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Lookers Nissan - Light Vehicle Technician Apprenticeship (Level 3) Mercedes-Benz Of Gatwick

Do you want to work on one the automotive industries most diverse and exciting model ranges? We are looking for Apprentice technicians that share our passion for automotive technology and our belief in service excellence.

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

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Closing date: 30 Nov 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

    40 hours between 8am-6pm Mon - Sat

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    36 Weeks

  • Possible start date

    02 Dec 2022

  • Date posted

    11 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000063773

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Please bear in mind before you apply that this role requires
a high level of dedication and commitment from the successful applicant. There is an expectation that you will complete assessments, revision, off the job training and keep up to date with logging work in your own time.

As a Nissan dealer, we ensure that no-one is better qualified to look after our vehicles. Our Apprentice technicians will be
trained to manufacturer standards and have access to regular support and technical information.
Within the dealership, we utilise the latest diagnostic
technology, tools, and best practice processes so you can offer our customers
the very best assistance with their service or repair.
You will be given full training to enable you to be
confident in the diagnosis, repair, and service of the full range of Nissan vehicles.

Key Duties:

· Undertake the timely repair and servicing of customer vehicles in accordance with the brands technical standards.

· Conduct full examinations of vehicles and identify non-routine defects, or additional faults either in the workshop or during road tests.

· Provide a knowledgeable, courteous, responsive, and efficient service to all workshop customers, personifying the brand.

· Obtain appropriate authorisation if additional work is required on a vehicle.

· Be open to try new methods of work designed to improve efficiency.

Full training will be provided by senior technicians, management and a dedicated mentor.

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

This is a Motor Vehicle Technician Apprenticeship, delivered by Bosch Automotive Service Solutions. Training is delivered on a block release basis at the Alliance Training Centre in Doncaster. This means your college-based training will be delivered away from home and you will be required to stay in a hotel for 17 separate weeks over the 3-year duration of the course. All associated costs for training are met by the employer/the programme and there will be no cost to yourself/your parents or guardians. Assessments will also be conducted in the work place by a dedicated training assessor. You will also be assigned a workplace mentor for support in dealership. As a result, you will receive the following qualification: · Motor Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician (Light Vehicle) Level 3

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Permanent role upon successful completion of Apprenticeship


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience, Physical fitness

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade 4) Essential

About the employer

At Lookers we believe in being there 'for you, for life.'From the purchase of your first car, to an executive saloon upgrade after a promotion to eventually acquiring an MPV or 4x4 when a family comes along, we’re here for you every mile.Our dealerships offer a full range of aftersales provisions including fully stocked parts departments, vehicle servicing, MOT and accident repair facilities.Our staff are fully dedicated, trained and experienced in their fields.

Employer

Mercedes-Benz Of Gatwick

Address

Auchinlek Drive

Carlisle

CA1 2UR

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Training

Training provider

BOSCH AUTOMOTIVE SERVICE SOLUTIONS LTD

Apprenticeship standard

Motor vehicle service and maintenance technician (light vehicle)

Level 3 (A level)


Employer's Application Instructions

To apply, you must register with GetMyFirstJob and then follow the instructions to complete your application.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 30 Nov 2022