Motor Vehicle Technician Apprentice

Auto Surefit

Wolverhampton, WV2 4NL

Closes in 28 days (Tuesday 20 August at 11:59pm)

Posted on 30 May 2024


Summary

Auto Surefit are offering training for a level 2/3 motor vehicle apprentice in a workshop environment. They will have the opportunity to develop their motor vehicle skills and secure a permanent position as a Motor Vehicle Technician once qualified.

Annual wage
£9,984 a year

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The pay may be negotiated and may rise after a probation period has been successfully completed.

Training course
Motor vehicle service and maintenance technician - light vehicle (level 3)
Hours
Our opening hours are Monday - Friday 8.30am - 6.00pm and Saturday 8.30am - 4.00pm.

30 hours a week

Possible start date

Monday 2 September

Duration

3 Years

Positions available

1

Work

As an apprentice, you’ll work at a company and get hands-on experience. You’ll gain new skills and work alongside experienced staff.

What you’ll do at work

  • Level 3 Motor Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician 
  • One day per week at City of Wolverhampton College

Where you’ll work

Auto Surefit

Marston Road

Wolverhampton

WV2 4NL

Training

An apprenticeship includes regular training with a college or other training organisation. At least 20% of your working hours will be spent training or studying.

College or training organisation

CITY OF WOLVERHAMPTON COLLEGE

Your training course

Motor vehicle service and maintenance technician - light vehicle (level 3)

Equal to A level

Course contents
  • Contribute to the maintenance of a safe and efficient workshop. Segregate waste for disposal or recycling. Comply with industry environmental legislation.
  • Demonstrate due regard for own safety and that of others in the workshop and minimise risk of injury and vehicle damage.
  • Carry out fundamental tasks associated with removal and replacement procedures on a vehicle.
  • Obtain diagnostic and repair information.
  • Interpret diagnostic information and use electrical wiring diagrams to determine system serviceability.
  • Use a range of diagnostic equipment.
  • Follow recognised diagnostic procedures, logical diagnostic sequence and apply advanced diagnostic principles and problem-solving techniques to establish faults.
  • Report faults using company procedures and recommend suitable further actions.
  • Follow recognised repair procedures to complete a wide range of repairs including those which involve complex procedures, or in depth knowledge.
  • Test the function of repaired and fitted components.
  • Adhere to business processes and complete documentation following workplace procedures.
  • Use ICT to create emails, word-process documents and carry out web based searches.
  • Complete a range of services and inspect and prepare a vehicle to the required quality standard for handover to the customer.
  • Your training plan

    This training plan has not been finalised. Check with this employer if you’ll need to travel to a college or training location for this apprenticeship.

    Requirements

    Essential qualifications

    GCSE or equivalent in:

    • English and Maths (grade 4/C or above)

    Let the company know about other relevant qualifications and industry experience you have. They can adjust the apprenticeship to reflect what you already know.

    Skills

    • Communication skills
    • Attention to detail
    • Organisation skills
    • Customer care skills
    • Problem solving skills
    • Logical
    • Team working
    • Initiative

    Other requirements

    Reliability, come to work on time, show good interest and understanding in the tasks they undertake.

    About this company

    We are a family-run company that has been established for over 30 years. We like to offer the best service possible to all of our customers and build good customer interaction. Our aim is for our customers to return and use our services each year for their MOT, Servicing and repairs.

    After this apprenticeship

    Qualified motor vehicle technician.

    Ask a question

    The contact for this apprenticeship is:

    CITY OF WOLVERHAMPTON COLLEGE

    Clare McAuliffe

    The reference code for this apprenticeship is VAC1000250167.

    Apply now

    Closes in 28 days (Tuesday 20 August at 11:59pm)

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