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DAF Parts Advisor Apprenticeship MOTUS COMMERCIALS LIMITED

Apprentices will be working alongside fully qualified parts advisors to be fully trained in sourcing and supplying parts for Heavy Vehicle.

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Closing date: 09 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, 8am – 5pm (40 Hours)

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    10 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    11 Sep 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001764776

  • Positions

    1 available

As this role offers a varied workload the Apprentice will develop skills in a number of areas, including:

  • Safe storage of parts
  • Handling, storing and receiving stock, payments, procedures, identifying, sourcing and ordering parts
  • Monitoring and solving customer problems/enquiries and processing of customer orders

The Parts Advisor Apprentice will be working with both customers and workshop staff, over the phone and face to face, using DAF computerised stock management systems and parts identification programme – ECAT.

A Parts Advisor Apprentice will support the dealership, improve sales and provide excellent customer service.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • No skills required as full training will be provided

Personal qualities

  • A keen interest in the heavy vehicle industry with good communication skills both verbal and written

Desired qualifications

  • Minimum of 3 GCSE’s or equivalent (A*-C/9-4 in English and maths required)

Future prospects

A full time career within the automotive industry with many opportunities to progress to positions of authority. The opportunities are endless. By having a highly regarded set of skills, Apprentices can go on to develop their career within specific interests they may have, whether it is progressing through the dealership, working towards a job within motorsport.


About the employer

DAF works according to the ‘Build to Order’ principle. This means that all vehicles are built to satisfy each customer’s individual wishes, but production only starts after the order is received from the customer. This is very important, because DAF builds tens of thousands of different vehicle versions which are all built to meet each customer’s individual specifications and transport requirements.

Employer

MOTUS COMMERCIALS LIMITED

Address

Park Road

Halesowen

B63 2RL

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Training

Training provider

SKILLNET LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Skillnet

Contact

Jamie Rogan 01923 216165 jamie.rogan@skillnet.org.uk

Apprentices will be working and will be trained within the dealership and an advisor will visit at least every 4-6 weeks as part of a close support network to ensure that Apprentices are both enjoying and succeeding in their course. An Apprentice’s training includes:

  • Industry recognised standard qualification
  • Functional Skills (ICT, English and maths) if required
  • Vocational related qualification (technical certificate)

Apprenticeship standard

Customer service specialist

Level 3 (A level)


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