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Apprentice Mechanic ARNOLD CLARK AUTOMOBILES LIMITED

Are you over 16 and looking for a brand-new career or a fresh start? The UK’s largest independently owned car retailer is now recruiting for enthusiastic Apprentice Mechanics. As an Arnold Clark apprentice, you’ll get qualified – and get paid. And at the end of your training, you’ll have an Autocare Level 2 qualification and hands-on experience.

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

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Closing date: 07 Dec 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £14,703.00

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday between 8am and 5.30pm

    Total hours per week: 39.0

  • Expected duration

    3 Years

  • Possible start date

    01 Mar 2023

  • Date posted

    07 Nov 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000104838

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Working with wheels and tyres.
  • Basic servicing, including car health checks.
  • Steering and suspension.
  • Putting theory into practice following training weeks.
  • MOT preparation.
  • Electrical fault diagnostics.
  • Carrying out reviews on film to build customer trust.
  • Overhaul of major components.

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

Level 2 Autocare Technician Apprenticeship Standard

As an Arnold Clark apprentice, you’ll attend one of our dedicated training centres, GTG, for four weeks’ initial training, and receive classroom training throughout your apprenticeship. You’ll also regularly be assessed in the workplace to make sure you’re on track for success.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who’s willing to learn and wants to advance their career. You’ll have loads of enthusiasm for the work, and be able to take instructions and advice from your mentor in a workplace environment. At the end of the qualification, there are also some fantastic career opportunities on offer for successful participants.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4-9) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4-9) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Science or Technical Subject (Grade 4-9) Essential

About the employer

With over 60 years of experience, Arnold Clark is Europe’s largest independently owned, family-run car company. As winner of the sought-after Automotive Management Retailer of the Year award three years running, we are well placed to offer customers not only buying peace of mind but also the best choice and biggest discounts on all new cars, nearly new cars and used cars

Employer

ARNOLD CLARK AUTOMOBILES LIMITED

Address

Arnold Clark

West Midlands

B70 0NR

Contact

Morgan McGregor

morgan.mcgregor@arnoldclark.com

0141 406 4868

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Training

Training provider

GTG TRAINING LIMITED

Apprenticeship standard

Autocare technician

Level 2 (GCSE)


Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 07 Dec 2022