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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

    12 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000063774

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Training will be provided both in the workplace and at the Alliance Training Centre.

All we ask is that you are committed to the Apprenticeship Programme for 3 years and have the passion and ambition to grow into a highly skilled Car Service Technician.

You will also be required to have a grade 4 or above in maths & English at GCSE level or equivalent.

Candidates must live within 20 miles of the vacancy.

Duties to include:

Perform maintenance and provide customer support
Diagnose problems and come up with solutions to repair them
Order parts needed for repairs if needed
Fill out detailed reports and keep records on services that have been performed
Explain issues with equipment and repairs to customers
Build and maintain relationships with customers

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?

Possible 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.

Employer

Mercedes-Benz Of Gatwick

Address

Portland Road

Newcastle Upon Tyne

NE2 1AR

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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