Apprentice Bus & Coach Technician PAUL CLARK SERVICES LTD

Are you wanting to start your career in the automotive industry? S&B Automotive Academy are recruiting on behalf of Paul Clark Services LTD who have apprenticeship opportunities available. This is an excellent opportunity to work as part of a skilled work force that is committed to quality. You will inspect, repair and test equipment and systems.

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Closing date: 06 Jul 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £11,024.00

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday, 9am - 5pm

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    3 Years

  • Possible start date

    07 Jul 2023

  • Date posted

    07 Feb 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000131136

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

The successful applicant will be working on a range of buses and coaches while learning their trade to a nationally recognised standard. This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and hardworking person to work in the automotive industry. 

Task to be carried out:

  • Understand the fundamentals of existing and emerging mechanical vehicle design and systems
  • Carry out routine mechanical servicing, planned preventative maintenance and “health checks”
  • Carry out routine servicing
  • Inspect, diagnose and repair braking systems
  • Use diagnostic equipment and software to diagnose and rectify located faults on mechanical components

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

Training is delivered in the workplace and via seven weekly college blocks per year at S&B Automotive Academy, you will be required to travel to the college and stay in hotel accommodation if needed. All costs for this are met by the employer and there will be no cost to you.

As a result, you will receive the following qualification:

  • Level 3 Bus and Coach Engineering Technician Apprenticeship Standard
  • Level 2 Functional Skills in maths & English (if required)

 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

As a company Paul Clark Services LTD are committed to providing development and training opportunities to our employees. An apprenticeship is the grounding for your future development and there are lots of opportunities to develop your career. At the successful completion of training the intention is for the apprentice to be offered full-time employment as a skilled Bus and coach technician.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Team working, Creative, Initiative

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4/C) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4/C) Desired

Things to consider

The competition for apprenticeship placements is strong so please ensure your application is tailored to the type of apprenticeship you are applying for, pay attention to presentation, spelling and grammar and include any relevant experience, hobbies/interests or qualifications.

About the employer

Paul Clark Services are committed to providing the highest level of quality repairs to the motor vehicle industry. We have over 25 years of experience in providing quality engineering support to the Road Transport Industry. The Business is customer driven and focused, also conducting regular customer surveys and thoroughly investigating any occurrences which might happen.

Employer

PAUL CLARK SERVICES LTD

Address

UNIT 1C

WHITEHILL INDUSTRIAL ESTATE

WHITEHILL LANE ROYAL WOOTTON

SN4 7DB

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Training

Training provider

S & B AUTOMOTIVE ACADEMY LIMITED

Contact

Luke Morrison

lmorrison@sandbaa.com

07398 092218

Apprenticeship standard

Bus and coach engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)


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