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Apprentice Light Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician GREENARD'S GARAGE LTD

Greenards Garage are looking to recruit an enthusiastic individual who is passionate about the motor industry. The successful candidate will be involved in all aspects of Vehicle service, maintenance and repair whilst also providing first class customer service to the clients by providing updates, quotations and general guidance.

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Closing date: 10 Jul 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,004.80

    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 to Friday 8.30am-5.30pm (1hr unpaid lunch)

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    6 days ago

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000057552

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Routine servicing and inspection procedures
  • Contribute to the maintenance of a safe and efficient workshop.
  • Obtain diagnostic and repair information
  • Interpret diagnostic information and use electrical wiring diagrams to determine system serviceability.
  • Use a range of diagnostic equipment.
  • Follow recognised repair procedures to complete a wide range of repairs
  • Test the function of repaired and fitted components.
  • Complete a range of services and inspect and prepare a vehicle to the required quality standard for handover to the customer.
  • Behave in accordance with the values of the company and treat colleagues and customers with respect and courtesy.
  • Communicate effectively on a range of topics and with all sorts of different people

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

  • Level 3 Motor Vehicle Service and Maintenance (Light) Technician
  • A bespoke programme of technical and vocational training
  • Functional Skills in Maths and English*if applicable

The successful candidate will be assigned a dedicated work based trainer who will provide support and guidance throughout the course. This Apprenticeship requires attendance for classroom based sessions once per week at the Grimsby Institute Campus, Nuns Corner, Grimsby, DN345AB.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Possible permanent contract upon successful completion of the Apprenticeship and further enhanced industry based training


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Patience

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade Grade 4/C) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade Grade 4/C) Essential

Things to consider

Prior to applying please ensure you are able to get to and from this workplace within the operating hours Please be aware as the first part of the process you will be asked to complete a Learner Form and online assessments in English and Maths. You will receive one to one Information, Advice and Guidance with one of the Learner Engagement Team.

About the employer

Greenard's Garage are an independent garage established since 2005. We offer a comprehensive vehicle servicing, from the smallest problem to major repairs, MOT's and regular servicing. Our team offer a friendly and professional service with an emphasis on customer service. We have large and spacious workshops with a designated MOT bay. Our service ramps are suitable for small cars to much larger commercial vehicles, horse boxes and motorhomes.

Employer

GREENARD'S GARAGE LTD

Address

OAK HOUSE

KEELING STREET

NORTH SOMERCOTES

LN11 7PL

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Training

Training provider

TEC PARTNERSHIP

Contact

Emma Traves

myapprenticeship@grimsby.ac.uk

07827 081 754

Apprenticeship standard

Motor vehicle service and maintenance technician (light vehicle)

Level 3 (A level)


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