An exciting opportunity for apprentices to gain work experience working as a Vehicle Body Panel Technician alongside fully qualified body panel technicians.
Learners will be trained to repair and replace damaged panels using the following approved techniques:
- Plastic welding up to B.S.I certification
They will also gain knowledge and experience repairing damaged vehicles using specialist body jigs and tooling.
In addition, the Ford Masters Apprentice will develop skills/awareness of estimating, an essential function for a body shop's profitability.
Personal Qualities :
A keen interest in the cars and an urge to learn about the exterior treatment of cars.
Skills Required :
Full Training to be provided, no skills required.
Future Prospects :
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, working towards a job within motorsport or working on large military vehicles in the Armed Forces.