Level 3 Motor Vehicle Service Technician Apprentice

BELGRAVE COMMERCIALS LTD

PLYMOUTH, PL7 4AY

Closes on Sunday 1 September

Posted on 11 June 2024


Summary

This is a great opportunity to join a busy garage. This position involves working as part of a large team under the supervision and support of a fully skilled mechanics. You will also assist in such tasks as completing general vehicle servicing and maintenance tasks such as van and vehicle servicing, cambelt renewal and completing repairs.

Annual wage
£12,480 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
Working Hours:* Monday - Friday 8:30am - 5pm.

37 hours a week

Possible start date

Sunday 15 September

Duration

2 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

  • The Apprenticeship in Level 3 Motor Vehicle Service Technician consists of:
  • Level 3 Motor Vehicle service technician apprenticeship training
    Functional Skills ( if required)
  • Training schedule has yet to be agreed. Details will be made available at a later date

Where you’ll work

NO 5 STRODE ROAD

NEWNHAM INDUSTRIAL ESTATE

PLYMPTON

PLYMOUTH

PL7 4AY

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

SKILLS TO GROUP LIMITED

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

    Desirable qualifications

    Other in:

    • All GCSEs (grade Grades 4-9)

    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
    • Problem solving skills
    • Number skills
    • Team working
    • Initiative

    About this company

    Welcome to Belgrave Commercials Ltd, we are a leading used van dealer in the south-west, we offer a wide range of used vehicles and all at competitive prices. If you are looking for a second-hand van in the south-west then look no further than Belgrave Commercials Ltd. Customer service is very important to us and we pride ourselves on keeping our customers happy by offering a helpful, friendly service and answering all of your questions with a smile. If you have any questions relating to our vans and services, call us today to find out how we can help you find your next second-hand van. We always aim to exceed customer expectations, offering a wide choice of used vans available around the south-west area, all at competitive prices. At Belgrave Commercials Ltd we are renowned for providing premium used vans at outstanding prices. Many of the customers who have bought vans from us in the past return to buy their next used vehicle as our dealership service is second to none. Our team are experienced, trustworthy and professional - our aim is to offer you the very best value for money on used vans in the south-west.

    After this apprenticeship

    This garage has had multiple apprenticeships for lot of years now, keen to support more in this specialist van technicians. Has multiple links with other garages for even more opportunities for further development and careers.
    With the potential to stay on at the garage and learn how to undertake further qualifications to enable to qualify as specialist vehicle technician.

    Ask a question

    The contact for this apprenticeship is:

    SKILLS TO GROUP LIMITED

    The reference code for this apprenticeship is VAC1000256930.

    Apply now

    Closes on Sunday 1 September

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