Technician Apprentice - Felbridge - £149.00 pw
Fantastic opportunity to join a local garage. Depending on efforts, progress and passion for the role, we may consider increasing the salary.
The apprentice will be helping the technicians with all duties, including:
- keeping the work areas clean and tidy - we will be observant of what inclinations the apprentice has and try to nurture that
- work with the technician you get on with the best
- start by passing the tools
- cleaning the tools
- learn the terminology
- change oil and filters
- change tyres
- more advanced jobs as time progresses
Labour discounts in our garage, up to 44% discounts on parts, free tea and coffee, canteen space for breaks.
Training to be Provided:
The Apprenticeship programme enables candidates to work towards a framework of qualifications, as follows:
Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Motor Vehicle Maintenance & Repair competence
Level 2 VRQ Diploma in Motor Vehicle Maintenance & Repair knowledge
Level 1 Functional Skills in Math, English and ICT
Personal Learning and Thinking Skills
Employment Rights and Responsibilities (ERR)
Good English communication skills, computer literate with a good telephone manner
Ideally, have some previous qualification in Motor Vehicle. GCSE English and Maths qualification beneficial
Friendly, polite, reliable, with a lot of initiative. A can-do attitude and a genuine passion for cars.
A full time position or progression onto a higher level following successful completion of level 2
Other Important Information:
All applications must be made through Apprenticeship vacancies. Do not contact the employer direct as this may result in your application not being considered. The National Minimum Wage for Apprentices is £3.70 per hour effective from 1st April 2018. This is the legal minimum pay per hour applying to 16-18 year old apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their apprenticeship. For apprentices 19 or over who have completed their first year and are continuing their apprenticeship, the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies.
The closest bus stop is about 20 minutes away walking distance. It may be possible we could offer the apprentice lifts in our personal cars to and from work to a set point.