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Ford Vehicle Parts Advisor Apprenticeship Perrys Ltd

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 and the occasional Saturday maybe required. Shifts TBC.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    02 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    12 May 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001845975

  • Positions

    1 available

An exciting opportunity that offers a varied workload the apprentice will develop skills in a number of areas, including:

  • Safe storage of parts
  • Handling, storing, and receiving stock
  • Processing payments
  • Following company procedures
  • Identifying, sourcing, and ordering parts
  • Monitoring and solving customer problems/enquiries and processing customer’s orders

The Parts Advisor Apprentice will be working with both customers and workshop staff, over the phone and face to face, using computerised stock management systems and parts identification programme ECAT. A Parts Advisor Apprentice will support the dealership, improve sales, and provide excellent customer service.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

No skills required as full training will be provided.

Personal qualities

  • A keen interest in the vehicle industry with good communication skills both written and verbal
  • The Apprentice must be hard working and motivated

Desired qualifications

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

Future prospects

A full-time career within the automotive industry with many opportunities to progress to positions of authority. The opportunities are endless. By having a highly regarded set of skills, apprentices can go on to develop their career within specific interests they may have such as progressing through the dealership.


About the employer

We're a franchised dealership for new Ford cars and vans, we are a Motability accredited premier dealer, plus we have a wide selection of quality used cars available to suit all budgets. Take a look at our used car stock, nearly new deals and new special offers.

We Service, MOT and offer all vehicle repairs at our dealership- which all cost less than you might think! Vehicle Parts, Diagnostic services and an Accident Repair Bodyshop are also available here.

Employer

Perrys Ltd

Address

111-121

London Road

High Wycombe

HP11 1BH

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Training

Training provider

SKILLNET LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Skillnet

Contact

Jamie Rogan 01923 216 165 jamie.rogan@skillnet.org.uk

Apprentices will be working and will be trained within the dealership and a skills coach will visit at least every 28 days as part of a close support network to ensure that Apprentices are both enjoying and succeeding in their course.

An Apprentice’s training includes:

  • Functional Skills (English and maths) if required
  • Industry recognised L2 Customer Service qualification

Apprenticeship standard

Customer service practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)


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