DAF Vehicle Parts Apprentice Imperial Commercials
Apprentices will be working alongside fully qualified parts advisors to be fully trained in sourcing and supplying parts for Heavy Vehicle.
Closing date: 30 Sep 2017
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).
Total hours per week: 40.00
Possible start date
01 Oct 2017
01 Sep 2017
Intermediate Level Apprenticeship
As this role offers a varied workload the Apprentice will develop skills in a number of areas, including:
- Safe storage of parts.
- Handling, storing and receiving stock, payments, procedures, identifying, sourcing and ordering parts.
- Monitoring and solving customer problems/enquiries and processing of customer orders.
The Parts Advisor Apprentice will be working with both customers and workshop staff, over the phone and face to face, using DAF computerised stock management systems and parts identification programme – ECAT.
A Parts Advisor Apprentice will support the dealership, improve sales and provide excellent customer service.
Requirements and prospects
- Full training will be provided, no skills required.
- A keen interest in heavy vehicles.
- Excellent communication skills both verbal and written.
- The employer is looking for an apprentice that is very hard working and motivated to learn new skills.
- Must have a full clean driving licence due to the nature of the role.
- Minimum of 3 GCSE’s or equivalent (A-C for English and Maths preferable).
About the employer
Apprentices will be working and will be trained within the dealership and an advisor will visit at least every 4-6 weeks as part of a close support network to ensure that Apprentices are both enjoying and succeeding in their course. An Apprentice’s training includes:
- Industry recognised framework qualification.
- Functional Skills (ICT, English and Maths).
- NVQ Level 2 and/or Level 3.
- Vocational related qualification (technical certificate).
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Closing date: 30 Sep 2017