Apprentice Motor Vehicle Technician
Company: Gainsford Hall
Location: Halstead, CO9 4EJ
Salary: £176.40 per week
Application Deadline Date: 15/05/2022
Start Date: 30/05/2022
Positions Available: 2
Working Week: Your working day will be 4 week days carrying out on the job training between 8am to 5pm and 1 day a
We are looking for a friendly, enthusiastic and approachable Apprentice Motor Vehicle Technician with excellent communication skills and initiative to join our growing team at Gainsford Hall Workshop
Entry onto the apprenticeship is subject to a thorough initial assessment to establish course suitability. Ideally applicants should have at least 4 GCSEs including English and Maths at grades 9- 4 for an Advanced Apprenticeship and 9-3 for an Intermediate. Apprentices need to be employed for minimum of 30 hours a week in the industry with a contract of employment.
Proof of qualifications will be required before you can be accepted onto the apprenticeship.
PLEASE NOTE: Those without the stated entry requirements or awaiting GCSE/GCSE retake grades, may be offered an appointment to come into college (Ipswich or Suffolk Rural (Otley) campus) and sit an online assessment to confirm program suitability.
Punctuality, politeness and smart appearance are all essential for this position and we expect a cheerful and friendly disposition whether you are dealing with suppliers, customers or other team members.
A practical aptitude and interest in motor vehicle engineering. Friendly, enthusiastic and approachable excellent communication skills and initiative
We have no doubt that the successful applicant will very quickly integrate and become a vital part of our team at Gainsford Hall Workshop long term.
Serving a rural catchment we receive a wide range of vehicles and other engines in to work on. Anything from 1930’s classic cars to 2022 vehicles and everything in between! There’s plenty of variety here and you’ll be encouraged to get involved when interesting opportunities pop up. Placing our customers first drives everything we do at Gainsford Hall Workshop, you will be someone who must genuinely and wholeheartedly share this ethos and demonstrate it in all of the activities you undertake.
Working in a workshop is physical work. You must be willing to work diligently and have a serious attitude to safety for yourself, your team members and visiting clients while you are working. The workshop is a good working environment however it’s important to be aware that it is situated in a building that is an outbuilding and is therefore cold in the winter