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Apprentice Light Vehicle Technician (35259) Autotecnic

Altrincham Autotecnic in Altrincham have a fantastic opportunity for a highly motivated young person to join their company.

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

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Closing date: 08 Jul 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    08:30 – 18:00 Mon to Thurs 08:30 – 17:30 Fri

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    18 Jul 2022

  • Date posted

    04 Mar 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

To be considered, they are looking for someone with a minimum of 2 years workshop experience who have completed their Level 2 Apprenticeship and are looking at completing or starting their Level 3.

The successful applicant will be expected to learn about the following:

• Contribute to the maintenance of a safe and efficient workshop
• Demonstrate due regard for own safety and that of others in the workshop and minimise risk of injury and vehicle damage
• Carry out fundamental tasks associated with removal and replacement procedures on a vehicle
• Obtain diagnostic and repair information
• Interpret diagnostic information and use electrical wiring diagrams to determine system serviceability
• Use a range of diagnostic equipment
• Follow recognised diagnostic procedures, logical diagnostic sequence and apply advanced diagnostic principles and problem-solving techniques to establish faults
• Report faults using company procedures and recommend suitable further actions
• Follow recognised repair procedures to complete a wide range of repairs including those which involve complex procedures, or in depth knowledge
• Test the function of repaired and fitted components
• Adhere to business processes and complete documentation following workplace procedures
• Use ICT to create emails, word-process documents and carry out web based searches
• Complete a range of services and inspect and prepare a vehicle to the required quality standard for handover to the customer

Successful completion of this apprenticeship will lead to progression within the business

How you will be supported:
Full training and support will be provided by our expert tutors and assessment staff at The Growth Company. You will also be assigned a mentor in the workplace who will pass on their skills and knowledge to you.

What will happen next
New applicants to The Growth 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

• To have a keen & genuine interest in the Automotive Trade 
• Be enthusiastic and use initiative at all times
• A minimum of 2 years experience in a workshop is required

Personal qualities

• Punctuality
• Reliability
• Honesty
• A disciplined attitude is required

Desired qualifications

• Ideally grades C/4 and above in GCSE Maths and English

Future prospects

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

About the employer

Altrincham Autotecnic Centre Limited is a German Car Specialist.
They are a customer focused independent garage based in Altrincham, offering high quality service, repair and MOT facilities. They have a particular specialism in BMW, Audi, Mercedes and Mini brands, but can offer competitive pricing on all other makes of vehicle including vintage models. The company was previously owned by Blue Bell BMW until March 2013, when it was sold to the existing Management Team of Andrew Crowe and Steve Brooke. They pride themselves on their customer service - the team has over 35 years of experience and they continually kept up-to-date with training and investment in advanced technologies




Moss Lane


WA15 8BA

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Training provider

The Growth Company

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Skills Solutions Ltd

Full apprenticeship training provided, working towards an Advanced Level Apprenticeship gaining a Level 3 qualification in Vehicle Service and Maintenance.

Apprenticeship standard

Motor vehicle service and maintenance technician (light vehicle)

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 08 Jul 2022