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Ford Masters Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Apprenticeship (Loughborough) SANDICLIFFE LIMITED

You will be working alongside qualified technicians where you will be trained in all aspects of the maintenance and repair of commercial vehicles, from routine servicing to electrical fault diagnostics. This is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate to earn a salary and gain a level 3 qualification.

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Closing date: 01 Mar 2023

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 (40 hours) May work some weekends.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    30 Months

  • Possible start date

    02 Mar 2023

  • Date posted

    11 Jan 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000121698

  • 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
  • Light Vehicle technicians will be expected to see whether components and systems are secure and working properly.

The Light Vehicle Technicians jobs fall into three categories:

  • 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

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

  • Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Standard
  • Before the Standard is met, all apprentices must hold a certificate that meets the EU’s 2014 F-gas regulation.
  • Will attend Henry Ford Academy on block release

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 authority including a Master Technician
  • The opportunities are endless
  • By having a highly regarded set of skills, apprentices can go on to develop their career within specific interests they may have, whether it be progressing through the dealership or working on large military vehicles in the Armed Forces

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

No skills required, Full training will be provided

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Maths & English (Grade 4) Essential

About the employer

Sandicliffe all began in 1948. We started out as a small garage and workshop where our founding members, Richard Woodhouse and Henry Barton, worked tireless hours to service and repair the cars of Stapleford. 70+ years later, Sandicliffe has expanded to an award-winning motor group, managed under the same family values as it was in 1948. Working at Sandicliffe means no two days are the same. If you think you’ve got what it takes to succeed in a fast-paced, dynamic and extremely rewarding environment, browse through our list of current vacancies. Join our family of 700+ and find your drive with Sandicliffe. We are proud to be a family of 9 award-winning car dealerships offering you the very best of Ford, Nissan and Mazda. Our locations include Nottingham, Leicester and Loughborough.

Employer

SANDICLIFFE LIMITED

Address

Derby Road

Loughborough

Leicestershire

LE11 5HN

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Training

Training provider

SKILLNET LIMITED

Contact

Charlotte Steer

charlotte.steer@skillnet.org.uk

01923216165

Apprenticeship standard

Motor vehicle service and maintenance technician (light vehicle)

Level 3 (A level)


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