Service Technician Apprenticeship - Johnsons Mazda Oxford

JOHNSONS CARS LIMITED

Oxford, OX2 0HP

Closes on Monday 9 September

Posted on 11 June 2024


Summary

The apprentice will gain hands-on experience, technical expertise, and a deep understanding of Mazda products and services. This is ideal for individuals passionate about mechanics, problem-solving, and providing exceptional customer service.

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 - Thursday 8.00 am - 5.00 pm and Friday from 8.40 am - 4.30 pm. Initially a 40 hour week to progress to 42 when over 18 years of age.

40 hours a week

Possible start date

Monday 16 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

Motor vehicle service and maintenance technician - light vehicle 
Level 3.

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 Stewartby. 

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. 

Throughout your apprenticeship journey, we are committed to nurturing your growth and development, guiding you toward attaining a widely recognised qualification in the motor industry. 

This qualification serves as a cornerstone for building your career, offering abundant opportunities within our expanding Dealer Network. 
Upon successful completion of the program, you'll be well-equipped to advance and transition into new roles.  

Where you’ll work

234 Botley Road

Oxford

OX2 0HP

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

    Johnsons Mazda Oxford Pay a visit to Johnsons Mazda in Oxford and rest assured we'll take care of all your Mazda motoring needs. We're extremely proud to represent the Japanese marque in Oxford and to be able to stock an extensive range of new and used Mazda cars. Whether you're looking for hood-down fun from a new Mazda MX-5 or are keen to test drive a pre-owned Mazda 2, the team at Johnsons Mazda will be able to help.

    https://www.johnsonscars.co.uk/mazda/locations/oxford/ (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 VAC1000256811.

    Apply now

    Closes on Monday 9 September

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