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Hyundai Vehicle Accident Repair Technician Apprentice Medway Hyundai

At Hyundai, You'll be working within a fast-paced, challenging, environment, where you'll be encouraged to push boundaries and challenge convention. As a global automotive manufacturer, and one of the fastest growing, you'll have the opportunity to work within an international business environment, and grow with the company.

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Closing date: 17 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, 8.30am - 5.00pm (30 min lunch)

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    33 months

  • Possible start date

    08 Aug 2022

  • Date posted

    14 Mar 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001833712

  • Positions

    1 available

The Hyundai Apprenticeship Programme is designed to train and develop you in a way that enables you to learn the core elements of your job role using advancing technology as well as fostering an exceptional level of customer service.

A Multi-Skilled Vehicle Accident Repair Technician repairs all elements of a vehicle after it has taken some type of collision damage. This will involve learning the skills required to take an accident damaged vehicle through various stages of repair to the pre-accident condition. These fall into three main areas of skills training:

MET-Mechanical, Electrical & Trim:

  • Candidates will learn strip and refit processes of all main vehicle systems including air conditioning, vehicle alignment and Hybrid & Electric vehicle systems

Panel-repair:

  • Candidates will learn to repair bodywork by replacing panels, filling defects and carrying out techniques such as welding, bond and riveting and correcting misalignment

Paint-surface repair:

  • Candidates will learn how to prepare surfaces and carry out paint refinishing through the following techniques; sealing, masking, priming, application of base coat & lacquer, repairing defects and polishing

Duties will include:

  • Accurately and skilfully undertake all aspects of the motor vehicle body repair
  • Detect and diagnose any additional faults for further repair
  • Working under direct supervision at all times to achieve full competence and qualification
  • Ensure all work is completed safely and complies with manufacturer and British Standard industry guidelines
  • Any other ad hoc duties and when required

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Manual skills
  • Efficient
  • Communication
  • Eager to learn
  • Team work

Personal qualities

  • Mechanically minded
  • Interest in the body shop environment
  • Outgoing
  • Confident
  • Professional
  • Keen interest in the automotive industry

Desired qualifications

  • 4 GCSEs at A* -D / 9 - 3 including maths and English Language (or equivalent)

Future prospects

  • Upon successful completion of the apprenticeship, the role holder will progress to full-time employment with the company

About the employer

The Hyundai Apprenticeship Programme is designed to train and develop you in a way that enables you to learn the core elements of your job role using advancing technology as well as fostering an exceptional level of customer service.

Employer

Medway Hyundai

Address

London Road

Gillingham

ME4 4EN

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Training

Training provider

NOTTINGHAM COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Nottingham College

Contact

Nottingham College Apprenticeship Team

Accident Repair Technician Apprenticership Standard - Level 3:

  • The programme for the Multi-Skill Accident Repair Apprenticeship incorporates underpinning knowledge delivered in partnership and managed by EMTEC College
  • Apprentices will be required to have or achieve level 1 English and maths and to have taken level 2 English and maths tests prior to completion of their apprenticeship
  • Regular review and welfare visits from appointed assessors who will observe all evidence opportunities that occur naturally in the workplace

Apprenticeship standard

Accident repair technician

Level 3 (A level)


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