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Apprentice Technician

Volkswagen Hereford

11,045 basic salary and plus training and company benefits
11,045 basic salary and plus training and company benefits
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Job description

We are looking to recruit Apprentice Vehicle Technicians to join our team at Vertu Volkswagen Hereford!

This is an excellent opportunity for an outgoing, enthusiastic and proactive individual looking to start a career in the Motor Industry. These positions offer the right candidates the chance to work for one of the worlds biggest car companies. They also give successful applicants the chance to develop their own skills in all aspects of vehicle maintenance and repair work, whilst working on some of the worlds most sought after vehicles.

Every day is different within the Service department. As a Service Technician Apprentice, some of your duties will include:

  • Use of diagnostic equipment to identify vehicle faults
  • Testing of parts and systems to ensure correct working
  • Following checklists to ensure all critical parts of vehicles are examined
  • Carrying out bumper to bumper overview, service and inspection
  • Maintenance of electronic systems including on- board entertainment systems
  • Undertaking repair and maintenance of vehicle parts including clutches, gearboxes, tyres, brakes and suspension
  • Completion of legible and accurate paperwork for the customers and centres records
  • Maintenance of a clean and tidy work environment

You will have the opportunity to work with a wide range of products including traditional, hybrid and electronic engines. From heritage vehicles to leading edge modern technology, our range will provide you with a varied technical training experience to build your skills as a Service Technician.

Our ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate skills in logic and problem solving. You should be someone who pays attention to detail and is committed to completing this three year training programme.

GCSE grades A - C (new grades 9 - 4) or equivalent in English, maths and Science.

In Scotland, applicants must have or be predicted to achieve National 4 or above in English, maths and either a Science or Technical subject.Standard Grades 1-4 and Intermediates are also accepted.

'Equivalent' grades include:

  • BTEC first diplomas and certificates
  • OCR Nationals
  • Key Skills Level 2
  • NVQs
  • Essential Skills (Wales)
  • Functional Skills Level 2
  • Core Skills (Scotland)

If you apply for this role, you are consenting to give Vertu Motors authority to transfer your data to BABCOCK who look after the Volkswagen Apprenticeship Programme or you can apply direct here:

https://babcockapprenticeships.tal.net/vx/appcentre-vw/brand-10/candidate/so/pm/2/pl/33/opp/184-Volkswagen-Apprenticeship-Programme/en-GB

If you are successful you can look forward to on-going training opportunities, career progression and a range of benefits you would expect from an employer of choice, including a competitive package, share incentive plan, pension scheme and access to our Vertu Rewards platform, which gives you online and instore discounts at over 900 retailers. If you are interested in joining the most progressive team in the industry please apply now...

Benefits

  • Vertu Reward Scheme
  • Preferential Service Rates
  • Colleague Purchase Scheme
  • Share Incentive Scheme
  • Pension
  • Enhanced Maternity
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Location

Address

Centurion Way
Roman Road
, Hereford
, Herefordshire
, HR1 1LQ