Autocare Technician Apprenticeship CD QUINN LTD

We specialise in Land Rovers and Range Rovers offering a unique working platform. We work on many new vehicles and some high-end vehicles. If you are able to offer the care and attention these vehicles deserve, then we will teach you the required skills to carry out all the necessary repairs.

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Closing date: 24 Jun 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £13,312.00 to £23,795.20

    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 to Thursday 8am-5:30pm Friday 8am-5pm (Extra shifts to be confirmed)

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    30 Months

  • Possible start date

    02 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    08 May 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000249640

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Diagnosing vehicle faults manually or with the aid of software and digital tools
  • Preparing cost and time estimates for work done
  • Repairing and replacing faulty vehicle parts
  • Performing test drives to check repairs
  • Carrying out scheduled servicing and maintenance
  • Updating vehicle service records
  • Installing and fitting new vehicle accessories
  • Maintaining a database of spare parts in the repair garage

The training you will be getting

  • Apprentice will initially be working towards a Level 2 Autocare apprenticeship, with the opportunity to move onto a Level 3 Light Motor Vehicle Maintenance apprenticeship
  • Training will be given at Castleford College
  • Apprentice will study one day a week
  • If apprentice does not already hold GCSE maths and English at 4/C or above, they may be eligible and will be required to complete a Level 2 Function Skills qualification in both maths and English alongside apprenticeship. These are completed in a week block (one week for each) at Castleford College

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Opportunity to go on to become a fully qualified mechanic
  • Opportunity to move onto a Level 3 Light Motor Vehicle Maintenance apprenticeship
  • Potential to become permanent role

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience

Qualifications

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

About the employer

We are one of the UK’s leading independent Land Rover specialists in Servicing and Repairs. We offer Land Rover Servicing and Land Rover Repairs in Leeds, West Yorkshire on the full range of Land Rovers including Range Rover, Discovery, Freelander, Defender and Evoque including new vehicles still under Land Rover warranty. We have an unrivalled technical knowledge of all modern Land Rover Vehicles. Our workshop offers a comprehensive range of services for Land Rover owners. These services include: Land Rover servicing (including new vehicles still under warranty), Land Rover repairs and Land Rover overhauls including off-road & expedition preparation.

Employer

CD QUINN LTD

Address

GREENHILL MILLS

GRANGE ROAD

BATLEY

WF17 6LH

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Training

Training provider

HEART OF YORKSHIRE EDUCATION GROUP

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

Heart of Yorkshire Education Group

apprenticeships@heartofyorkshire.ac.uk

01924 789469

Apprenticeship standard

Autocare technician

Level 2 (GCSE)

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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