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Light Vehicle Apprentice - Wigston N & S A FISHER LTD

An exciting opportunity for an apprentice to work alongside qualified technicians where you will be fully trained in all aspects of maintenance and repair of light vehicles from routine servicing to electrical fault diagnostics.

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Closing date: 30 Nov 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 9.00am - 5.00pm (To be confirmed with the employer)

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    30 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Dec 2022

  • Date posted

    25 Oct 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000101000

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • An exciting opportunity for the Apprentices to be trained using the latest diagnostic equipment to provide them with the relevant skills to react to the ever changing technological developments within the car industry. Day to day tasks will always vary but will normally include:
  • Servicing
  • MOT’s
  • Vehicle Maintenance
  • Observing and assisting technicians

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

  • Servicing - working to manufacturer servicing guidelines to ensure vehicle running at optimum performance
  • Maintenance - replacing parts that have wear and tear before they fail  
  • Repair - diagnosing the reason for vehicle failure and fixing the problem
  • Motor Vehicle Level 3 qualification
  • Will attend Henry Ford Academy 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

A full time career within the automotive industry with many opportunities to progress to positions of responsibility including a Service Manager, Master Technician and Dealership Principles. The opportunities are endless. By having a highly regarded set of skills, Apprentices can go on to develop their career within the specific interests they may have, progressing through their dealership and be an asset to Ford Motor Company.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

No skills required

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English and Maths (Grade 4+) Desired

About the employer

If you are looking for great savings on new Ford cars and quality used cars in the Wigston area, then you have reached the right place. We are proud to offer you first class customer service and very competitive pricing. We realize that buying a car can be a daunting experience, but don't worry, we are well established within the Wigston area and come with a great reputation. Furthermore we offer excellent advice and experience on vehicle's and vehicle maintenance. Our friendly staff will go the extra mile to guarantee that you receive the advice you need. This is the reason why many of our customers keep coming back to us.

Employer

N & S A FISHER LTD

Address

SPA LANE

WIGSTON

LEICESTER

LE8 3QD

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Training

Training provider

SKILLNET LIMITED

Contact

Hannah Edwards

Hannah.Edwards@skillnet.org.uk

01923 216165

Apprenticeship standard

Motor vehicle service and maintenance technician (light vehicle)

Level 3 (A level)


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