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Apprentice Autocare Technician (35154) GEP Motor Engineers Ltd

GEP Motor Engineers Ltd in Kearsley have a fantastic opportunity for a highly motivated young person to join their company. To be considered, they are looking for someone with ideally 12 - 18 months workshop experience.

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

    Monday - Friday, 8.00am - 5.00pm

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    30 months

  • Possible start date

    25 Jul 2022

  • Date posted

    15 Feb 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001823412

  • Positions

    1 available

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

  • Keeping the workshop clean and tidy
  • How to use tools and equipment used in Vehicle Maintenance and 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 and suspension, braking systems, battery and charging systems, exhaust systems and Air-Conditioning systems
  • Vehicle 4-wheel geometry principles
  • Basic consumer legislation relevant to the occupation
  • Appropriate Health and 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 and genuine interest in the Automotive Trade 
  • Be enthusiastic and use initiative at all times
  • A minimum of 12 months experience in a workshop is required

Personal qualities

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

Desired qualifications

  • Ideally grades C (or 4) and above in GCSE maths and English

Future prospects

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

About the employer

At GEP Motor Engineers ltd we provide a quality service at very low rates, with no compromise on workmanship and results. They understand how important your car is to you and wherever possible, they operate a same day service at no extra cost to ensure you are back on the road as quickly as possible. They can help you with everything from an oil change to an engine change.  

Employer

GEP Motor Engineers Ltd

Address

9-17

Springfield Road

Bolton

BL4 8JN

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Training

Training provider

The Growth Company

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Skills Solutions Ltd

Contact

Sue Lomas 07720 337297 sue.lomas@gceducationandskills.ac.uk

Autocare Technician Level 2 Apprenticeship Standard:

  • Training will be provided in partnership with GEP Motor Engineering Ltd and The Growth Company at our Skillcentre in Trafford Park

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