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Apprentice Autocare Technician (35239) First Tyre Plus

First Tyre Plus Limited have a fantastic opportunity for a highly motivated young person to join their company with new premises in Cheadle Hulme.

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

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Closing date: 15 Jul 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 Mon to Thur, 8.30am–5pm Fri

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    30 months

  • Possible start date

    25 Jul 2022

  • Date posted

    14 Feb 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001822244

  • 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

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • To have a keen & genuine interest in the Automotive Trade 
  • Be enthusiastic and use initiative at all times

Personal qualities

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

Desired qualifications

  • Ideally grades C/4 and above in GCSE maths and English

Future prospects

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

Things to consider

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

About the employer

First Tyre Plus is a family run business based in Cheadle Hulme.  They carry our service and repair to all makes and models and have an excellent local reputation.

Employer

First Tyre Plus

Address

Unit D11

Commercial Avenue

Cheadle

SK8 6QH

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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 Technician

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: 15 Jul 2022