Light Vehicle Maintenance Apprentice

Grange Motors (Brentwood) Ltd

A fantastic opportunity to gain an apprenticeship within Jaguar Land Rover. We are looking to recruit a Light Vehicle Maintenance Service Technician Apprentice.

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Closing date: 25 May 2017

Apprenticeship summary

Weekly wage

£140.00

Wages explained
The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.50 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year.
Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year.
The minimum wage rates are £5.60 an hour for 18-20 year olds and £7.05 for anyone aged 21 and over.
Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

Working week

Mon - Fri 8.30am - 5.30pm 40 hours per week

Total hours per week: 40.00

Apprenticeship duration

approx 24 months

Possible start date

28 Jun 2017

Date posted

02 Mar 2016

Apprenticeship level

Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

Reference number

VAC000794332

Positions

1 available

If you’re looking for an apprenticeship that will really take you places, then look no further! As an apprentice in the Land Rover dealer network you’ll be part of a team that achieves what are almost certainly the highest completion and pass rates for any apprenticeship in the industry.

You’d be working exclusively with one of the world’s greatest and most sought after brands. You would be working in the service department reporting to the Service Manager. You will be learning how to maintain and service cars to the high standards of Jaguar and Landrover.

Duties will vary on a day to day basis.

Duties may include:

  • Servicing vehicles – carrying out checks and maintenance according to the manufacturers’ guidelines 
  • Repairing and replacing faulty parts and components 
  • Advising the Service Receptionists about required repairs 
  • Producing time estimates 
  • Maintaining repair and service records

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

Confident with great customer relations skills and good communications skills required

Personal qualities

You will need to evidence a passion for the motor industry, be hard working with a keen interest to learn new skills

Qualifications required

GCSE grade A – C in Maths, English and ICT (or equivalent ) and one other subject preferably a Science. This will be checked

Future prospects

Many opportunities for promotion within the company for the right person and future training available particularly to Advanced Apprenticeship ( Level 3)

About the employer

Jaguar Land Rover is the UK’s largest automotive manufacturing business, built around two iconic British car brands: Land Rover, the world’s leading manufacturer of premium all-terrain vehicles and Jaguar, one of the world’s premier luxury sports saloon and sports car marques.
Under the ownership of Tata Motors Limited, Jaguar Land Rover is transforming its business to realise the full potential of its brands and deliver profitable results. Driving the business is a world-class team of 32,000 people globally. In addition we support more than 210,000 UK jobs through the supply chain, retailer network and wider economy.
All of our cars are engineered and designed in Britain and while we have ambitious plans for global growth, the heart of the business remains in the UK. We have invested billions of pounds in our state-of-the-art production, research and development facilities. In fact, Jaguar Land Rover is the biggest UK investor in R&D in the manufacturing sector – ahead of British Aerospace and Rolls-Royce – and in the global top 100 for R&D spend. This investment, along with our on-going support of local communities and encouragement to get young people to seek jobs in engineering has led to Jaguar Land Rover winning the Responsible Business of the Year Award – an accolade we take great pride in achieving.

Employer

Grange Motors (Brentwood) Ltd

Address

Victors Way

Barnet

EN5 5TZ

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Training provider

A level 2 NVQ and a VRQ and we will help you gain your key skills if you require them at Level 2

Apprenticeship framework

Vehicle Maintenance and Repair

Training provider

JAGUAR LAND ROVER HOLDINGS LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Land Rover UK

Contact

Amanda Igoe 07899 075721

Other information

From October 1st 2015 The National Minimum Wage (NMW) for Apprentices is £3.30 per hour. This applies to 16-18 year old Apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their Apprenticeship. For all other Apprentices the Apprentice National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies. The Wage for Apprentices applies to both time spent on the job plus time spent training.

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Closing date: 25 May 2017