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Ford Vehicle Parts Apprenticeship M53 Ford

An exciting opportunity for an apprentice to work alongside fully qualified parts advisors to be fully trained in sourcing and supplying parts for light vehicles.

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Closing date: 01 Oct 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, 09:00 - 18:00. Every other Saturday, 08:30 - 13:00 this is paid at time and a half.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    2 years

  • Possible start date

    02 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    12 May 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001845936

  • Positions

    1 available

Apprentices will work alongside fully qualified parts advisors and be trained to source and supply vehicle parts to Technicians in the workshop and to external customers.

Duties will include:

  • Stock management
  • Identification and ordering of parts using IT
  • Receiving and storing of parts
  • Processing orders for non-stock
  • Processing payment transactions
  • Customer service
  • Sales

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

A little bit of experience desirable but not essential as full training will be provided.

Personal qualities

A keen interest in the car industry with good communication skills both verbal and written.

The employer is looking for an enthusiastic learner that must be hard working and motivated to learn new skills.

Desired qualifications

Minimum of 3 GCSEs at grades A*-C/9-4 (or equivalent) in English and maths are required.

Future prospects

A full-time career within the automotive industry, with many opportunities to progress to positions of authority within the dealership.

Future prospects are endless.

By having a highly regarded set of skills, Apprentices can go on to develop their career within any other areas of commerce they may be interested in.


About the employer

M53 Ford The home of Ford in Ellesmere Port and Birkenhead We have represented Ford in the Wirral since 1987 operating two dealerships, Ellesmere Port and Birkenhead, offering new and used car sales, vehicle servicing and parts supply and distribution.

Employer

M53 Ford

Address

38 Green Lane

Birkenhead

CH41 9FD

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Training

Training provider

SKILLNET LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Skillnet

Contact

Jose 0192 321 6175 jose.faria@skillnet.org.uk

Level 2 Customer Service Practitioner apprenticeship standard.

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
  • VRQ Parts Level 2
  • Vocational related qualification (technical certificate)

Apprenticeship standard

Customer service practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)


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