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Light Vehicle Service and Maintenance Apprentice Technician (35451) V.A.G. TECHNIK NORTH WEST LTD

A fantastic opportunity has arisen with V.A.G. Technic. They need an apprentice mechanic to join their team in their busy workshop in Eccles, The right person will have an opportunity to work towards a Level 3 qualification.

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

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Closing date: 21 Oct 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 to Friday 8.30am - 5.30pm

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    3 Years

  • Possible start date

    31 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    02 Sep 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000083298

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Keeping the workshop clean & tidy
  • You will be taught how to use tools & equipment used in Vehicle Maintenance & repair
  • You will learn safe working procedures in the workshop
  • You will assist other technicians with their work whilst receiving on the job training
  • You will learn how to service a vehicle and safely remove and replace Engine, Chassis, Electrical and Transmission components
  • You will go on to learn Simple and Complex Fault Diagnosis and Repairs on Engine, Chassis, Transmission and Electrical systems

How you will be supported:

  • Full training and support will be provided by The Growth Company to help you achieve your apprenticeship and reach your full potential in your role

What will happen next:

New applicants to The Growth Company who meet any basic entry requirements of the role will be contacted within two working days to be invited to meet a member of our team. You will then have the opportunity to find out:

  • More about this vacancy and any others you are suitable for
    Any training you need to complete

What the next steps will be:

How you could get there

  • If you would be catching public transport for this role, visit the Journey Planner on www.tfgm.com to see how you would get there and how long it would take.

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

  • Full apprenticeship training provided, working towards an Advanced Level Apprenticeship gaining a Level 3 qualification in light vehicle service and maintenance

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • You could go on to progress to become an MOT Tester with the companyafter completing the apprenticeship

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Interest in automotive trade, Punctual, Reliable, Honest, Willing to learn

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade A*-C/9-4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade A*-C/9-4) Desired

About the employer

At V.A.G. Technik we provide a quality service at honest rates, with no compromise on workmanship and results. We understand how important your car is to you and wherever possible, we operate a same day service at no extra cost to ensure you are back on the road as quickly as possible. We can help you with everything from an oil change to an engine change. We can handle any problem on both foreign and domestic vehicles.

Employer

V.A.G. TECHNIK NORTH WEST LTD

Address

KINGS COURT

14 SOUTH KING STREET

ECCLES

M30 8PH

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Training

Training provider

THE GROWTH COMPANY LIMITED

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: 21 Oct 2022