Howlett's are a family firm that have been in Lavenham for about sixty years. They comprise of a new and used car sales team, workshop for all makes servicing, repairs and MOTS and a fleet and leasing business. They have an opportunity for an apprentice to join the team.
The vacancy is for an Apprentice Technician working within the workshop. The workshop deals with all makes servicing, repairs and MOTs. Starting from scratch the apprentice will be listening, watching and learning from other members of staff and will be fully supervised which will be in conjunction college based learning. The apprentice will be answerable to Ben Howlett who has more than 30 years experience.
The day-to-day tasks faced by the technician are constantly changing, driven by the introduction of ever more complex technologies and diagnostic techniques. Today’s apprentice has to:
•Demonstrate expertise in the technical side of their role.
•Have strong problem-solving skills and a good grasp of the theoretical and practical aspects of a vehicle’s systems.
•Be able to work independently but also operate as an effective team member.
•Understand how their work shop and the dealership/garage functions from a commercial perspective.
•Have good customer handling skills and identify ways in which they can work more efficiently.
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