Apprentice Service Technician Desira Group Plc

As a Service Technician you will be involved in all aspects of maintenance and repair from routine servicing to the complete component overhaul of vehicle systems.

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

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Closing date: 25 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

    40 per week Monday – Friday (Possible Saturday)

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    3 years

  • Possible start date

    26 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    28 Sep 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001315014

  • Positions

    1 available

Electronic fault diagnosis using the latest diagnostic equipment now forms part of the everyday routine.
Technicians are also vital to customer care. The service provided by the workshop is a major factor considered by customers when they decide to replace their car.

Main duties for this service technician vacancy include the following;

  • Marking out & measuring, basic hand tools
  • Bumper to bumper overview, service and inspection
  • Body materials & Construction
  • Engine mechanical
  • Cooling and lubrication, air & exhaust
  • Ignition petrol fuel, CI fuels
  • Braking systems, suspension, steering, wheels and tyres
  • Charging and starter, electrical auxiliaries, lighting
  • Clutches, manual/auto gearboxes, drivelines

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • The employer is looking for someone with a genuine interest in the automotive sector and Ideally some commercial work experience in a garage.

Personal qualities

You must have a genuine interest working in the automotive sector and be committed to the three year apprenticeship programme.  You must be willing to learn in a practical environment as well as attending college on block release training for your formal learning

Qualifications required

  • A minimum of three GCSE’s grades A-C (New Grades 4 - 9) in English, Maths and Science or the equivalent

Future prospects

Possibility of full time career/further training

Things to consider

***Please do not contact dealership, we are main point of contact for this vacancy and carry out a full recruitment service for the local dealer. Approaching the dealer directly will not always help your application.***

About the employer

Service Technician within a garage, carrying out general services and MOT's.

Employer

Desira Group Plc

Address

129

Heigham Street

Norwich

NR2 4TG

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Training provider

Qualifications to Achieve - On completion of the Advanced Apprenticeship you will receive the following qualifications:-

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

Apprenticeship framework

Vehicle Maintenance and Repair

Training provider

BABCOCK TRAINING LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Babcock Training Limited

Contact

Chris Millington


Employer's Application Instructions

Pls apply using the link provided: http://www.fiat-apprenticetraining.co.uk/


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

Apply now

Closing date: 25 Oct 2017