Job Title : Mechanical, Electrical and Trim Apprentice Technician Level 2
Employer : JM Wadey Coachworks & Engineering
Location : Pulborough, West Sussex, RH20 1NN
Position Type : Apprenticeship
Apprenticeship : Vehicle Body and Paint - Advanced Level Apprenticeship
Sector : Automotive
Vacancy Reference : VAC-02999
Brief Description : Remit are recruiting on behalf of JM Wadey as this is a fantastic opportunity for an enthusiastic individual to kick start their career within the automotive industry to become a Mechanical, Electrical and Trim Technician. If you are interested, apply now!
Qualifications Required : There are no entry requirements to apply, we will support you to develop your skills in English, Maths and ICT.
Vacancy Detail : JM Wadey Coachworks are experts in Citroen, Peugeot and Toyota, with a huge reputation in the local area.
As an apprentice, you will gain expert working knowledge in relation to the removal, repair and replacement of engine, gearbox, suspension, mechanical and electrical systems. This includes:
• Assessing a vehicle to establish the extent of damage
• Remove and refit non-structural body panels and mechanical and electrical systems
• Remove and refit any part relating to the vehicle, to the correct alignment.
• Remove, repair and replace: engine, gearbox, suspension, mechanical and electrical systems
• Diagnose and fix faults within a vehicle management system (on board computer) & associated electrical system
A certain amount of administration and customer interaction is also required:
• Keeping a record of work carried out and time taken
• Liaising with the customer or insurance company
• Providing quotations and estimations
As part of the service a bodyshop offers, you may also carry out valeting, to ensure the vehicles look as good as new.
• Wash down the outside of the car to remove dirt and mud
• Polish the windows, wheels, door handles and mirrors
Positions Available : 1
Working Week : Monday to Friday 8am-5:30pm
Salary : £240.00 Per Week
Application Deadline Date : 28/06/2019
Possible Start Date : 05/07/2019
Personal Qualities : You will need to demonstrate a strong passion for the industry and a positive attitude to work.
Skills Required : No skills are required as we will provide all the training needed for the role, just bring your enthusiasm and a willingness to learn.
Future Prospects : On successful completion of your apprenticeship you will receive a NVQ Level 2 Certificate along with functional skills in Maths, English and ICT (where required). You could have the opportunity to progress towards your level 3 qualification.
Training to be Provided : Upon completing your initial enrolment with your supervisor;
->You will shadow your colleagues to gain first-hand experience in the latest techniques for restoring paint defects.
->You will get the opportunity to assist in repair work.
->You will be supported by Remit Group to develop your theoretical understanding of the industry at their Automotive Academy.
->You will have a personal Remit Development Coach who will visit you regularly at your work place to aid your progression through the programme.
Other Information : Technicians normally work 40 hours a week, typically from Monday to Friday. During busy periods it may be required to also work Saturdays with a day off in the week.
Things to consider : This apprenticeship would last for 18 Months and will require dedication for the duration of the position.
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