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Apprentice Autocare Technician Critchley Car & Commercials Limited

Critchley Car and Commercial in Worsley have a fantastic opportunity for a highly motivated person, preferably an apprentice with experience, to join their company.

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

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Closing date: 27 May 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £192.40

    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

    8.30am – 5.30pm Monday to Friday

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    3 years

  • Possible start date

    06 Jun 2022

  • Date posted

    19 Nov 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001794017

  • Positions

    1 available

The successful applicant will be expected to learn about the following:

• Keeping the workshop clean & tidy
• How to use tools & equipment used in Vehicle Maintenance & Repair
• You will assist other technicians with their work whilst receiving on the job training
• Tyre legislation and technical information
• Fundamentals of specific vehicle systems including steering & suspension, braking systems, battery & charging systems, exhaust systems and Air-Conditioning systems
• Vehicle 4-wheel geometry principles
• Basic consumer legislation relevant to the occupation
• Appropriate Health & Safety legislation and requirements for the workplace
• Hybrid/Electric Vehicle system and safe working procedures
• How to carry out vehicle safety inspections and routine maintenance using manufacturers specifications or approved schedules, using vehicle specific data and meeting legal requirements

Successful completion of this apprenticeship will lead to progression to a Level 3 Light Vehicle Technician Apprenticeship.

How you will be supported
Full training and support will be provided by The Growth Company to help you achieve your apprenticeship and reach your full potential in your role.

What will happen next
New applicants to The Growth Company who meet any basic entry requirements of the role will be contacted within two working days to be invited to meet a member of our team. You will then have the opportunity to find out:
• More about this vacancy and any others you are suitable for
• Any training you need to complete
• What the next steps will be

How you could get there 
If you would be catching public transport for this role, visit the Journey Planner on www.tfgm.com to see how you would get there and how long it would take.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

• To have a keen & genuine interest in the Automotive Trade 
• Be enthusiastic and use initiative at all times
• Must be willing to learn as training will be given on the job

Personal qualities

• Punctuality
• Reliability
• Honesty
• A disciplined attitude is required

Desired qualifications

• Grade C/4 and above in GCSE Maths and English

Future prospects

Possible progression within the company and progression onto the next level apprenticeship.


About the employer

Here at Critchley Car and Commercials Ltd we are a family run independent garage based in Worsley, Lancashire established in the year 2000. Our three highly trained technicians have over fifty years of combined experience ensuring only the highest standard of work is conducted on your vehicle. 

We are specialists when it comes to BMW and diesel vehicles and at providing specialty DPF and Carbon cleaning. We are also AA certified and RAC approved so you can be assured that your vehicle is in safe hands with us. 

In addition to the high quality of work we guarantee we also offer a range of additional services such as collection and delivery of your vehicle (in a 10 mile radius of our garage), provision of courtesy cars and transfers to local transport links so that our customers are never left stranded whilst we work on their vehicles, free customer WiFi and a customer car cleaning service..
 

Employer

Critchley Car & Commercials Limited

Address

285

Chaddock Lane

Bury

M28 1DR

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Training

Training provider

The Growth Company

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Skills Solutions Ltd

Full apprenticeship training provided, working towards an Intermediate Level Apprenticeship gaining a Level 2 qualification in Autocare

Apprenticeship standard

Autocare technician

Level 2 (GCSE)


Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 27 May 2022