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Apprentice Service & Maintenance Technician - Porsche Centre Reading Porsche Centre Reading

As an Apprentice working for a Porsche specialist, you will work alongside an experienced Technicians. Maintaining and repairing a wide variety of customer’s vehicles to very high industry and Porsche brand standards.

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

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Closing date: 31 Jul 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £16,500.00

  • Working week

    Mon-Fri. May include Saturdays on a rota basis

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    3 years

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    23 Apr 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001703286

  • Positions

    1 available

Duties will include:

  • Carrying out foundation tasks common to all service and repair procedures
  • Contributing to a safe working environment
  • Accessing information such as wiring diagrams and technical data
  • Using complex diagnostic, mechanical and electrical measuring equipment
  • Removing, repairing/replacing components to manufacturer’s specification
  • Applying advanced diagnostic principles and logical problem solving techniques

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

You should be: 

  • Technically minded
  • Practical
  • Logical

Personal qualities

You should be:

  • Able to listen and follow instructions
  • Willing to study
  • A team player
  • Able to work in a busy environment

Desired qualifications

Ideally, you will have, or be predicted to gain, good GCSEs (or equivalent) in English and maths, although these are not essential. However, you must be literate and numerate.

Future prospects

Once qualified, there may be the chance for progression within the company.

Things to consider

  • A qualified Technician has many transferable skills 
  • This is a physically demanding role
  • Off the job training is on a residential basis

Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week). The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide (ANMW): https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates

For updates on the National Living Wage please see: https://www.gov.uk/government/news/national-living-wage-increase-to-protect-workers-living-standard


About the employer

Porsche Retail Group is a wholly owned subsidiary of Porsche Cars Great Britain. They are one of the largest Porsche Dealer Groups in the UK and represent five Porsche Centres located in Guildford, Hatfield, Mayfair, Reading and West London. Porsche Retail Group are proud to be one of the one of the Sunday Times Top 50 companies to work for in the UK in 2020, and offer an outstanding working environment with great benefits and a competitive package.

Employer

Porsche Centre Reading

Address

Bath Road

Reading

RG31 7SG

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Training

Training provider

PROVQ LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Provq

Contact

Julie Jones or Emma Powell 01743 762044 recruitment@provq.com

  • Level 3 Motor Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician (light vehicle) apprenticeship standard
  • Level 2 Functional skills in English & maths (if required)

Please note: Off the job training is on a residential basis. Travel and accommodation costs covered by the employer.

Apprenticeship standard

Motor vehicle service and maintenance technician (light vehicle)

Level 3 (A level)


Employer's Application Instructions

Simply visit https://apprenticeshipfinder.co.uk, follow the link to 'apply now' and complete the online registration and screener questions. Please do not apply directly with the employer.

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

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Closing date: 31 Jul 2022