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Motor­cy­cle Tech­ni­cian Apprentice

Job description

Are you looking for a career in the Motorcycle industry working for a world-renowned and exciting brand? The Superbike Factory based at Macclesfield is Europe’s largest used motorbike retailer. Currently we have 3 sites in the UK with ambitious plans to open more. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who has a passion about Motorbikes.

No two days are the same in our workshop; with exposure to all makes and models, the technical knowledge you can gain with us is a rare opportunity within the industry.

You will be working on the latest motorcycles available on the market; something a single main dealership cannot offer. Our technicians cover all level of mechanics including:

  • Diagnosing standard and complex faults
  • Motorcycle servicing
  • Routine maintenance checks
  • Fitting aftermarket accessories

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: 26/09/2022

Possible start date: 03/10/2022

Skills required

  • Communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Organisation skills
  • Team working
  • Team working
  • Patience
  • Mechanically minded
  • Reliable
  • Hardworking
  • Punctual

Qualifications required

  • GCSE or equivalent English 4/C or above (Essential)
  • GCSE or equivalent Maths 4/C or above (Essential)

Training provided

Candidates will work towards achieving the Motorcycle Technician (Repair and Maintenance) 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 programme lasts for 24 months.

Future progression

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.

Employer information

SuperBike Factory is Europe’s largest used motorbike retailer, with a commitment to offering bikes the widest choice and the best prices in the UK.

Address details:

Snape Rd, Macclesfield
SK10 2NZ

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Reference number VAC1000078011
Working week Max 40 hours a week. Initially Monday to Friday 8:30am - 5:30pm 1 hour break, working alongside the Workshop Manager. Move to weekends when they have passed certain triggers in the curriculum.
Total hours per week: 40
Expected duration 24 Months
Apprenticeship level Advanced
Related course Motorcycle Technician (Repair and Maintenance) - Advanced Apprenticeship (Level 3)
Salary £16,000.00 (Annually)

Wage explained

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