Mechanical, Electrical and Trim Apprentice MOTOFIX ACCIDENT REPAIR CENTRES LIMITED

Volkswagen group apprenticeships don’t just bring more manufacturer trained young technicians into the paint and body network; they help guarantee the future of the industry by passing vital skills on to a new generation.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 31 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £140.00

    Wages explained

    The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.50 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year.
    Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year.
    The minimum wage rates are £5.60 an hour for 18-20 year olds and £7.05 for anyone aged 21 and over.
    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

  • Working week

    40 per week (Monday to Friday - possible Saturday)

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    2 years

  • Possible start date

    07 Nov 2017

  • Date posted

    14 Feb 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001170948

  • Positions

    1 available

The MET programme will be taught over two years at the Volkswagen group apprenticeship programme centre in Milton Keynes.

MET Apprentices duties include:

  • Removing and fitting basic mechanical, electrical and trim components.
  • Removing and fitting non-structural body panels
  • Removing, renewing and refitting mechanical, electrical systems and assemblies and trim following accident damage.
  • Removing and reinstalling mechanical, electrical systems and assemblies and trim following accident damage.
  • Vehicle Inspection

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

Ideally some commercial work experience in a garage.

Personal qualities

You must have a genuine interest working in the automotive sector and be committed to the two year apprenticeship programme.  You must be willing to learn in a practical environment.

Qualifications required

A minimum of three GCSE's grades A/C in English, Maths and Science or equivalent.

Future prospects

Opportunity to further develop skills and career with the brand.

Things to consider

Please do not contact dealership, we are main point of contact for this vacancy and carry out a full recruitment service for the local dealer. Approaching the dealer directly will not always help your application. Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage (ANMW): The National Minimum Wage for Apprentices is £3.40 per hour from 1st October 2016. This is the legal minimum pay per hour applying to 16-18 year old apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their apprenticeship. For apprentices 19 or over who have completed their first year and are continuing their apprenticeship, the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies.

About the employer

VOLKSWAGEN GROUP Dealership.

Employer

MOTOFIX ACCIDENT REPAIR CENTRES LIMITED

Address

Vulcan House

Water Lane

Exeter

EX2 8BY

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Training provider

The MET programme will be taught over two years at the Volkswagen group apprenticeship programme centre in Milton Keynes.

MET Apprentices duties include:

  • Removing and fitting basic mechanical, electrical and trim components.
  • Removing and fitting non-structural body panels
  • Removing, renewing and refitting mechanical, electrical systems and assemblies and trim following accident damage.
  • Removing and reinstalling mechanical, electrical systems and assemblies and trim following accident damage.
  • Vehicle Inspection

Apprenticeship framework

Vehicle Body and Paint

Training provider

BABCOCK TRAINING LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Babcock Training Limited

Contact

Bethan Thomas


This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 31 Oct 2017