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Suzuki Light Vehicle Technician Apprenticeship (Level 3) SUZUKI GB PLC

Suzuki are looking for the next generation of passionate and innovative technicians to start their career journey as an apprentice. The Suzuki apprenticeship is delivered over 3 years on a block release basis in Doncaster.

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

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Closing date: 30 Nov 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £9,066.85 to £17,907.50

    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

    36.25 hours a week, Mon - Fri between 8am & 6pm

    Total hours per week: 36.25

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Dec 2022

  • Date posted

    25 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000068117

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

If cars are your passion then Suzuki will provide you with first class training on the very latest products and innovations, with dedicated Suzuki trainers who will help build knowledge and develop your skills.
 

This exciting opportunity has arisen in the Workshop at Suzuki's UK Head Office in Milton Keynes, where you will be required to learn all aspects of the technician job role.
 

Training will be provided both in the workplace and at the Suzuki Institute Centre of Excellence. 

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. 

Duties to include:

  • Perform Automotive Repairs.
  • Follow Car Checklists.
  • Learn Repair Techniques.
  • Write Estimates.
  • Inspect and Test Vehicles.
  • Disassemble Vehicles and Engines.

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 3 day blocks of training 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 on successful completion of the apprenticeship


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Maths & English (Grade 4) Essential

About the employer

Suzuki is one of the top 10 manufacturers in the world. We’ve been around since 1909, which means we’ve got more than a century of engineering milestones behind us – and we think the future looks pretty exciting, too. Why? Because we’ve always made products that people want in their lives – and that’s never going to change.

Employer

SUZUKI GB PLC

Address

STEINBECK CRESCENT

SNELSHALL WEST

MILTON KEYNES

MK4 4AE

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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

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

Apply now

Closing date: 30 Nov 2022