Body Repair Technician Apprentice GPG 2000 Ltd

An excellent opportunity to join this long established and busy automotive business which specialises in the body and paint repair of vehicles. The role will be to learn and develop skills as a Body Repair Technician.

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

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Closing date: 27 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Mon-Fri 8.30-5.00pm

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Nov 2017

  • Date posted

    26 Sep 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Responsible to the owner The role will include:-

  • Assessing level of damage and make decisions to repair or replace panels
  • Repairing chassis and panels
  • Removing damaged panels
  • Ensuring all parts have been stripped from the vehicle in order for it to be painted
  • Maintenance and cleaning of workshop equipment
  • Workshop housekeeping
  • Update records
  • Stock control of workshop consumables
  • Assist colleagues
  • Cleaning customer and company vehicles
  • Learn and develop to set objectives

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Communication Skills
  • Numeracy Skills
  • Public Speaking Skills
  • Listening Skills
  • Team Building Skills
  • Literacy Skills
  • Problem Solving Skills
  • Organisational Skills
  • Manual Work Skills

Personal qualities

  • The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate a very keen interest and passion for the industry with a clearly developed thirst to learn and mature in this key role
  • Offer of employment will be subject to a trial period.

Qualifications required

  • 4 GCSEs grade A - D including English, Maths - IT desirable or equivalent.

Future prospects

Progression to Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship

Things to consider

GPG 2000 Ltd is located at: Meadowbank Works Meadowbank Road Rotherham. S61 2NF The Sheffield College Centre for Technology, Engineering & Design is located at: Olive Grove Road, Sheffield. S2 3GE

About the employer

GPG 2000


GPG 2000 Ltd



Unit 2

Meadowbank Works


S61 2NF

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Training provider

  • Level 2 Diploma in Accident Repair Paint Competence
  • Level 2 Diploma in Vehicle Accident Repair Paint Principles
  • Functional Skills - English, Maths & ICT at Level 1

Apprenticeship framework

Vehicle Body and Paint

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Sheffield College


Job Connect on: 0114 2602600

Other information

The National Minimum Wage for Apprentices is £3.50 per hour. This is the legal minimum pay per hour applying to 16-18 year old apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their apprenticeship. For apprentices 19 or over who have completed their first year and are continuing their apprenticeship, the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies.

Employer's Application Instructions

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

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Closing date: 27 Oct 2017