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Light vehicle apprentice - KIA MOTORS UK LTD



11th April 2024

Employer description

Kia produces a variety of models, from sporty compact hatchbacks to family cars and people carriers. Across the range, you can find vehicles boasting five-star Euro NCAP safety ratings, highly spacious interiors, premium finishes and clever infotainment systems. Not to mention the next-generation engines with alternative fuel and running options such as Plug-In Hybrids and Electric Vehicles.

An exciting opportunity for an apprentice to work alongside qualified technicians where you will be fully trained and work on all aspects of maintenance and repair of light vehicles from routine servicing, electrical fault diagnostics and observing and assisting technicians.

Main description

What you will do in your working day

Vehicle maintenance
Observing and assisting technicians
Car technicians will be expected to see whether components and systems are secure and working properly

Training to be provided

Training provider SKILLNET LIMITED

  • Level 3 Motor Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician (Light Vehicle) Apprenticeship Standard
  • Not only will apprentices be working and be trained within the garage they will attend a Kia-approved college to work towards achieving their Level 3 Standard in Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair
  • 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

An apprentice’s training includes:

  • Level 3 Motor Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician (Light Vehicle) Apprenticeship Standard
  • Vocational related qualification (technical certificate)
  • Electric Vehicle training
  • Before the Standard is met, all apprentices must hold a certificate that meets the EU’s 2014 F-gas regulation

Entry requirements

GCSE or equivalent English and Maths (Grade 4+) Essential

Future prospects

A possible full-time career within the automotive industry with many opportunities to progress to positions of responsibility including a service manager, master technician and dealership principles. The opportunities are endless.

Closing Date

The closing date for this job offer is on 30/05/2024




This job is located in Braintree, Essex

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