Job Title : Light Vehicle Apprentice Level 3
Employer : Sam Harris Automotive
Location : Folkestone, Kent, CT20 3UH
Position Type : Apprenticeship
Apprenticeship : Advanced Level Apprenticeship
Sector : Automotive
Vacancy Reference : VAC-02600
Brief Description : Here at Sam Harris Automotive, we are looking for an Light Vehicle apprentice to join our expanding team.
Do you have a passion to become a Light Vehicle Mechanic? If so, apply now.
Qualifications Required : N/A
Vacancy Detail : You will receive first class training in all the latest servicing and diagnostic techniques to enable you to better help your customers whether they need a standard service, MOT or wanting an engine rebuild.
Day to day tasks will vary but include:
• Servicing – carrying out checks
• MOT’s – identifying parts with wear and tear
• Vehicle Maintenance – replacing / repairing engine parts
• Diagnostics – using the latest diagnostic equipment
• Maintaining repair and service records
Positions Available : 1
Working Week : Monday - Friday
Salary : £148.00 Per Week
Application Deadline Date : 07/12/2018
Possible Start Date : 04/01/2019
Personal Qualities : You will need to have a high level of attention to detail with a clear positive attitude to work.
Skills Required : Skills that are desired:
• A keen interest and passion for motor vehicle
• Logical approach to problem solving
• An awareness of how to work safely
• An enthusiasm to learn new practical and theoretical skills
Future Prospects : On completion of the apprenticeship programme, you will be fully qualified as a Light Vehicle Mechanic in which you could receive an average salary between £15,000 and £35,000 a year
Training to be Provided : The role of a light vehicle technician involves the day to day maintenance of cars as well as the diagnosis and repair of any damage or faults that may occur on a vehicle. The role will involve tasks such as carrying out routine services, removing and replacing parts on light vehicles, diagnosing and rectifying faults on all aspects of a light vehicle. This is a Light Vehicle Technician Apprenticeship, delivered by our training partner, Remit Group. Training is delivered in the workplace and on block release at the Remit Academy in Derby. This means you will be required to stay in a hotel for 4 separate weeks (Mon – Fri) over the duration of the programme. All associated costs for training are met by the employer and there will be no cost to you. You will also be assigned a dedicated Development Coach who will visit you every 4-6 weeks at the workplace, giving 1-2-1 information, advice and guidance. As a result, you will receive the following qualification: · Light vehicle service and maintenance technician · Functional Skills in English & maths (if required) · F Gas air conditioning qualification Apprenticeship standard Light vehicle service and maintenance technician
Other Information : N.B. Remit is based in Nottingham but we operate Nationwide. Please expect a call from a Nottingham (0115) number.
Things to consider : On completion of the apprenticeship programme, you will be fully qualified as a Light Vehicle Mechanic in which you could receive an average salary between £15,000 and £35,000 a year.
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