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As an Apprentice Mechanic, your role is to service maintain and repair vehicles to a consistently high standard. This exciting and practical role is ideal for anyone looking to start their career in the Motor Vehicle industry.

Hours of work:

37 hours per week

Wage:

£144.30 per week

Location:

Yewbarrow Garage Limited, Grange-over-Sands

Closing date:

28th June 2019

Vacancy Details

At Yewbarrow Garage Ltd we focus on providing an exceptional garage service with competitive pricing. We have been serving customers in the Grange-over-Sands area for many years and have an up-to-date fully equipped test centre with all the facilities to service and repair your vehicles. Including computer diagnostic equipment to ensure the work carried out on your vehicle runs as smoothly and as efficiently as possible.

Employer website: http://www.yewbarrowgarage.co....


The applicant will be expected to work alongside a trained technician and assist with tasks such as:

  • MOT testing
  • Vehicle servicing
  • Tyre replacements
  • Delivering excellent customer service to clients
  • Working as part of the wider Garage Team
  • Computer diagnostics
  • Air conditioning

Further tasks will be added as your confidence grows and as you progress through your apprenticeship you will be expected to complete many of these tasks unassisted.


Desired 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

Personal qualities

  • Practical
  • A problem solver
  • Punctual
  • Reliable
  • Works well as part of a team and independently
  • Able to deliver excellent customer service

Desired qualifications

Four GCSEs at A*-D (9-4) including English and maths or a science subject or equivalents.

Future prospects

Once you have completed your apprenticeship you may go on to become a full-time Mechanic/Motor Vehicle Technician or progress to a Level 3 Apprenticeship for the right candidate.


How to apply:

You apply for this position on the National Apprenticeship website, which can be accessed by clicking on the ‘Apply now’ button.

Be sure to take your time when completing this application, ensure you consider all the required skills and responsibilities and what you can offer. If you would like any support in completing this application, you can access support from our Student Services Team on 01539 81470 or by email at hello@kendal.ac.uk.

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