Job Title : Vehicle Parts Apprenticeship
Employer : TIM Commercial Vehicle Services Ltd
Location : Ilkeston, Derbyshire, DE7 5EP
Position Type : Apprenticeship
Apprenticeship : Vehicle Parts - Intermediate Level Apprenticeship
Sector : Automotive
Vacancy Reference : VAC-03929
Brief Description : Remit are recruiting on behalf of TIM Commercials for a Parts Advisor where you'll be responsible for delivering a first-class customer service experience. This is a fantastic opportunity for you to start your career within the automotive industry.
Qualifications Required : There are no entry requirements to apply, we will support you to develop your skills in English, Maths and ICT.
Vacancy Detail : .This Apprenticeship Programme trains the right candidate to become a qualified Vehicle Parts Advisor. But what does a Vehicle Parts Advisor actually do?
Parts Advisors have lots of responsibilities including the ordering, selling and managing stock control on a wide range of vehicle parts and accessories. Your daily responsibilities will include:
• Advising customers on how to solve a problem with their vehicle
• Taking orders from customers both face to face and over the phone
• Learning the operational aspects of the warehouse, to keep an ordered stock room and find parts from stock locations
• Raising invoices for parts sold
• Working with your team to share the workload
• Working alongside on-site Service Technicians to ensure they have the parts needed to complete their daily work
• As you progress through your apprenticeship, your responsibilities will increase. This will include liaising and negotiating with suppliers.
Customers may include members of the public, service departments of retailers, and garages.
Positions Available : 1
Working Week : 8:30-5:30 Mon-Fri
Salary : £156.00 Per Week
Application Deadline Date : 25/10/2019
Possible Start Date : 28/10/2019
Personal Qualities : We want to identify those people that are ambitious and demonstrate a willingness to learn, who are excited by the prospect of working in the automotive industry and want to become experts in their knowledge of Parts.
Key personal skills to demonstrate include:
• A willingness to learn
• Mechanical interest
• Personal responsibility and resilience
• Problem solving
Skills Required : .As an important contact for their customers you will need to demonstrate excellent communication skills. You should have basic IT skills and be able to demonstrate attention to detail in the way you work.
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. You could have the opportunity to further progress and work towards a level 3 qualification.
Training to be Provided : This is a Parts Consultant Apprenticeship, delivered by 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 1 week (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:
· VRQ & VCQ Parts Consultant Level 2
· Functional Skills in Maths and English (if required)
Other Information : A Full UK driving license is an advantage as this position could include completing deliveries.
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