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Light Vehicle Technician Apprentice

Job description

The Aston Martin dealer network offers an unrivalled quality of service and expertise & is currently looking to develop its future Technicians. Working for a brand whose values of 'Power, Beauty, Soul' are reflected in every aspect of their organisation you will have the opportunity to work with some of the most exciting sports cars on the road.

Hatfield Aston Martin have a fantastic opportunity for a Light Vehicle Technician Apprentice to join the family at their prestigious Aston Martin dealership. This is an exciting role with first-class training at The Aston Martin Training Facility at Emtec, Ruddington Nottingham with outstanding long-term career prospects.

Duties will include:

  • Working alongside qualified Aston Martin Technicians with the investigation, repair and service of vehicles
  • Producing estimates
  • Carrying out diagnostics
  • Warranty work
  • Assisting with MOT's on Aston Martin vehicles
  • Other general technical duties and general housekeeping
  • Providing excellent customer service to internal and external customers

The training will take place eight weeks per year via block release to The Aston Martin Training Facility at Emtec Colleges Nottingham.

How to apply for this vacancy

You can apply for this vacancy through the National Apprenticeship Service. If you require any assistance with applying for this vacancy please contact us on 0115 945 7260 or email the apprenticeship team.

Application deadline: 28/10/2021

Possible start date: 12/11/2021

Skills required

  • Excellent communication skills
  • A keen interest in and knowledge of the motor vehicle industry
  • Mechanically minded with meticulous attention to detail
  • The willingness to also undertake basic duties as part of training

Qualifications required

5 GCSE's at grade A*-C/9-4 or equivalent including maths, English, and ICT are essential.

Training provided

Candidates will work towards achieving the Light Vehicle Technician Apprenticeship Standard at level 3. They will also be required to study towards achieving level 2 maths and English functional skills if they do not already hold equivalent qualifications.

The training will take place eight weeks per year via block release to The Aston Martin Training Facility at Emtec College Nottingham. The programme lasts for 36 months. The training incorporates underpinning knowledge in partnership and managed by EMTEC Colleges.

The programme will also include the core Aston Martin Technical courses:

  • Technical Induction
  • Advanced AMDS
  • Engine Management Systems
  • Vehicle Electrical Systems
  • Short Engine Rebuild
  • Sportshift Transmission

Future progression

Upon successful completion of your IMI Level 2 qualification, you will then progress following a review with your employer onto your IMI Level 3 therefore altogether the apprenticeship can take up to 3 years to complete. There is high potential of a permanent role with the organisation upon successful completion of your apprenticeship with room for progression. Your salary shall be reviewed throughout your apprenticeship.

Additional questions for candidates

During the application process you will be asked the following additional question(s) below. To prepare yourself, have a think about how you might answer them.

First question
Can you identify any experience or training you have completed, relevant to the chosen Apprenticeship?

Second question
How will you be travelling to and from the workplace?

Employer information

Grange has over 60 years of proud and authentic motoring heritage dealing with marque manufacturers to deliver motoring excellence and trust to all our visiting guests.

Address details:

Grange Motors Brentwood Limited
Mosquito Way
AL10 9US

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Reference number VAC001773873
Working week Monday - Friday 8.00am - 5.30pm

(40 hours per week)

Expected duration 36 months
Apprenticeship level Advanced
Related course Motor Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician (Light Vehicle) - Advanced Apprenticeship (Level 3)
Salary £156.00 (Weekly)

Wage explained

Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

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