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Apprentice ATV/Power Equipment Technician MKM AGRICULTURE LTD

Is it your dream to become an ATV Service Technician? Do you want the best training available in the industry. You will be an Apprentice service and diagnostic motor technician in a busy workshop environment. You will carry out tasks relevant to maintaining and repairing motor vehicles.

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

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Closing date: 31 Jan 2022

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 to Friday - Some occasional weekends (Shifts to be confirmed)

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    3 years

  • Possible start date

    07 Feb 2022

  • Date posted

    26 Aug 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001757669

  • Positions

    1 available

Is it your dream to become an ATV Service Technician? Do you want the best training available in the industry? Honda will provide you with first class training, working on the latest Honda ATV range and Technology. Immersed in to the brand and philosophy our Apprentices receive the very best the industry has to offer.  If this sounds interesting, our Apprenticeship Programme could be for you.

Honda as a brand does not use the term “Quad Bike”. This is due to the fact All-Terrain Vehicles are designed for Off Road use and this is the safest way in which to utilise them. As a result, at Honda we always use the term “ATV”.

Did you know Honda are the largest ATV brand in the UK, averaging over 50% market share? This is due to the customer loyalty of our reliable product range, vital for their primary use in Farming and Agriculture.

  • You will be an Apprentice service and diagnostic motor technician in a busy workshop environment
  • You will carry out tasks relevant to maintaining and repairing motor vehicles
  • To assist qualified technicians with servicing and repairs
  • To observe best work practices, develop and maintain skills levels in all aspects of repair, service and maintenance of motor vehicles
  • To maintain a clean and safe work environment
  • To maintain personal standards of dress, cleanliness and hygiene, consistent with the standards laid down by the Company
  • To be responsible for the safety of yourself and others, using protective equipment when required.
  • To develop and maintain a thorough and current product knowledge
  • To ensure a consistently high level of quality and workmanship.
  • To advise the Workshop Controller or Service Advisor of any additional work necessary on a vehicle during servicing
  • Assistance with any other tasks as required

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • All we ask is that you are committed to the Apprenticeship Programme for 3 years and have the passion and ambition to grow into a highly skilled Car Service Technician
  • Work experience within the industry would be advantageous
  • Good communication skills
  • Problem solving and decision making skills

Personal qualities

  • Team orientated
  • Positive outlook
  • Willing to learn and follow instructions
  • Evident interest and enthusiasm for automotive vehicles and the industry
  • Results orientated
  • Committed to providing high quality work

Desired qualifications

  • GCSE grades A*-C/9-4 (or equivalent) are preferred but other candidates may apply

Future prospects

  • Possible career progression opportunities include Master Technician, Service or Aftersales Department Management or even Dealership Management

Things to consider

  • Candidates must live within a realistic commutable distance of the vacancy (This will be dictated by the Employer)
  • Ambition and a challenging spirit is the heart of Honda’s success so if you want to be a part of this, our Apprenticeship Programme is for you

About the employer

Honda Dealership. ATV, UTV and lawn and garden machinery specialists.

Employer

MKM AGRICULTURE LTD

Address

Sun Valley Works

Bedford

MK43 0NJ

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Training

Training provider

Raytheon Professional Services

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Raytheon systems Ltd

  • Training is provided both in the workplace and at the Honda Institute in Bracknell
  • You will be working towards an Advanced Apprenticeship (Level 3) along with Functional Skills in maths and English at Level 2 or relevant Core Skills
  • Honda Challenge Personal Development Programme
  • You will also work towards Honda internal qualifications
  • As part of your training you will attend our Honda Apprenticeship technical centre in Bracknell  for block release training. (Accommodation and transport costs will be covered by your employer)

Apprenticeship standard

Motorcycle technician (repair and maintenance)

Level 3 (A level)


Employer's Application Instructions

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

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Closing date: 31 Jan 2022