GCSE results day is fast approaching! Are you unsure of what to do next?
Waiting for your results can be a daunting time, especially if you are confused about your next steps. The motor industry has something for everyone; whether you’ve got a passion for hands-on activities working on cars, interacting with customers in a client-facing environment or managing an automotive business.
There are common stereotypes about working in the motor industry, but the sector is changing and technology is constantly evolving. The industry boasts more than 150 job roles in a wide range of disciplines, including: technical, customer-facing and management roles.
IMI can help you decide which area of the industry is right for you. Check out the World of Work (hyperlink to www.theimi.org.uk/worldofwork) facility to explore the huge variety of job roles available and the activities you can expect to undertake as part of each role. World of Work also contains extensive video content outlining the range of opportunities in the industry.
Our dream job 10-question quiz will help you identify which area of the sector is best suited to your skill set. Whether it’s working as a Light Vehicle Technician, a Service Manager, Customer Service Advisor or Dealer Principal, there’s a role for you.
With the development of hybrid and electric vehicles and driverless cars, this is an exciting time to join. View IMI’s career pathway map (hyperlink to PDF) today to see what you can achieve!
If you are interested in an automotive apprenticeship, IMI works closely with leading brands such as: Mercedes-Benz, Ford and Jaguar Landrover. Visit www.theimi.org.uk/jobs to see the latest apprenticeship vacancies and kick-start your career!
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