Light Vehicle Technician Apprentice STAR AUTOMOTIVE LTD

Autotech have an exciting opportunity in their workshop, for an Apprentice Light Vehicle Technician. You will be mentored by their own fully qualified Senior Technician in all the latest techniques.

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

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Closing date: 26 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

    8:00 -17:00 Monday to Friday

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    36 months

  • Possible start date

    28 Sep 2017

  • Date posted

    01 Sep 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC091059461

  • Positions

    1 available

You will receive first class training in all the latest servicing and diagnostic techniques to enable you to better help your customers whether they need a standard service, MOT or wanting an engine rebuild.

Day to day tasks will vary but include:

  • Servicing – carrying out checks
  • MOT’s – identifying parts with wear and tear
  • Vehicle Maintenance – replacing / repairing engine parts
  • Diagnostics – using the latest diagnostic equipment
  • Maintaining repair and service records

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

  • Ideally GCSE 9 to 3 (A-D) or equivalent in Maths and English

Future prospects

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

About the employer

With more than 10 years’ experience, you can rest assured if your vehicle has a problem or requires a repair, we can fix it.

We bring together a group of dedicated and highly qualified experts who aim to deliver one simple thing: excellent vehicle repairs that you can rely on. We also have the relevant skills and qualifications to carry out MOT’s on Hybrid vehicles.

Employer

STAR AUTOMOTIVE LTD

Address

Unit 3

Erith

DA8 2AJ

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Training provider

Light Vehicle Technician Apprentice - Standards:

  • An Apprenticeship is a work-based training programme, so as well as working and being trained in Auto Tech’s workshop, you will also attend Remit’s Academy based near Pride Park in Derby, on a 5-day block release 5 times a year over the 3 year 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 3 certificates in Light Vehicle
  • Functional Skills in English, Maths & ICT (if required)

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

Apprenticeship standard

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

Training provider

REMIT GROUP LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Remit Ltd

Contact

Bethany Dallison


Other information

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

This apprenticeship lasts for 3 years, but the skills you will learn will last a lifetime.

Employer's Application Instructions

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

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Closing date: 26 Sep 2017