Mechanical, Electrical and Trim (MET) Apprentice – Formby

FMG REPAIR SERVICES LIMITED

Apprenticeship summary

Apprentices will be working alongside fully qualified MET technicians to be fully trained in preparing and painting repaired panels. The role is to identify damaged mechanical and electrical components on a damaged car/light commercial vehicle and remove and refit these components before and after body repair work has been carried out.

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Closing date: August 31, 2024

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Wage:
£14,600.04
Total hours per week:
40
Expected duration (weeks):
104
Positions (available):
1
Date posted:
July 5, 2024
Possible start date:
September 1, 2024
Apprenticeship level:

Advanced

  • Assessing a vehicle to establish the extent of damage
  • Remove and refit non-structural body panels and mechanical and electrical systems
  • Remove and refit any part relating to the vehicle, to the correct alignment
  • Remove, repair, and replace engine, gearbox, suspension, mechanical and electrical systems
  • Diagnose and fix faults within a vehicle management system (on board computer) & associated electrical system
  • Level 3 Vehicle damage mechanical, electrical and trim (MET) technician apprenticeship standard
  • Apprentices will be required to achieve Certification in Refrigerant Handling (EC 842-2006)
  • Not only will apprentices be working and trained within the garage, but they will also attend an approved college on block release to work towards and achieve their Certificate at Level 3 in Vehicle Damage Mechanical Electrical and Trim (MET)
  • A skills coach will visit at least every 28 days as part of a close support network to ensure that apprentices are both enjoying and succeeding in their course

The right candidate may move into a full-time career within the automotive industry with many opportunities to progress to positions of authority.

The opportunities are endless. By having a highly regarded set of skills, Apprentices can go on to develop their career within the specific interests they may have, whether it be progressing through their dealership or working towards a job within motorsport.

Employer

FMG REPAIR SERVICES LIMITED

The unrivalled combination of our trained and experienced workforce, married with the very latest technology and techniques, FMG Repair Services boasts manufacturer accreditations, ATA training accreditation, as well as Insurer repair approvals. In addition, many of our sites hold BS 10125 accreditation - an important industry indicator of quality, meaning you can trust our team to complete your vehicle repairs to the highest standard.

Training

Training Provider:

SKILLNET LIMITED

Apprenticeship standard:

Vehicle damage mechanical, electrical and trim (MET) technician (level 3)