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Hyundai Motor Vehicle Technician Apprenticeship VERTU MOTORS PLC

At Hyundai, You'll be working within a fast-paced, challenging, environment, where you'll be encouraged to push boundaries and challenge convention. As a global automotive manufacturer, and one of the fastest growing, you'll have the opportunity to work within an international business environment, and grow with the company.

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Closing date: 16 Aug 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-Friday 8:30am-5pm

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    16 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    25 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000069396

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Are you passionate about a long-term career within the automotive industry? Do you strive to deliver excellent customer service? If the answer is "yes" then the Hyundai Apprenticeship Programme could be the career route for you. Bristol Street Motors Van Centre Exeter are currently seeking a Light Vehicle Technician Apprentice to join their dealership. This is an exciting role with first-class training and outstanding long-term career prospects. The comprehensive programme provides you with an exciting and challenging opportunity to achieve formal qualifications through extensive product training as well as building up confidence and gaining valuable work experience whilst undertaking the role. Duties will include:

  • Working alongside qualified Technicians with the investigation, repair and service of vehicles
  • Producing estimates
  • Carrying out diagnostics
  • Warranty work
  • Assisting with MOT's on vehicles
  • Other general technical duties and general housekeeping
  • Providing excellent customer service to internal and external customers

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

Candidates will work towards achieving the Light Vehicle Technician Apprenticeship Standard at level 3. They will also be required to study towards achieving level 2 maths and English functional skills if they do not already hold equivalent qualifications. The programme lasts for 39 months. The training incorporates underpinning knowledge in partnership and managed by EMTEC Colleges. Throughout the duration of the programme the candidates will be expected to travel to EMTEC's training centre in Nottingham for 24 separate weeks to carry out skills training. Regular visits to the dealership from EMTEC Vocational Learning Advisors will take place, who will observe all evidence opportunities that occur naturally in the workplace. Candidates will be expected to engage in self-directed learning outside of normal working hours, which will be monitored and tracked through an online e-portal. The apprentice, employer and provider are required to maintain a log book that captures progress over the programme. Assessment Includes: On-going assessment of soft skills and behaviours, a behaviour assessment, Knowledge and understanding tests at the end of Gateway 1 and 2, Skills tests at the end of Gateway 1 and 2. This is followed by the synoptic assessment, of which there are four components: Log book (final year review to assess apprentice's progress) Behaviour Assessment Knowledge Test (an in-depth, online test exploring knowledge/understanding of the apprentice) Skills Test (two-day practical examination of the skills of the apprentice)

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Possible permanent position on the completion of the apprenticeship. On completion of the apprenticeship the average salary of a light vehicle technician is anywhere between 24k-27k. While most experienced technicians may earn up to £33k per year.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Analytical skills, Team working, Initiative

Qualifications

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

About the employer

Are you looking for a van in the Exeter area? Want to choose from a selection of Van styles and sizes, at a range of agreeable prices? Take a look at what we can offer at Van Centre Exeter. With years of experience providing used Vans in Exeter, we have everything you could need from a commercial vehicle dealership.

Employer

VERTU MOTORS PLC

Address

Unit 15, Trusham Road

Marsh Barton Trading Estate

Exeter

EX2 8QQ

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Training

Training provider

NOTTINGHAM COLLEGE

Contact

Molly

01159457269

Apprenticeship standard

Motor vehicle service and maintenance technician (light vehicle)

Level 3 (A level)


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