Warners Motor Group

Citroen Vehicle Service Technician Apprenticeship

Employer:

Warners Motor Group

Training Provider:

CALEX UK LTD

Weekly wage £156.00
40.0 hours per week Mon-Fri, 8am-5.15pm. Saturdays on a rota.
duration: 36 months
start: 1 September 2019
Tewkesbury
Advanced(level 3)
Motor vehicle service and maintenance technician (light vehicle) (apprenticeship standard)
30 August 2019 (application closing date)
This exciting apprenticeship programme is ideal for someone who is looking to begin their journey to becoming a qualified Service Technician and who wants to develop a long term career with an ambitious automotive brand.

Responsibilities

The role of a Vehicle Service Technician is to maintain, service and repair vehicles to a consistently high standard. Our dealers use some of the most advanced service equipment and techniques in the world making this a great time to start your career with Peugeot Citroen.

The Light Vehicle Service Technician role varies slightly by employer based upon the specific needs within the location. The below explanation is therefore a guide to support you in understanding what the role might entail.

Light Vehicle Service Technicians service and repair light vehicles such as cars up to 3.5 tonnes. Technicians are trained in all areas of vehicle mechanics and electronics, from engine and exhaust systems to air conditioning and security features.

The duties of a Light Vehicle Service Technician may include:

  • Servicing vehicles – carrying out checks and maintenance according to the manufacturers’ guidelines
  • Repairing and replacing faulty parts and components
  • Advising the Service Receptionists about required repairs
  • Producing time estimates
  • Maintaining repair and service records 

Future Prospects

There are lots of opportunities to develop your career within our expanding Dealer Network. Your early development is carefully mapped through your Apprenticeship journey with your learning focussed toward achieving an industry recognised qualification that's recognised across the Motor Industry. This is the grounding for your future development within the network and opportunities exist, once qualified, to further develop your skills and to move into new roles.

Reality Check

We welcome applications from everyone irrespective of gender and ethnic group and appointment will be based on merit alone. Being committed to equal opportunities, if you have a disability please state this during the application process. Measures will be put in place to support you through your application and apprenticeship journey.

Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

For more information about the opportunity or to discuss your application, please contact the Recruitment and Selection team on 01235 538 611.

Skills Required

  • Good communication and listening skills 
  • Attention to detail 
  • Safety conscious 
  • Well organised and patient 
  • Comfortable with the use of up to date technology 
  • Practical

Qualities Required

  • Willingness to learn
  • Team working/working with others
  • Motivation for the role/automotive and engineering interest
  • Personal responsibility and career ownership
  • Problem solving

Qualifications Required

Prior Attainment: GCSE (or equivalent) grade A*-C or 9-4 in maths and English. Predicated grades are accepted.

'Equivalent' grades include:

  • BTEC first diplomas and certificates
  • OCR Nationals
  • Key Skills Level 2
  • NVQ's
  • Functional Skills Level 2

Training Provided

Motor vehicle service and maintenance technician (light vehicle) standard level 3

We will support you to gain your Functional Skills if you require them in maths and English.

All of our Apprentices are employed through the Dealer Network and attend week long block training at out state of the art Training Centre in Coventry.

Block training is complemented by a combination of regular coaching visits from one of our experienced Coaches as well as Virtual Classroom sessions and E-Learning modules.

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