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Apprentice Technician, Ford Division, South Woodham Ferrers Ford Contract Type: Permanent Ref. req3500 Market leading employee benefits There has never been a more exciting time to become part of Lookers. We are proud to have recently been voted one of the UK's Top Employers and looking after both our people and our customers is at the heart of everything we do. About the role If you are looking to start a career with a business that is fully focused on your development with the highest standard of training then joining Lookers Ford division could be just the right move for you. The Ford Modern Apprenticeship Programme is one of the most comprehensive and sought after in the UK motor industry. We are looking for extraordinary people to join our team on the Apprenticeship Programme. Have you got what it takes to be part of a team that is innovative, dedicated to premium customer service and a leader in quality? If the answer is yes, and you have as a minimum GCSEs grade A - C in English, Maths and a Science related topic then we want to hear from you. If your application is successful, you will be taken through a full apprenticeship scheme where you will learn and develop a career as an Apprentice Service Technician/ Mechanic , learning how to maintain and service motor vehicles to Ford standards as well as delivering unbeatable service to every customer, every time. You will need to have a good technical understanding and keen interest in how motor vehicles work plus a willingness to keep technical knowledge updated. You must be committed, eager to learn and willing to take on new responsibilities as the role evolves. You will have a positive, friendly and professional manner, be upbeat, enthusiastic and diligent in your approach to your work and our customers. Why us...? In recognition of the hard work, flexibility and commitment of our people we have recently introduced a new and improved industry leading benefits package. This includes competitive basic salaries, enhanced holidays that increase with service, critical illness cover after 2 years, one year fully paid maternity leave for women and for some roles a company car and high earning potential through commission or bonus. As well as working with a great bunch of people you can also benefit from ongoing development with investment in specific brand and management training and the opportunity of a long term career path with one of the UK's Top Employers 2017 and 2018. If your application is successful we will conduct relevant employment checks prior to you starting with us. Depending on the role, these could include us verifying your recent employment, address and credit history. We may also conduct a criminal record check and a driving licence check. Please note: We will close vacancies once the required quality or number of applications has been received.