Ford - Apprentice Parts Advisor Think Ford Wokingham
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.
Closing date: 31 Oct 2022
Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).
Total hours per week: 40.00
Possible start date
01 Nov 2022
15 May 2022
Level 2 (GCSE)
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, payments, 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
- No skills required as full training will be provided
- A keen interest in the vehicle industry with good communication skills both written and verbal. The Apprentice must be hard working and motivated
- Minimum of 3 GCSE’s or equivalent (A*-C 9-4 in English and maths required)
- 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
At Think Ford, we believe that buying a car should be convenient and simple, with the process proving both efficient and affordable. As a representative of the UK’s most popular car brand of the past 30 years, we aim to deliver service that is professional and customer focused, and which is responsive to your every demand.
You will find that our website delivers an online experience like no other, making car-buying an interactive, digital experience that epitomises utmost convenience. You can browse our website today to discover all you need to know about the services provided by Think Ford in Bracknell, Farnborough, Guildford and Wokingham.
Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Skillnet
Sean Hogan 01923 216165 firstname.lastname@example.org
Apprentices will be working and will be trained within the office environment 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:
- Industry recognised apprenticeship standard qualification - Level 2 Customer Service Practitioner
- Vocational related qualification - Parts Level 2
Customer service practitioner
Level 2 (GCSE)
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