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Vehicle Damage Paint Apprentice MOTOFIX ACCIDENT REPAIR CENTRES LIMITED

Are you looking to earn while you learn? A modern apprenticeship with Motofix is an ideal opportunity for you and we offer an exciting apprenticeship in Paint. Motofix is one of the UK’s leading accident repair brands with modern state of the art facilities for you to work in, approved by over 25 vehicle manufacturers such as BMW, Audi and Jaguar.

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Closing date: 06 Feb 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £13,221.00

    Rate of pay may depend on age and experience of successful candidate.

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 8:30am to 5pm

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    27 Mar 2023

  • Date posted

    24 Oct 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000100539

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

In this role, you will be trained to repair vehicle damage to an exacting standard. You will learn using modern technologies and specialist state of the art equipment in a safe working environment and develop good working relationships and communication skills with colleagues.

Motofix prides itself on the condition of its workshops, maintaining good housekeeping practice and safety. We will help you to be a part of this process, so you can contribute to our excellence and quality. 

Duties to include:

  • Filling
  • Painting
  • Finishing
  • Any other bodywork tasks as necessary

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

Your training takes place at our centre and at Thatcham Training Academy, which is recognised as one of the UK’s most highly regarded training centres for accident repair. You will be working towards a level 3 qualification, which includes a variety of additional training within the course. Final assessment takes place at the training centre and on successful completion you achieve a Level-3 apprenticeship.

Suitable candidates may be entered into UK skills competitions where you can showcase any skills gained.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

The apprenticeship lays the foundation for becoming an advanced senior technician and other potential career routes may include supervisory or management roles. As a skilled technician there are many opportunities to work within the industry and at Motofix you will be given the best opportunity to develop and reach your maximum potential.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Thirst for knowledge, Motivated

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4-9) Desired
GCSE or equivalent ICT (Grade 4-9) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4-9) Desired

Things to consider

We are looking for individuals who are willing to develop their personal skills in an automotive environment. You should demonstrate a thirst for knowledge. reliability, integrity and dedication to the role. This is an important role in an accident repair centre, which requires theory knowledge and practical ability to complete.

About the employer

Motofix is a leading vehicle body repair provider with eight specialist centres in the South and Southwest of England. Our approvals include world premium brands like Mercedes, Audi, BMW and JLR with all sites BSI Kitemark accredited. Our vision is to be a benchmark for vehicle body repair recognised for business integrity and quality of customer experiences. As our team member you will receive up-to-date training, work with cutting-edge technology with access to exciting career opportunities.

Employer

MOTOFIX ACCIDENT REPAIR CENTRES LIMITED

Address

Spencer Bridgeworks,

Gladstone Road,

Northampton

NN5 7EQ

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Training

Training provider

THATCHAM RESEARCH

Contact

Darren Keylock

apprentices@motofix-arc.co.uk

07824 630331

Apprenticeship standard

Vehicle damage paint technician

Level 3 (A level)


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