Suzuki Light Vehicle Technician Apprenticeship (Level 3) - Advanced (Level 3)

Ashford Orbital Ltd (Employer)

Bosch (Training Provider)

Weekly wage £172.00
40.0 hours per week TBC with employer
36 months (duration)
1 February 2022(start date)
30 January 2022 (application closing date)
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Job Description

Do you want to work on one of the automotive industries most diverse and exciting model ranges? As Suzuki strives for innovation that excites, our technicians are working on models at the leading edge of automotive design. We are looking for Apprentice Technicians that share our passion and belief for automotive technology and service excellence.

Responsibilities

If cars are your passion then Suzuki will provide you with first class training on the very latest products and innovations, with dedicated Suzuki trainers who will help build knowledge and develop your skills.

This exciting opportunity has arisen at your local Suzuki Dealership where you will be required to learn all aspects of the job role.

Training will be provided both in the workplace and at the Suzuki Institute Centre of Excellence.

All we ask is that you are committed to the Apprenticeship Programme for 3 years and have the passion and ambition to grow into a highly skilled Car Service Technician.

You will also be required to have a grade 4 or above in maths & English at GCSE level or equivalent.

Successful people are at the heart of Suzuki’s success so if you want to be a part of this then our Apprenticeship Programme is for you.

Candidates must live within 20 miles of the vacancy.

Duties could include:

  • Inspecting vehicles and diagnosing any required work.
  • Discussing required repairs with customers.
  • Calculating the expected time and cost of vehicle work.
  • Repairing or replacing components as required.

Future Prospects

  • Possibility of permanent role upon successful completion of the apprenticeship

Skills Required

No specific skills are required, however an interest in a career in the automotive industry/motor vehicles is essential

Qualities Required

  • Possess good communication skills with the ability to explain technical information to colleagues and customers accurately and concisely.
  • Passionate about the industry, and committed to the development of your technical knowledge and skills.
  • Customer focused, able to keep customers experience and safety in mind throughout the service or diagnosis and repair
  • Team Player – assist other technicians when workshop is under pressure, and take ownership of any safety issues you identify in the workshop.
  • Thorough and able to work with defined processes and guidelines.
  • Quality focused with first time fix mentality.
  • Honest with high levels of integrity

Qualifications Required

  • GCSEs grades 4 – 9 (A* - C) or Functional Skills Level 2 in maths and English.
  • Please ensure you also list all of your relevant qualifications.
  • If you do not have the required qualifications for this apprenticeship your application will be rejected and you will not be contacted.

Training Provided

This is a Motor Vehicle Technician Apprenticeship, delivered by Bosch Automotive Service Solutions.

Training is delivered on a block release basis at the Alliance Training Centre in Doncaster.

This means your college based training will be delivered away from home and you will be required to stay in a hotel for 17 separate weeks (Mon – Fri) over the 3 year duration of the course. All associated costs for training are met by the employer/the programme and there will be no cost to yourself/your parents or guardians.

Assessments will also be conducted in the work place by a dedicated training assessor. You will also be assigned a workplace mentor for support in dealership.

As a result you will receive the following qualification:

  • Motor Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician (Light Vehicle) Level 3
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