Apprentice Auto Electrician Roy Braidwood & Sons

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a highly motivated young person to secure an apprenticeship in Auto Electrical Repair at Roy Braidwood & Sons in Little Hulton.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 29 Sep 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    24 months

  • Possible start date

    02 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    09 Aug 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

A normal day would include
The successful applicant will be someone who is very flexible, highly motivated and can work well under their own initiative as well as being a team player.
Applicants must possess a willingness to learn mechanical and electrical skills.  As such, training will be given on how to locate and correct faults, enhance vehicle systems, inspect vehicles, remove and replace electrical components and remove and replace components such as Bumpers, Headlamps and Batteries.
Parts of the job are computer interface based, so a good understanding of computer applications is also an advantage.

Full training will be given to the successful candidate.
What you could go on to do
Full time permanent Auto Electrician

How you will be supported
Full training and support will be provided by our expert training and assessment staff at The Skills Company. Hands on training will be provided combining a mix of day release and on the job training with on site assessor support, assessing every 4/6 weeks.

What will happen next

New applicants to The Skills Company who meet any basic entry requirements of the role will be contacted within two working days to be invited to meet a member of our team. You will then have the opportunity to find out:
• More about this vacancy and any others you are suitable for
• Any training you need to complete
• What the next steps will be

How you could get there
If you would be catching public transport for this role, visit the Journey Planner on to see how you would get there and how long it would take.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • None, company is willing to provide all training required
  • Company would prefer learners with GCSEs C and above in Maths, English and Science as a minimum and preferably with experience as an apprentice in Auto Electrical Repair.

Personal qualities

  • Successful applicants should be enthusiastic, proactive and dynamic, have the ability to work as part of a team, and assist colleagues in the day to day duties of managing a busy and challenging workshop environment
  • Candidates must have the capability to follow instructions and guidance working closely with a mentor
  • Importantly the right person will demonstrate consistently high levels of professionalism that is true of the brand they are representing
  • A passion for motor vehicle is essential

Qualifications required

  • GCSEs C in Maths, English and ICT are preferable (or equivalent)

Future prospects

Possible progression within the company and progression onto the next level apprenticeship.

About the employer

Roy Braidwood and Sons are a well established transport company based in Little Hulton. They have an excellent reputation and have a long history of training apprentices with great success.


Roy Braidwood & Sons


Worsley Trading Estate, Lester Road


M38 0PT

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Training provider

Full apprenticeship training provided, working towards an Intermediate Level Apprenticeship gaining an NVQ Level 2 qualification in Auto Electrical.

Apprenticeship framework

Vehicle Maintenance and Repair

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Skills Solutions Ltd

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 29 Sep 2017