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Fiat Chrysler Light Vehicle Apprentice Programme

Salary: £0

Location: Hassocks

Job type: Apprenticeship

Category: Apprenticeship Apprenticeship

Remit are recruiting for a light vehicle technician apprentice on behalf of PDH Cars who are Sussex's largest Fiat, Abarth, Alfa Romeo & Jeep dealership.
You will receive first class training in all the latest servicing and diagnostic techniques to enable you to better help your customers whether they need a standard service, MOT or fault finding and all to the manufacturers standard.
Day to day tasks will vary but include:
• Servicing – carrying out vehicle/tyre checks
• MOT’s – assisting to identify parts with wear and tear
• Vehicle Maintenance – replacing / repairing engine parts
• Diagnostics – using the latest diagnostic equipment
• Maintaining repair and service records

The techniques and daily responsibilities you will learn will include:
• Using diagnostic, mechanical and electrical measuring equipment to investigate vehicle faults and identify their underlying causes.
• Inspecting and preparing customers vehicles ready for mechanical work.
• Removing, repairing or replacing components to the correct specification.
• Contributing to a safe working environment, by working within Health and Safety processes.
• Admin and customer service duties that include updating job cards and providing quotations and estimations

16 & 17 yo - 8:15am - 5pm Monday to Friday - 1 hour for lunch and 2x 15 minute breaks
8:15am - 12pm Saturdays - 2x 15 minute breaks
18+ 8am - 5:30pm Monday - Friday - 1 hour for lunch and 2x 15 minute breaks
8am - 12:30pm Saturdays - 2x 15 minute breaks

Starting salary is above the Apprentice National Minimum of £4.30per hour. Rate is very competitive for an apprentice and will depend on age and any previous experience

As an apprentice, you will often be working as part of a team, so good communication and being able to follow instructions is a must. As a Technician, you must work to the high manufacturer standard when completing any task. A full (clean) UK driving licence would be advantageous but not essential
• No previous automotive qualifications are required • If you have achieved a level 3 in a similar field, you may not be eligible for this apprenticeship • Minimum of GCSE (or equivalent) grades of 9 - 4 (A* - C) in English and Maths
This is a Light Vehicle Technician Apprenticeship, delivered by Remit Group. Training is delivered in the workplace and on block release at the Remit Academy in Derby. This means you will be required to stay in a hotel for 15 separate weeks (Mon – Fri) over the duration of the programme. All associated costs for training are met by the employer and there will be no cost to you. You will also be assigned a dedicated Development Coach who will visit you every 4-6 weeks at the workplace, giving 1-2-1 information, advice and guidance. As a result, you will receive the following qualification: • Apprenticeship Standard Light Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician • Functional Skills in English & Maths (if required) • F Gas air conditioning qualification
You must have a strong passion for the industry and in your own personal development as PDH Cars will help support you, with further training opportunities available. A smart appearance is always needed as you will advise customers face to face regarding any work being carried out Good work ethic, consistent attendance and punctuality are held in high regard
PDH Cars are looking for an apprentice to join their highly qualified team, they are proud to include their level 3 Light Vehicle apprentice amongst their ranks. Their apprentice aspires to become a Master Technician and with the help and support from their team, he is on the right path. If you are someone who is looking to achieve your full potential, apply now!

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