What will the apprentice be doing?
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 in the Workshop at Suzuki's UK Head Office in Milton Keynes, where you will be required to learn all aspects of the technician 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.
Duties to include:
- Perform Automotive Repairs.
- Follow Car Checklists.
- Learn Repair Techniques.
- Write Estimates.
- Inspect and Test Vehicles.
- Disassemble Vehicles and Engines.
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
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 3 day blocks of training 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
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
Possible permanent role on successful completion of the apprenticeship
Skills RequiredCommunication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative
Qualifications RequiredGCSE or equivalent Maths & English (Grade 4) Essential