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Apprentice Vehicle Mechanical, Electrical & Trim (MET) Technician - Brentwood Site BALGORES MOTORS (1982) LIMITED

This is a fantastic opportunity for an enthusiastic person to start their career within the automotive industry. As an Apprentice Vehicle Damage MET Technician, you will work as part of a highly skilled work force that is committed to quality. The successful candidate can expect a high-quality training package with excellent career prospects

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Closing date: 31 Dec 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,004.80

    You will start on the national minimum wage for apprentices - this will be reviewed once you have successfully completed the probation period

    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

    Typically 8.00am - 17.00pm Monday to Friday

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Jan 2023

  • Date posted

    09 Nov 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000105811

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Tasks the successful candidate can be expected to carry out:

  • Stripping and refitting all vehicle parts
  • Rebuilding vehicle suspension and resetting the geometry
  • Removing, replacing, and reinstalling SRS systems
  • Reinstating the vehicle to pre-accident and a roadworthy condition

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

Our training partner will deliver a high quality programme here in our state-of-the-art bodyshop. You will work alongside a highly skilled mentor  - both will support you in becoming a skilled and qualified vehicle panel technician 

You will achieve a Level 3 Vehicle damage mechanical, electrical and trim (MET) technician qualification. 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Following completion of your apprenticeship you can expect permanent employment as well as opportunities to progress within Balgores into roles such as workshop controller, Vehicle Damage Assessor or Bodyshop Manager. 


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Physical fitness

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4 or above) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4 or above) Desired

Things to consider

Please apply directly though this website.

About the employer

Balgores Motors are a large multi-site group of Accident Repair Centres. Working with leading manufacturers and insurance companies in the South East to repair accident damage vehicles to a high standard. Balgores and committed to investing in apprentices and are excited to provide this fantastic opportunity for future technicians.

Employer

BALGORES MOTORS (1982) LIMITED

Address

7 Tallon Road

Hutton

Brentwood

CM13 1TF

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Training

Training provider

AUTO-ASSESS LIMITED

Contact

Brendon McMahon

brendon@auto-assessltd.co.uk

Apprenticeship standard

Vehicle damage mechanical, electrical and trim (MET) technician

Level 3 (A level)


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