Fraser's of Gloucester Ltd

Suzuki Motorcycle Technician Apprentice

Employer:

Fraser's of Gloucester Ltd

Training Provider:

BOSCH AUTOMOTIVE SERVICE SOLUTIONS LTD

Weekly wage £146.25
37.5 hours per week Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 5:30pm
duration: 3 years
start: 1 September 2019
Gloucester
Advanced(level 3)
Vehicle Maintenance and Repair (apprenticeship standard)
30 August 2019 (application closing date)
An opportunity to join the Suzuki Apprentice programme as a Motorcycle Technician. You will work with a dedicated Suzuki dealer and attend training at our state of the art centre in Doncaster.

Responsibilities

Are you: Interested in a career in the retail motor industry and working with the exciting range of Suzuki vehicles? Able to show that you can work well as part of a team and listen carefully and respond to colleagues? Able to demonstrate an interest in computers and advanced vehicle technology? Willing to provide excellent service to our customers? Willing to study hard in order to achieve success in your apprenticeship and your future with Suzuki? 

The Suzuki Advanced Apprenticeship Programme is the industry leading training scheme that firstly helps you find a real job with a Suzuki Dealer in your area, and secondly provides you with all the training you will need to become a fully qualified Service Technician.

This is an opportunity to become part of the Suzuki Apprenticeship programme as a Motorcycle Technician. Supported throughout by a dedicated employer - this vacancy is for a 3 year Apprenticeship that will result in the successful candidate gaining an Advanced Apprenticeship in Vehicle Maintenance and Repair at Level 3.

As a Motorcycle Technician you would be involved in a variety of tasks ranging from:

  • Servicing and repairs
  • Replacing components
  • Using specialist equipment such as electrical and electronic diagnostics
  • Engine tuning equipment to measure performance
  • Rectifying faults on customer’s vehicles in a busy Suzuki workshop

Future Prospects

This is a permanent position within the company.

Reality Check

Your training will be delivered as block release, which will involve extended periods away from home (1 week blocks) The cost of travel and accommodation is met by the employer

Candidates are advised to apply as soon as possible, as the employer will start to interview as soon as applications are received. This may mean the vacancy may close before the date advertised.

If you have any questions regarding this vacancy, or experience any difficulties when applying, please contact Eleri Dunstan on 0115 9380223.

Skills Required

No specific skills required, however an interest/passion for motor vehicles especially motorcycles would be beneficial.

Qualities Required

  • Keen and enthusiastic
  • Able to work as part of a team
  • Good time keeping
  • Excellent communication skills

Qualifications Required

GCSEs (or equivalent) grades A-D in English and maths.

Training Provided

  • This is a Motorcycle Technician Apprenticeship, training is delivered by block release at the Suzuki apprentice training centre at Doncaster, S.Yorks, with assessments being conducted in the work place by an assessor

As a result you will receive the following qualification:

  • Level 3 VCQ & VRQ Certificate in Vehicle Maintenance and Repair (LV)
  • Functional Skills in English, maths, ICT (if required)
  • Employment Rights and Responsibilities