Coronavirus (COVID-19): to find out how we can support you with your apprenticeship including if you have been affected by redundancy, read our updated information.

Apprentice Light Vehicle Technician / Mechanic Grimsdyke Service Station Ltd

Fantastic opportunity to work alongside experienced mechanics and receive additional coaching and guidance to assist in you developing your practical skill set within the mechanical automotive field. You will be placed in our fast-paced workshop where you will be required to assess vehicles and perform minor mechanical repairs.

Sign in to apply

Closing date: 20 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £172.00

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 8.30am to 5.30pm. Saturday’s 8.30am to 1pm.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    36 months

  • Possible start date

    25 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    29 Mar 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001694839

  • Positions

    1 available

Harrow based garage looking for an enthusiastic apprentice to work four to five days a week and one day a week at college.

The chosen applicant will be expected to work alongside a trained technician and assist with tasks such as:

  • MOT testing
  • Car and van servicing
  • Car repairs
  • Tyre replacements
  • Welding and exhaust replacements

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

The ideal candidate will have:

  • A passion for cars that extends beyond just work
  • We require hard work and enthusiasm from our applicants
  • Good punctuality/timekeeping is a must
  • Good communicator

Personal qualities

  • Punctual 
  • Reliable
  • Works well alone and in a team

Desired qualifications

Driving licence is preferred but not essential due the nature of the role.

 

Future prospects

Once the applicant has successfully completed their Level 3 apprenticeship, their position with the company will be discussed. Ideally, they will be offered a full-time position.

Things to consider

Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide (ANMW): https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates

For updates on the National Living Wage please see: https://www.gov.uk/government/news/national-living-wage-increase-to-protect-workers-living-standards


About the employer

Grimsdyke Service Station is an independent RAC approved family run garage, aiming to cater for all your motoring needs.

We offer class 4, 5 & 7 MOT's and our experienced team are fully equipped to service and repair all makes/models of cars and light commercial vehicles. While our onsite body shop can deal with all crash repairs, and those day to day bumps and scratches.

Employer

Grimsdyke Service Station Ltd

Address

786

Kenton Lane

HA3 6AG

You must have JavaScript enabled to view a map of the location


Training

Training provider

M I T SKILLS LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Motor Industry Training

Contact

Fozia Akhtar 01932 341416 fozia.akhtar@mitskills.com

  • Level 3 Motor vehicle service and maintenance technician (light vehicle) apprenticeship standard
  • Level 2 Functional Skills in maths and/or English if required 

Apprenticeship standard

Motor vehicle service and maintenance technician (light vehicle)

Level 3 (A level)


Before you apply

Before you apply for an apprenticeship you must first create an account. If you already have an account you'll need to sign in.