Service Technician Apprenticeship - Bristol Street Motors Vauxhall Macclesfield

Level: 3


Employer: VERTU MOTORS PLC


Location: Lyme Green Business Park

This Apprenticeship Programme is an exciting opportunity to kick start your career with Stellantis, one of the world’s leading automaker and mobility tech companies. We’re looking for a highly motivated candidate to become a qualified Service Technician and develop a long-term career with an ambitious brand.

Duration: 36 Months

Expected start date: 13/06/2024

Hours per week: 40 hours

Wage: (Annually)

Job role includes

The role of a Vehicle Service Technician is to maintain, service and repair vehicles to a consistently high standard.

Service Technicians are trained in all areas of vehicle mechanics and electronics, from engine and exhaust systems to air conditioning and security features.

The role will vary by employer based upon the specific needs of the location, but the position typically involves:

  • Servicing vehicles by carrying out check and maintenance
  • Repairing and replacing faulty parts
  • Developing an understanding of workshop equipment
  • Advising the service receptionists about required repairs
  • Producing time estimates
  • Maintaining repair and service records 

About employer

As an approved Vauxhall dealership, we've got a complete variety of new Vauxhall models, including the Vauxhall Corsa, Vauxhall Astra, Vauxhall Mokka, Vauxhall Crossland, Vauxhall Grandland and Vauxhall Combo Life. Our stock of used Vauxhall models is of a top standard, and is regularly rotated. This means we offer cars to suit all lifestyles and tastes, with a range of body styles, times, colours and technical specifications on show. Whatever your budget, you'll be able to find the car for you, as we have payment plans tailored to suit everyone. We do more than just sell some of the best new and used Vauxhalls in the Macclesfield area, as we also house the state of the art facilities needed to offer quality and consistent vehicle servicing. Our mechanics are highly trained, and proficient in the latest technologies needed to diagnose your vehicle. When you leave your Vauxhall with us for an MOT, spare parts installation, servicing or aftersales care, you can be sure you're leaving it in capable hands. Should you want to know more about the services we offer, or what's best for your car, then our mechanics will gladly explain to you everything you need to know.

  • weighting: Essential
  • qualificationType: GCSE or equivalent
  • subject: English
  • grade: C/4

Motor Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician (light vehicle)
Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard:

  • The programme lasts for at least 36 months (3 years) and you'll achieve a nationally recognised qualification
  • All of our Apprentices are employed through the Dealer Network and attend week-long block training at our state-of-the-art Training Centre in Coventry
  • Block training is complemented by a combination of regular coaching visits from one of our experienced Coaches as well as Virtual Classroom sessions and E-Learning modules
  • Your development is supported through your Apprenticeship journey, with your learning focused towards achieving a qualification recognised across the motor industry. This will provide the foundation to develop your career, as there are lots of opportunities within our expanding Dealer Network to progress and move into new roles once you’ve successfully completed the programme
  • Before the Standard is met, all apprentices must hold a certificate that meets the EU’s 2014 F-gas regulation

    There are lots of opportunities within our expanding Dealer Network to progress and move into new roles once you’ve successfully completed the programme.

  • Communication skills
  • IT skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Organisation skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • Analytical skills
  • Team working

Vacancy title

Vacancy description

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Duration: 18 months

Expected start date: 28/3/2022

Hours per week: 37.5 hours

Wage: 146.25 (weekly)

Job role includes

  • Explore what an apprenticeship is and how they work.
  • Understand what it means to be an apprentice.
  • Discover different apprenticeship types, get application hints and tips, and apply for vacancies.

About employer

Employer description

  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to prioritise tasks
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Good problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to prioritise tasks
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Good problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to prioritise tasks
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Good problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to prioritise tasks
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Good problem-solving skills