Service Technician Apprenticeship – Marshall Volvo Peterborough

MARSHALL MOTOR GROUP LIMITED

Peterborough, PE1 5AU

Closes in 27 days (Monday 19 August)

Posted on 20 May 2024


Summary

This apprenticeship programme is an exciting opportunity to kick start your career with Volvo. The role includes repairing and replacing faulty parts, developing an understanding of workshop equipment and advising the service receptionists about required repairs.

Annual wage
£13,312 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
Monday to Friday, 8:30am to 5:30pm.

40 hours a week

Possible start date

Tuesday 27 August

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

Motor Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician (light vehicle)
Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard:

  • The programme lasts for at least 36 months (3 years) and you'll achieve a nationally recognised qualifications
  • All of our apprentices are employed through the dealer network and attend week-long block training at our state-of-the-art training centre in Daventry
  • Block training is complemented by a combination of regular coaching visits from one of our experienced coaches as well as virtual classroom sessions and E-learning modules
  • Your development is supported through your apprenticeship journey, with your learning focused towards achieving a qualification recognised across the motor industry. This will provide the foundation to develop your career, as there are lots of opportunities within our expanding dealer network to progress and move into new roles once you’ve successfully completed the programme
  • Before the Standard is met, all apprentices must hold a certificate that meets the EU’s 2014 F-gas regulation

Where you’ll work

Mallory Road

Peterborough

PE1 5AU

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

CALEX UK LTD

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 (grade (Grade C/4) essential)
    • Maths (grade (Grade C/4) essential)

    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
    • IT skills
    • Attention to detail
    • Organisation skills
    • Problem solving skills
    • Analytical skills
    • Team working

    About this company

    Are you in the Derby area, and thinking about investing in a Volvo? Then Marshall Volvo Derby have everything you might need. Our dealership has a wide variety of the newest Volvo models. If you're looking for a used Volvo, then we can help you too, as we have a stock of high quality and regularly updated used Volvo models. Whatever colour, body style, trim or technical specifications you're looking for in your Volvo, then we're bound to be able to help you out. Plus, with a range of payment plans to choose from, we cater to a variety of budgets. We don't only deal in new and Used Volvo, as we have the facilities needed to provide top of the range service plans, spare parts, and MOT servicing. Our mechanics are highly trained, meaning they'll be able to tell you exactly what your car needs. When you choose to leave your car with us, you can be safe in the knowledge that it's being taken care of by Volvo professionals, giving you some piece of mind. As a Marshall Motor Group dealership, here at Marshall Volvo Derby we're proud of our consistent and high levels of customer service. If you have any questions about any of our Volvo's or Volvo services, our knowledgeable staff will be happy to help you out. So if you're looking for a new Volvo, used Volvo, or Volvo servicing facilities, don't hesitate to give Volvo Derby a visit today. You can find us on Pride Park, easily accessible from Ripley, Matlock, Ashbourne, Burton upon Trent, Ilkeston, Long Eaton, Alfreton, Belper, and Uttoxeter. Alternatively, feel free to give the team a ring, or book an MOT or one of our other services online by entering a few details. We look forward to helping you find a Volvo soon.

    https://www.marshall.co.uk/volvo/contact-us/marshall-volvo-derby/?utm_source=GMB-VolvoDerby&utm_medi (opens in new tab)

    After this apprenticeship

    There are lots of opportunities within our expanding dealer network to progress and move into new roles once you’ve successfully completed the programme

    Ask a question

    The contact for this apprenticeship is:

    CALEX UK LTD

    The reference code for this apprenticeship is VAC1000252202.

    Apply now

    Closes in 27 days (Monday 19 August)

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