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Motor Vehicle apprentice RUSHEY GREEN GARAGE LTD

Apprentices will start by watching and assisting experienced motor vehicle technicians, and MOT testers, keeping workshop areas clean, collecting and returning parts from reception area, with progression to completing mechanical tasks under supervision and then independently.

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Closing date: 24 Mar 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £11,440.00

  • Working week

    Shifts to be discussed at the time of Interview.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    07 Apr 2023

  • Date posted

    25 Jan 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000126002

  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Finding and identifying mechanical faults, for example in the brakes, gears or fuel pumps
  • Checking for problems in newer vehicles with testing equipment connected to the vehicle's electronic control unit 
    (ECU)
  • Advising owners on the repairs needed and how critical they are
  • Providing time and cost estimates for jobs
  • Carrying out repairs, which could include replacing damaged parts
  • Carrying out routine servicing and checks 

*A driving licence is required to move vehicles from one area to another.

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

  • Level 3 Motor Vehicle Service and Maintenance Apprenticeship Standard
  • Level 2 Functional Skills in maths and English
  • EU’s 2014 F-gas regulation.
  • Institute of Apprenticeship Certificate

End-Point Assessment:

  • Apprentice Showcase
  • Practical Observation
  • Summative portfolio

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • To be discussed at the end of the Apprenticeship

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Physical fitness

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade A* to C /9 to 4) Desired

Things to consider

A valid driving license is a must for any applicant to this role.

About the employer

We pride ourselves on providing an outstanding level of customer service. As an independent family-owned business, relationships with our customers form the foundation of our business, and we ensure that these values are maintained within all areas of our dealership, whether it's car sales, MOT's, servicing, brakes, exhausts, diagnostics, air conditioning, electrical repairs, or accident repairs. We are an independent car dealership in the borough of Lewisham and are always looking for good apprentice candidates to train into motor vehicle technicians.

Employer

RUSHEY GREEN GARAGE LTD

Address

8/10 RUSHEY GREEN

CATFORD

LONDON

SE6 4JF

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Training

Training provider

LONDON SOUTH EAST COLLEGES

Contact

Mason Ward

mason.ward@lsec.ac.uk

02045825026

Apprenticeship standard

Motor vehicle service and maintenance technician (light vehicle)

Level 3 (A level)


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