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Apprentice Panel Beater ARNOLD CLARK AUTOMOBILES LIMITED

As an Apprentice Body Repairer, you’ll have the opportunity to work on a range of bodyshop-based tasks. These will include moving and refitting vehicle body panels and trims, carrying our repairs to manufacturer specification, welding and rectifying vehicle body misalignment.

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

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Closing date: 05 Dec 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £14,703.00

  • Working week

    39 hours per week, Monday to Friday between 8am and 5.30pm

    Total hours per week: 39.0

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Mar 2023

  • Date posted

    07 Nov 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000104873

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Repairing vehicle damage to manufacturer specifications.
  • Carrying our general housekeeping in the workshop.
  • Liaising with mentors and supervisors to carry out any tasks.
  • Working safely, while completing various workshop-based tasks.
  • Removing and refitting vehicle body panels and trims.
  • Applying body fillers to rectify panel deformation.
  • Setting up and testing equipment.

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

  • You will work towards a Level 3 Body repair qualification
  • You will attend one of our GTG Training Centres in Glasgow or Edinburgh for week block release, 6-8 weeks a year

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Excellent communication skills are an absolute must, as is a meticulous eye for detail and a basic grasp of hand skills. You’ll be able to show us genuine enthusiasm for the role, a professional manner and a willingness to get stuck in. With the guidance of your mentors and supervisors, you’ll work towards a Level 3 qualification in Body Repair.

Completion of apprenticeship and potential job opportunities within the sector.


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, 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 Liverpool Motorstore / Kia

55 Sefton St

Toxteth

L8 6UD

Contact

CASSIE KELLY

cassie.kelly@arnoldcark.com

01414064868

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Training

Training provider

GTG TRAINING LIMITED

Apprenticeship standard

Vehicle damage panel technician

Level 3 (A level)


Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 05 Dec 2022