Job Title : Apprentice Mechanical, Electrical and Trim Technician
Employer : Apollo Motor Co Tonbridge
Location : Tonbridge, Kent, TN12 5HH
Position Type : Apprenticeship
Apprenticeship : Vehicle Sales - Advanced Level Apprenticeship
Sector : Automotive
Vacancy Reference : VAC-04933
Brief Description : We are recruiting on behalf of Apollo Motor Group and have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic individual to join them as a Mechanical, Electrical and Trim Technician. If this sounds like the perfect career for you, apply now!
Qualifications Required : Minimum grade requirements are at least 4 GCSE’s at Level 4 (or equivalent) including English and Maths, with ICT an advantage but not essential.
Vacancy Detail : We are working with the largest and most recommended independent vehicle repair group in the South, who have repeatedly impressed and set industry standards with unparalleled service excellence throughout their 35-year history. We are recruiting on behalf of Apollo Motor Group for an Apprentice Mechanical, Electrical and Trim Technician to start their career in Summer 2020.
This is a fantastic opportunity to work with state-of-the-art workshops, the latest repair technology and the highest levels of customer service. You will receive exceptional training from their team of fully qualified Senior Technicians in the latest techniques for restoring vehicles to a pristine condition.
These techniques include:
• Accessing and removing mechanical and electrical components
• Removing and fitting non-structural body panels
• Removing and re-installing mechanical and electrical systems
• Stripping vehicles for repair
• Alignment and fitting of lights
• Fitting vehicles after repair
• Checking locks, lights, electrics as per quality control
Positions Available : 1
Working Week : 8am - 4pm (Monday to Friday)
Salary : £166.00 Per Week
Application Deadline Date : 21/08/2020
Possible Start Date : 01/09/2020
Personal Qualities : • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
• Using initiative
• High level of attention to detail
Skills Required : • Strong communication skills
• Well organised
• Ability to work in a fast-paced working environment
• A keen interest and passion for motor vehicle
Future Prospects : On completion of the Level 3 qualification, you will be fully qualified as a Vehicle Panel Technician in which you could receive an average OTE salary between £35,000 to £50,000 a year.
Training to be Provided : This is a MET Apprenticeship Standard, 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 12 separate weeks (Mon – Fri) over the duration of the programme, which equals 4 weeks per year. 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:
• Vehicle Damage Mechanical, Electrical and Trim (MET) Level 3
• Functional Skills in English & Maths (if required)
Other Information : You may be called by us, Remit Group, who will discuss you through the recruitment process and guide you through the recruitment process. This call may come from a Nottingham (0115) number.
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