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Automotive Apprentice Mechanical, Electrical & Trim (MET) Technician

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Automotive Apprentice Mechanical, Electrical & Trim (MET) Technician

Overview

This is an exciting opportunity to become a fully qualified Mechanical, Electrical & Trim Technician.

Full Description

The role will include: assisting senior technicians with identifying, removing and refitting damaged mechanical and electrical components on vehicles, using welding and soldering equipment and ensuring the vehicle is in working order.

As an MET Apprentice, you will work in a body shop and strip down accident damaged vehicles prior to them being repaired and rebuild them after. You would work on both light and heavy damaged vehicles from stripping bumpers to removing engines, as well as undertaking basic diagnostic work.  

MET duties also include: 

  • Removing and fitting basic mechanical, electrical and trim components. 
  • Removing and fitting non-structural body panels 
  • Removing, renewing and refitting mechanical, electrical systems and assemblies and trim following accident damage. 
  • Removing and reinstalling mechanical, electrical systems and assemblies and trim following accident damage. 
  • Vehicle Inspection 

 You will work and train within the workplace. You will be allocated a work-based college skills coach who will regularly visit you in the workplace to ensure that you are continually working towards your qualification and increasing your knowledge and competency within the workplace. 

Working Week: 40 hours per week Monday to Friday  8.30- 5pm with alternate Saturday overtime on a rota 8-12 noon  


Desired Skills

  • Good communication skills 
  • Reliable 
  • Punctual 
  • Good practical skills 
  • The ability to follow written and verbal instructions 

Desired Personal Qualities

  • Willing to learn 
  • Enthusiastic  
  • Positive attitude  
  • Able to work under supervision and follow instruction from superiors  

Qualifications Required

Candidates must achieve a score of at least Entry Level 3 on the college based online initial assessments in English, Maths and IT. 


Training to be Provided

Level 3 Automotive Apprentice Mechanical, Electrical & Trim (MET) Technician

Employer: Crossleys Accident Repair Centre

Location: Crossleys Ford, Orrell Lane, Bootle

Salary: Minimum wage as per age per hour

Available Positions: 1

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