Star Garage is your number one local garage offering a first class range of servicing, repairs, MOT and tyres as well as a car and van hire department. Working with KITS they are looking to recruit a new Light Vehicle Apprentice.
Responsibilities and Duties:
As an Apprentice Light Vehicle Technician you will service and repair vehicles such as cars and vans. You will be trained in all aspects of vehicle mechanics and electronics including air conditioning, security features, engine and exhaust systems.
Duties of a Light Vehicle Apprentice include:
• Servicing vehicles – carrying out checks and maintaining vehicles according to the manufacturers’ guidelines.
• Repairing and replacing faulty parts and components.
• Advising about required repairs to the service department and to customers.
• Producing time estimates.
• Maintaining repair and service records
The successful Apprentice will be working to a Level 3 Motor Vehicle Service & Maintenance Technician (Light Vehicle) Apprenticeship Standard
Ideally the candidates require a GCSE grade “C” or the new grade 4. Functional skills level 2 or be able to achieve these as they are part of the qualification.
Driving Licence is preferential giving you will be working with vehicles.
Work experience in the trade would be of benefit but not essential
An interest and knowledge about the chosen apprenticeship pathway should be demonstrated.
The Candidate must be able to communicate to a high standard.
The Candidate must, above all else be willing to work and be punctual and reliable.
The candidate must able to travel to the place of work independently and also to KITS in Brighouse for Day Release for the duration of the 3 Year Apprenticeship.