excellent communication skills

Personal qualities

  • Practical
  • Hard working
  • Organised
  • Reliable
  • Trustworthy
  • Self motivated
  • Positive attitude towards working and learning
  • Team player

Qualifications required

Minimum of 5 GCSEs (A*-C grades) including English and Maths.

Future prospects

For the right person, a full time role after that.

Things to consider

Must be able to work in the UK with no Visa restrictions. Some outdoor work required – in Winter as well as Summer. Physically able to cope with the demands of the job. Some weekend work required. Must consider the location and be able to get there. Must be able to make own way to work and college at Berkshire College of Agriculture.

About the employer

Rainbow Bodyshops is an independent run business that exists on our reputation for excellent service, honesty and transparency. We have been serving Insurance Companies, Manufacturer Dealerships and Private Customers, covering in excess of a 40 mile radius of our sites in Slough, Berkshire, for over 15 years and we work tirelessly to improve the perception of independent vehicle repairers throughout the UK. We offer the complete range of accident repair services for motor vehicles, from minor damage to full re-sprays.

Employer

Rainbow Bodyshop Ltd

Address

460

Bath Road

Slough

SL1 6BB

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Training provider

  • Level 2 NVQ in Vehicle Maintenance
  • Level 2 Vehicle Maintenance Certificate
  • Functional Skills in Maths, English and IT (with exemptions if the candidate has grade A-C at GCSE)
  • Employment rights and responsibilities (in booklet format)
  • Personal learning and thinking skills (PLTS) - embedded into the other units

Apprenticeship framework

Vehicle Maintenance and Repair

Training provider

BERKSHIRE COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURE, THE (BCA)

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Berkshire College of Agriculture

Contact

Sophie Robinson 01628827438 sjrobinson@bca.ac.uk


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Closing date: 30 Nov 2017