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Light Vehicle Autocare Technician Apprentice

Salary: £0

Location: Swindon

Job type: Apprenticeship

Category: Apprenticeship Apprenticeship

Are you hands-on and mechanical minded? Are you wanting to start your career in the Automotive industry? Remit are currently recruiting on behalf of Formula One looking for an Light Vehicle Apprentice to join their talented team!
As an Autocare Apprentice, you will carry out a range of services and repairs to cars and light goods vehicles. Throughout the duration of the apprenticeship, you will gain an excellent knowledge of technical, retail and customer service skills.
What will you be doing?
You will work alongside a qualified technician/mentor to learning the following skills and knowledge:
• Inspection, removal and repair of tyres, exhausts, shock absorbers, brakes, filters and batteries.
• Ensure appropriate work logs are kept for all vehicles.
• Carrying out vehicle safety inspections and routine maintenance on the vehicles
• Delivering a high level of customer service to all your colleagues and customers
• Identifying vehicle problems with diagnostic equipment
• Ensuring high levels of Health and Safety are always met within the workshop.

The job involves numerous activities and technicians will need to be comfortable with a wide range of vehicles. As a technician, you will often be working as part of a team, so good communication and being able to follow instructions would be good skills to have.
• If you have achieved a level 2 or higher in a similar automotive qualification, you may not be eligible • Minimum of GCSE (or equivalent) grades of 9* - 4 (A - C) in English and Maths
This is an Autocare Technician Apprenticeship programme, delivered by Remit Group. Awarding Body: Institute of the Motor Industry (IMI) Training is delivered in the workplace and on block release at the Remit Automotive Academy in Derby. This means you will be required to stay in a hotel for 12 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 either in the workplace or remotely via Microsoft Teams, giving 1-2-1 advice and guidance to help you achieve the following IMI qualifications: • Autocare Technician Level 2 • Functional Skills Level 1 in English & Maths (if required)
• Attained or working towards – Full UK driving licence at the permissible age
At Formula One they invest considerably in staff development and training and you can expect to receive comprehensive training to provide opportunities for career progression.

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