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Accident Repair Technician Apprentice (Multi-Skilled) RACING LINE BODYWORKS LIMITED

This Multi-Skilled Apprenticeship offers a great opportunity to work in a modern Bodyshop-type environment, working on a broad range of vehicles to develop a level of skill in all craft aspects of vehicle accident repair, including Mechanical, Electrical & Trim; Panel Repair & Replacement; Preparation and Paint.

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Closing date: 10 Mar 2023

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. Start time, finish time and breaks to be confirmed and agreed with the successful candidate.

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    2 Years

  • Possible start date

    11 Mar 2023

  • Date posted

    21 Oct 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000100097

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

We currently have an opening for an Accident Repair Technician Apprentice, this multi-skilled role is demanding as the successful applicant will work in a modern Bodyshop environment, working on a broad range of vehicles to develop a level of skill in all craft aspects of vehicle accident repair, including Mechanical, Electrical & Trim; Panel Repair & Replacement; Preparation and Paint while learning their trade to a nationally recognised standard qualification.

This specialist apprenticeship programme will enable you to be the next generation of bodyshop technicians with the ability to adapt to changing collision repair technologies and embrace the need to put customer satisfaction, as well as commercial awareness, at the centre of everything they do.

Duties may include

  • Removing and refitting body trim, panels and electrical mechanical components
  • Repair of accident damage vehicles
  • Vehicle refinishing
  • Vehicle paint detailing
  • This is an exciting opening for an opportunity to earn while you learn gaining a nationally recognised qualification and a future career.

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

Level 3 Accident Repair Technician standard.

S&B Automotive Academy is a specialist apprenticeship training provider located in Bedminster, Bristol. The apprenticeship training is delivered via 9 weekly block releases at S&B throughout a year, learning will also take place in the workplace and a S&B Development Coach and Workplace Mentor are allocated to support and monitor your progress to help you reach your goals and manage your workload. Your employer will pay you when you are attending weekly training blocks at S&B.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

We are committed to providing you with all the support and training you need to gain your Level 3 Apprenticeship Qualification and to develop your career further with us as an Accident Repair Technician. As a company we love to help our employees by encouraging them to undertake further training to open up even more career opportunities, perhaps in management.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Attention to detail, Team working, Creative, Initiative

Qualifications

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

Things to consider

Closing, interview and possible start date for this vacancy are subject to change. Interviews could commence at any time. You should apply immediately to avoid disappointment.

About the employer

At Racing Line Bodyworks, it’s all about delivering the result, with perfection! Whilst we are based in Bristol, we offer our services across the South West and can even collect your vehicle if required!

Employer

RACING LINE BODYWORKS LIMITED

Address

Cattlemarket Business Park

Chew Road, Winford

Bristol

BS40 8HB

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Training

Training provider

S & B AUTOMOTIVE ACADEMY LIMITED

Contact

David Watts

DWatts@sandbaa.com

07852344136

Apprenticeship standard

Accident repair technician

Level 3 (A level)


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