Apprentice Vehicle Service Technician – VW Clark Commercials Edinburgh
We are looking for exceptional people to join the John Clark Apprenticeship Vehicle Service Technician programme – HAVE YOU GOT WHAT IT TAKES?
The Vehicle Service Technician Apprenticeship is geared towards training the next generation of fully-fledged Vehicle Service Technicians. But what does a Vehicle Service Technician actually do?
Vehicle Service Technicians are trained in all areas of vehicle mechanics and electronics, from engine and exhaust systems to air conditioning and security features. The duties of a Vehicle Service Technician may include:
- Servicing vehicles – carrying out checks and maintenance according to the manufacturers’
- Repairing and replacing faulty parts and components
- Advising the Service Receptionists about required repairs
- Producing time estimates
- Maintaining repair and service records
What will I learn?
You will be working with highly experienced Technicians where you will have the opportunity to learn and develop essential skills allowing you to be hands on from an early stage in your career.
Our Apprenticeship Programme is an excellent way of ensuring we have high quality people working within our dealerships. We’re looking for ambitious candidates ready to take ownership of their development, work hard to achieve their potential and grow with an ambitious employer.
The Programme lasts for at least 36 months and you’ll achieve a nationally recognised qualification; Motor Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician (Light Vehicle) at Level 3.
What qualifications or qualities are required?
You must have or expect to gain National 4 or above in English, Maths, and either a Science or a Craft subject. Standard Grades 1-4 and Intermediates will also be accepted.
It is essential that you are literate, numerate, reliable and keen to learn.
The Vehicle Service Technician Apprenticeship will receive an amazing response so we’re looking for you to demonstrate why you stand out from the crowd, we want to identify those people that are ambitious and demonstrate a willingness to learn, who are excited by the prospect of working with our fantastic brands and really engage from the very start. All applications must come with a cover letter explaining why we should choose you.
The National Minimum Wage (NMW) for Apprentices. This applies to 16-18 year old apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their apprenticeship. For all other apprentices the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies.
The Wage for apprentices applies to both time spent on the job plus time spent training.
Job Type: Full-time
In return for your hard work and dedication, you have the opportunity to earn an excellent salary, plus lots of fantastic benefits.
- Preferential rates on vehicle parts purchases and servicing.
- Industry leading discounted Employee Car Scheme
- 28 Day Holiday
- Award winning In-house and manufacturer training
- Cycle to work scheme
- State of the arts dealership standards
- High earning potential through commission or bonus
- Some roles offer company car
- Life assurance
- Group contributory pension scheme
- Careers development opportunities
If this sounds like you and you would love to be part of John Clark Motor Group then please APPLY now with an up to date copy of your CV. We look forward to hearing from you soon.
Please note we can only accept applications from candidates who are eligible to work in the UK without Sponsorship. Verification of your Right to Work in the UK should be included with your application