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Apprentice Mechanic West London Car Care Limited

This is a great opportunity for the right candidate to learn the theoretical and practical skills required to becoming an integral part of the team and also a fully qualified Light Vehicle Technician.

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Closing date: 28 Sep 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £172.00

    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday: 9.00 am - 6.00 pm. Saturday: 9.00 am - 4.00 pm. Shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    36 months

  • Possible start date

    02 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    11 Feb 2020

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001616467

  • Positions

    1 available

Duties will include:

  • Carry out service maintenance and repairs to all makes of vehicle including light commercial
  • To learn to use diagnostic equipment as a tool to diagnose problems
  • To change tyres and exhaust systems
  • Carry out fast fit duties
  • Getting involved in large jobs such as gearbox and engine restoration work

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Previous garage workshop experience
  • Experience of using diagnostic equipment
  • Full driving licence desirable but not essential

Personal qualities

  • Self-motivated
  • Punctual 
  • Articulate 
  • Keen to learn and work in this sector

Desired qualifications

No formal qualifications are required however the candidates with relevant knowledge/qualifications will be considered first.

Future prospects

Learning and achieving new skills.

Things to consider

  • The role can involve working outside and lifting heavy equipment
  • Housekeeping - Required to clean yard and workshop / own workspace after every job

The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide (ANMW): https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates


About the employer

Independent garage based near Heathrow Airport, carrying out MOT Testing, MOT Failure work, Servicing, Repairs, Diagnostics, Exhaust Fitting, Tyres, Fault Finding.

Employer

West London Car Care Limited

Address

Providence Lane

Hayes

UB3 5EF

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Training

Training provider

M I T SKILLS LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Motor Industry Training

Contact

Fozia Akhtar 01932 341416 fozia.akhtar@mitskills.com

  • Motor vehicle service and maintenance technician (light vehicle) Level 3
  • Level 3 IMI Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Standard
  • Level 1 or 2 Functional Skills in English and maths if required

Apprenticeship standard

Motor vehicle service and maintenance technician (light vehicle)

Level 3 (A level)


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