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Motor Vehicle Technician Apprenticeship CAR TIME MOTOR COMPANY UK LIMITED

An Apprentice is required to join a busy 20/21 Car Supermarket of the year (Cartime based in Bury). Dealing with the repair and maintenance of light motor vehicles, candidates will have a keen interest and passion to progress within the industry.

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Closing date: 04 Oct 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, 08:30 - 17:30, and every other Saturday, 08:30 - 13:00.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    36 months

  • Possible start date

    11 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    24 Jun 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001729216

  • Positions

    4 available

Every day is different within the Service department. As a Service Technician Apprentice, some of your duties will include:

  • Use of diagnostic equipment to identify vehicle faults
  • Testing of parts and systems to ensure correct working
  • Following checklists to ensure all critical parts of vehicles are examined
  • Carrying out bumper to bumper overview, service, and inspection
  • Maintenance of electronic systems including on board entertainment systems
  • Undertaking repair and maintenance of vehicle parts including clutches, gearboxes, tyres, brakes, and suspension
  • Completion of legible and accurate paperwork for the customers and centres records
  • Maintenance of a clean and tidy work environment

You will have the opportunity to work with a wide range of products including traditional, hybrid and electronic engines.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Strong communication skills
  • Customer service skills

Personal qualities

  • A good attitude to work
  • Good time keeping & attendance
  • Willingness to learn to drive asap/Able to drive  
  • Enthusiasm and willingness to learn
  • Teamwork
  • Interest in vehicle engineering

Desired qualifications

Level 2 Diploma in Motor Vehicles (or equivalent).

5 GCSEs at grades C/4 or above (or equivalent) including maths and English.

Future prospects

Potential to progress upon completion of this apprenticeship.

Things to consider

The vacancy may be closed earlier if there are a high number of applicants.

This apprenticeship may involve one day a weekday release to college.


About the employer

Cartime is a prestige, independent used car supermarket that was founded in 2012 and was recently announced as the UK Car Supermarket of the Year.

With showrooms in Bury and Rochdale in Greater Manchester, all of our cars are sold in 'as new' condition, with other great benefits such as 0% finance and our fantastic six-year warranty package available across all stock.

We have over 1,000 vehicles available, from MPVs, 4x4s and supercars to family saloons, cars for first time buyers and high-performance sports models.

Employer

CAR TIME MOTOR COMPANY UK LIMITED

Address

Bridge Street

Bury

BL9 6HH

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Training

Training provider

HOPWOOD HALL COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Hopwood Hall College

Contact

Hannah 0161 6556941 apprenticeships@hopwood.ac.uk

Level 3 Motor Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician (light vehicle) apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Level 2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)

Apprenticeship standard

Motor vehicle service and maintenance technician (light vehicle)

Level 3 (A level)


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