We have exciting opportunities across Scotland for Parts Apprentices to join the business and work towards a recognised qualification.
Various locations throughout Scotland
Full time, 39 hours per week
About the role
As a Parts Apprentice at Arnold Clark, you will get valuable experience within our busy parts departments, with the opportunity to put theory into practice in a fast-paced working environment. As well as receiving on-the-job training, you’ll be trained at our in-house Parts Academy and GTG Training and be regularly assessed as you work towards an SQA Level 3 Parts Distribution qualification.
This role would suit someone who is self-motivated, willing to learn, enjoys working with others and delivering a high standard of customer service. A career progression plan can be put in place for those looking to develop the role further.
- Receiving and dispatching parts in a timely and professional manner.
- Dealing with enquiries, internal and external, either face-to-face or over the phone.
- Sourcing and pricing parts.
- Working with various online systems.
- Assisting with stock management.
- Liaising with other departments within the company.
- Working with a team in a busy environment.
- If you are successful you must have achieved your SQA qualifications to meet criteria before starting the apprenticeship on 2nd March 2020. If you do not achieve these before 2nd March your application will not be progressed, however we have an additional intake in September which you can reapply for.
- Good levels of literacy and numeracy.
- Strong communication skills.
- Willingness to learn and listen to instructions.
- Ability to build good relationships with your team and other departments.
- Ability to ask questions and learn quickly on the job.
- Willing to use your own initiative.
In return, you’ll receive extensive training and a qualification which will help you to build a rewarding career in the automotive industry. You’ll also receive one of the best employee benefits packages in the industry, including great staff retail discounts, life assurance, private healthcare and preferential rates on new and used cars.
Employment within the Arnold Clark Group is offered subject to satisfactory reference and disclosure check.
Only successful candidates will be contacted for interview.