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Apprentice Motor Vehicle Technician A&E TYRE, EXHAUST & SERVICE CENTRE LIMITED

Carry out repairs and services to cars and light goods vehicles. working alongside a qualified technician you will learn various aspects of maintaining a vehicle including: Inspections of vehicles Keeping appropriate log books Removal / Repairs of Tyres, Exhausts etc.

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Closing date: 08 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £159.10

    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

    Shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 37.00

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    20 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    17 Jun 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001725671

  • Positions

    1 available

As an Apprentice, you will carry out a range of services and repairs to cars and light goods vehicles. Throughout the duration of the apprenticeship, you will gain an excellent knowledge of technical, retail and customer service skills. What will you be doing? You will work alongside a qualified technician/mentor to learning the following skills and knowledge:

  • Inspection, removal and repair of tyres, exhausts, shock absorbers, brakes, filters and batteries
  • Ensure appropriate work logs are kept for all vehicles
  • Carrying out vehicle safety inspections and routine maintenance on the vehicles 
  • Delivering a high level of customer service to all your colleagues and customers
  • Identifying vehicle problems with diagnostic equipment
  • Ensuring high levels of Health and Safety are always met within the workshop

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Experience in a motor vehicle environment preferred, but not essential
  • Good communication skills
  • Good practical skills

Personal qualities

  • Be able to work under pressure
  • Good team working ability
  • Able to work on own initiative
  • Attention to detail and flexible

Desired qualifications

GCSEs at grades D/3 or above (or equivalent) in maths and English.

Future prospects

This exciting apprenticeship programme is ideal for someone who is looking to begin their journey to becoming a qualified Technician and who wants to develop a long-term career in the Automotive industry. This is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate.

Things to consider

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


About the employer

A well-established light vehicle repair and MOT centre based in  Rothbury. Local garage you can trust for great quality and good value service and repair work. Our team of technicians will give you, the motorist, the confidence that your vehicle is in safe hands.

Employer

A&E TYRE, EXHAUST & SERVICE CENTRE LIMITED

Address

Unit 3a

Coquet View

Morpeth

NE65 7RZ

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Training

Training provider

SUNDERLAND COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Northumberland College

  • Level 2 Standard in Auto care 
  • Functional Skills if required 

Apprenticeship standard

Autocare technician

Level 2 (GCSE)


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