Light vehicle Apprentice (Kia) - Richmond S.G. PETCH LIMITED

An exciting opportunity for a Level 3 Kia Light Vehicle Apprentice to work alongside qualified technicians, where you will be fully trained in all aspects of maintenance and repair of light vehicles from routine servicing to electrical fault diagnostics. Duties include: Servicing, MOTs and vehicle maintenance.

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Closing date: 30 Jun 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £13,000.00

  • Working week

    Monday - Saturday, 08:30 - 17:30. If a Saturday is worked, you will get a day off during the week.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    30 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Jul 2024

  • Date posted

    22 Mar 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000239863

  • Positions

    2 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Servicing
  • MOTs
  • Vehicle Maintenance
  • Observing and assisting technicians
  • Car technicians will be expected to see whether components and systems are secure and working properly

The training you will be getting

  • Level 3 Motor Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician (Light Vehicle) apprenticeship standard
  • Not only will Apprentices be working and be trained within the garage they will attend a Kia approved college to work towards to achieving their L3 Standard in Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair.
  • A skills coach will visit at least every 28 days as part of a close support network to ensure that Apprentices are both enjoying and succeeding in their course

An Apprentice’s training includes:

  • Level 3 Motor Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician (Light Vehicle) apprenticeship standard
  • Vocational related qualification (technical certificate)
  • Electric Vehicle training
  • Functional Skills in maths and English (if required).

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • A possible full-time career within the automotive industry with many opportunities to progress to positions of responsibility including a Service Manager, Master Technician and Dealership Principles. The opportunities are endless
  • By having a highly regarded set of skills, apprentices can go on to develop their career within the specific interests they may have, progressing through their dealership and be an asset to Kia Motor Group.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

None

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English and maths (Grade 4) Essential

About the employer

SG Petch are a family run multi-franchise car & van dealership with branches in Darlington, Durham, Middlesbrough, Richmond, Sunderland and York. We are very proud of our relationships with some of the world's leading automotive manufacturers. These long standing associations enable us to bring you fantastic products and services. SG Petch has been selling new and quality used cars to customers since 1977. We pride ourselves on putting our customers and their needs at the heart of everything we do by providing quality products, competitive prices and an unbeatable sales and aftersales service

Employer

S.G. PETCH LIMITED

Address

Green Howards Road

Gallowfields.

DL10 4SY

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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

Sean Hogan

sean.hogan@skillnet.org.uk

+441923216165

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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