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Suzuki Light Vehicle Technician Apprenticeship (Level 3) Balmer Lawn Suzuki

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

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

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Closing date: 02 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

    06 Nov 2022

  • Date posted

    26 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000069213

  • 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 at your local Suzuki Dealership 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.
Test Car Batteries. 
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 weeks (Mon – Fri) 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?

Possibility of permanent role upon successful completion of the apprenticeship
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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 & English (Grade 4) Essential

About the employer

Suzuki Dealer offering new and Approved Suzuki used cars, Suzuki Genuine Parts, latest offers and more.

Employer

Balmer Lawn Suzuki

Address

2-4 Sea Road

New Milton

BH25 7NE

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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: 02 Nov 2022