Renault Autocare Technician Apprenticeship Level 2 RENAULT RETAIL GROUP UK LIMITED

Renault Retail Group are offering the opportunity to work towards an Autocare Level 2 Technician Apprenticeship alongside employment within a busy workshop environment. There may also be the opportunity to progress to the Light Vehicle Technician Level 3 Apprenticeship on successful completion of the Level 2.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 30 Aug 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £13,312.00

    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 - Saturday, between 8.00am and 6.00pm.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    30 Months

  • Possible start date

    09 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    21 May 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000252510

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

This is an apprenticeship role, delivered by Robert Bosch Ltd.

An exciting opportunity has arisen at your local Renault dealership where you will be required to learn all aspects of an Autocare Technician job role while you work as an apprentice.

If cars are your passion, then Renault will provide you with first class training on the very latest products and innovations, with dedicated Renault trainers who will help build knowledge and develop your skills.

Training will be provided both in the workplace and at the Renault Training Centre in Doncaster.

All we ask is that you are committed to the Apprenticeship Programme and have the passion and ambition to grow into a highly skilled Autocare Technician.

There may also be opportunity to progress to the Level 3 Motor Vehicle Maintenance apprenticeship upon successful completion of the Level 2 Autocare Technician standard.

You will also be required to have a grade 2 or above in maths & English at GCSE level or equivalent.

Duties will include:

Fundamentals of specific vehicle systems including but not limited to…

  • Steering & suspension
    Braking systems
  • Battery & charging systems
  • Exhaust systems
  • Air-Conditioning systems
  • To enhance the delivery of the Level 2 Autocare standard, there are additional elements embedded into the qualification.

These include:

  • Interpersonal skills and customer service
  • Parts & managing stock Levels
  • ADAS
  • FGAS
  • Basic electrical vehicle awareness
  • Upon successful completion of the apprenticeship, you will achieve the Autocare Technician Level 2 qualification.

The training you will be getting

This is a Level 2 Autocare Technician Apprenticeship, delivered by Robert Bosch Ltd.

Training is delivered on a block release basis at the Alliance Training Centre in Doncaster.

This means your college based training will be delivered away from home and you will be required to stay in a hotel for 15 separate weeks (Monday - Friday) over the 24 - 30 month duration of the apprenticeship.

All associated costs for training are met by the employer/the programme and there will be no cost to yourself/your parents or guardians.

Assessments will also be conducted in the work place by a dedicated training assessor. You will also be assigned a workplace mentor for support in dealership.

As a result you will receive the following qualification:

  • Autocare Technician Level 2 qualification

There may also be opportunity to progress to the Level 3 Motor Vehicle Maintenance apprenticeship upon successful completion of the Level 2 Autocare Technician standard.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Permanent role upon successful completion of apprenticeship.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

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

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Maths & English (Grade 4) Essential

About the employer

Think big and act fast,’ said Louis Renault. 135 years later, this expression still reflects the spirit of the Group. A Group that, in response to the upheavals in the automotive sector, has rethought its value chains to shift towards a unique model that is both multi-specialist and supported by a vast ecosystem of partners, aiming for excellence.

Employer

RENAULT RETAIL GROUP UK LIMITED

Address

3 Greenhill Crescent,

Watford Business Park,

Watford,

WD18 8JG

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Training

Training provider

ROBERT BOSCH 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

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


Employer's Application Instructions

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 30 Aug 2024