Ford Light Commercial Vehicle Apprentice - Hills Ford (Kidderminster) MTCR MARKETING LTD

You will be working alongside qualified technicians where you will be trained in all aspects of the maintenance and repair of light vehicles, from routine servicing to electrical fault diagnostics.

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Closing date: 30 Apr 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,982.40

    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, 09:00 - 17:00 (Saturdays may be included)

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    30 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 May 2024

  • Date posted

    08 Feb 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000229783

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

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 commercial vehicle industry.

Day to day tasks will always vary but will normally include: 

  • Servicing
  • MOT’s
  • Vehicle maintenance
  • Observing and assisting technicians
  • Light Commercial Vehicle technicians will be expected to see whether components and systems are secure and working properly

The training you will be getting

  • 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
  • Motor vehicle service and maintenance technician (light vehicle)
    Level 3

What to expect at the end of your 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.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Full Training provided, No Skills Needed

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Math's & English (Grade C or Level 4) Essential

About the employer

Hills Ford is proud to have a loyal following of customers, all impressed with their fantastic service and extensive range of new and used cars, as well as commercial vehicles, from one of Britain's most popular car manufacturers. At Hills, they are proud to boast bright, comfortable showrooms and repair and maintenance workshops equipped with the most advanced diagnostic and repair tools. They consider the primary reason for their success to be the quality of their helpful and knowledgeable staff.

Employer

MTCR MARKETING LTD

Address

HILLS FORD

WORCESTER ROAD

KIDDERMINSTER

DY10 1JB

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Training

Training provider

SKILLNET LIMITED

Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience

Contact

Jose Faria

jose.faria@skillnet.org.uk

01923 216165

Apprenticeship standard

Motor vehicle service and maintenance technician - light vehicle

Level 3 (A level)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications


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