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Vehicle Damage Mechanical, Electrical & Trim (MET) Technician Apprentice YCC Service Centre Ltd

This vacancy is for a Vehicle Damage Mechanical, Electrical & Trim (MET) Technician Apprentice based in Preston. The successful applicant will have the opportunity to undertake valuable work experience whilst gaining on the job qualifications.

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Closing date: 29 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


    Wages explained

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

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Days and shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    36 months

  • Possible start date

    08 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    11 Jun 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

The general duties within this role may include:

  • Assisting in identifying damaged mechanical and electrical components on damaged cars and light commercial vehicles
  • Remove and refit or replace these damaged components before and after body repair work is carried out
  • Typically this work is carried out on accident damaged vehicles

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good practical and mechanical skills
  • Problem solving and self-organisation skills
  • Good communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Problem-solving skills

Personal qualities

  • Embracing change
  • Adding value
  • Ethics and integrity
  • Personal accountability
  • Productivity
  • Team working and collaboration
  • Ability to work independently and part of a team
  • Be committed to excellent customer service
  • An interest in motor vehicles is also a benefit
  • Ability to work to tight and sometimes conflicting deadlines

Desired qualifications

GCSEs at grades C/4 or above (or equivalent) in maths, English, and a science.

Future prospects

As a fully qualified Vehicle Damage Mechanical, Electrical & Trim (MET) Technician, there will be many opportunities within the automotive field.

Things to consider

Please do not contact the company directly.

Please note:

We reserve the right to close any vacancies from further applications when we have received a suitable number of applications from which to make a shortlist. Please ensure you apply ASAP if you wish to be considered for this role.

About the employer

At YCC Service Centre, we are a fully operational workshop, with fully trained technicians in all aspects of workshop repairs and MOT’s. We can MOT any class 4 or 7 vehicle, including motorhomes and limousines. Our service centre can service anything from your petrol, diesel, electric or hybrid car right up to your light commercial vehicle.


YCC Service Centre Ltd


256 280

Ribbleton Lane



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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Training 2000 Ltd


Kelly Porter 01254 54659

Level 3 Vehicle Damage Mechanical, Electrical and Trim (MET) Technician apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Level 2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)

Apprenticeship standard

Vehicle damage mechanical, electrical and trim (MET) technician

Level 3 (A level)

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