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Motor Vehicle Apprentice Castle Garage Staffs Ltd

This is a great opportunity to join a family run business as a Motor Vehicle Apprenticeship. You will be working with a qualified team and supported and mentored while at work as well as studying for your apprenticeship at college.

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Closing date: 07 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 to 5.30pm Monday to Friday - 1 hour lunch

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    17 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    12 Sep 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000086474

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Your duties will include but are not limited to:

· Contribute to the maintenance of a safe and efficient workshop.

· Carry out fundamental tasks associated with removal and replacement procedures on a vehicle;

· Obtain diagnostic and repair information

· Interpret diagnostic information and use electrical wiring diagrams to determine system serviceability.

· Use a range of diagnostic equipment.

· Follow recognised diagnostic procedures, logical diagnostic sequence and apply advanced diagnostic principles and problem-solving techniques to establish faults.

· Report faults using company procedures and recommend suitable further actions.

· Follow recognised repair procedures to complete a wide range of repairs including those which involve complex procedures, or in depth knowledge.

· Test the function of repaired and fitted components.

· Complete a range of services and inspect and prepare a vehicle to the required quality standard for handover to the customer.

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

You will attend South Staffordshire College one day a week to study for your Motor Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician (light vehicle) Apprenticeship. You will also receive training on site.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Upon successful completion of the Apprenticeship a full time position is available.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Problem solving skills, Analytical skills, Physical fitness

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 3/D) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 3/D) Essential

About the employer

Castle Garage Staffs Ltd are a family run business, staffed by fully qualified - time served mechanics/technicians, with over 22 years experience in the vehicle repairs business. The company offers a customer focussed approach to all of their work and offer a rage of services including, MOT, diagnostics and repairs.

Employer

Castle Garage Staffs Ltd

Address

145 Liverpool Road

Newcastle

ST5 9HF

Contact

Tammy Leipacher

tammy@rtrecruitment.com

07384845776

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Training

Training provider

SOUTH STAFFORDSHIRE COLLEGE

Apprenticeship standard

Motor vehicle service and maintenance technician (light vehicle)

Level 3 (A level)


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