Duties will include learning how to safely perform maintenance, replacement and servicing on light vehicles e.g. cars/bikes. You will have involvement with advanced tasks and eventual pre-MOT checks as experience develops via apprenticeship. Other duties will be allocated as appropriate including general housekeeping. Whilst in full-time employment you will undertake the following qualifications:
VCQ Diploma in Motor Vehicle Maintenance & Repair Competence (7270 series) VRQ Diploma in Motor Vehicle Maintenance & Repair Principles (7290 series) Essential Skills in Application of Number, Communication and Digital Literacy
Before applying for this position please ensure you are able to travel to and from the place of employment in Swansea and to the XR Training Centre in Pyle once a week. You will be employed full-time as an apprentice by this company based in Swansea. You will be enrolled onto a level 2 foundation apprenticeship in Motor Vehicle Maintenance.
Must be keen to pursue a career in the industry Punctual and reliable Prior experience as a hobby or formal studying is an advantage but not a requirement Able to work as part of a team Must be prepared to travel once a week to Pyle for off-the-job training as a mandatory requirement of the apprenticeship Driving licence desirable but not essential so long as candidate is able to travel Must beable to follow instructions Must be keen to qualify and gain recognised qualifications
No minimum grade requirements
Welsh Spoken Skills: No Welsh Written Skills: No
Training provider: XR Training
Training provider course: Foundation Apprenticeship in Light Motor Vehicle Maintenance & Repair
About the employer
Merctech Ltd Heol Y Gors Cwmbwrla Swansea Swansea SA5 8LT
No, we are not part of the Disability Confident Scheme from the UK Department for Work and Pensions.
Please note that all apprenticeships are open to everyone. However, some organisations have worked to achieve Disability Confident accreditation. You should always apply for the apprenticeship you feel best suited to.
Interviews to take place at the employers premises - XR Training will be in touch to organise.