Motor Vehicle Apprenticeship

Location
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Salary
£148 per week
Posted
27 Sep 2018
Closes
27 Oct 2018
Subject Area
Engineering
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Possible start date: 4th February 2019

Working week: Mon - Fri 8am to 6pm,1 hour lunch

Would you like to work in the motor industry? Do you have good practical and problem solving skills? This is an ideal opportunity to work within a motor vehicle environment and learn how to repair and maintain a variety of vehicles.

The apprentice will be working within a team of technicians and providing support with the following:

  • MOT testing
  • Car and van servicing
  • Tyre replacements
  • Welding and exhaust replacements
  • Carrying out diagnostics
  • Producing estimates
  • Repairs on vehicles
  • Liaising with customers
  • Any other tasks requested by the technicians

Entry requirements

GCSE Grades 4/C or above in English & Maths (or equivalent)

Skills Required

  • Good communication skills
  • Computer literate
  • A keen interest and knowledge of the motor industry
  • Attention to detail
  • Mechanically minded

Personal Qualities

  • Passionate about the automotive industry
  • Hardworking
  • Reliable
  • Ability to use own initiative
  • Must have a 'can do' attitude

Qualifications taken

  • Apprenticeship Framework in Vehicle Maintenance and Repair
  • Functional Skills qualifications (if required)
  • Attendance at Bletchley College Campus
  • Regular visits from the College into the workplace
  • Observations and assessments in the workplace
  • Use of e-portfolio
  • Ongoing training and support from the employer

What Next?

A permanent position may be offered after the Apprenticeship has been completed, depending on performance