Apprentice Technician

Apprentice Technician

Apprentice Technician

Chandlers Worthing have a highly successful aftersales department and are preparing for a promising year ahead. They are looking for a motivated Technical Apprentice to join the aftersales team.

About the position

Reporting into the Service Manager, this position will include training with the manufacturer aswell as in-house training with our experienced and highly successful service team.

This position is a great opportunity for an entry level candidate as all levels of experience are welcome to apply. The duties of the role will evolve over time, but initially will include:

Undertaking all college and company training and development to successfully complete the BMW Apprentice Scheme to expected and agreed standards.

Accurately and skilfully undertake the repair and servicing of motor vehicles under line manager supervision and direction, whilst detecting and diagnosing any addition faults for further repair ensuring all work is completed safely and to the customer’s complete satisfaction.

Attending block release at the nominated training centre as directed, complete all requested tasks to the expected standards and discuss progress with the workshop.

Undertaking all additional training and development in the retail facility follow instructions given by the Workshop Controller and observe and assist Technicians.

About our requirements

We expect you to demonstrate some skills that will prove very beneficial in the position,including:

Keen to learn.

An eye for detail.

Quality awareness.

Communication skills.

Full driving licence.

About us

Chandlers Worthing is part of the Group 1 Automotive network, a well-established and growing automotive group in the UK, with offices in America and Brazil as well. Group 1 Automotive is the 10th largest dealership group in the UK, has a strong history of success and is looking to grow their presence in the UK over the coming years. All dealerships in the Group 1 Automotive network offer fantastic career opportunities, state of the art resources and training and competitive earnings packages.

If you see yourself in the position specification, we would like you to apply now!

We appreciate your interest in the position and in our company. Please be aware that we expect a high number of applications for this vacancy and we may not have the time to write to every applicant. If you have not heard from us within 4 weeks of applying, please assume your application has not been successful on this occasion.

Please note this vacancy may be removed prior to the closing date due to the requirements of the role being fulfilled.

All recruitment related documentation will be retained for a period of 6 months from the close date, thereafter, any personal information we hold will be destroyed in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998.