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Apprentice Engineer Mechanical / Assembler/ Vehicle Technician Gowrings Mobility Group Ltd

Gowrings Mobility Group Ltd are looking for an enthusiastic individual to join their team as an Apprentice Vehicle Technician. This is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate.

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Closing date: 04 Nov 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Thursday, 07:00 - 16:00 and Friday, 07:00 - 13:00.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    3 years

  • Possible start date

    07 Nov 2022

  • Date posted

    17 Jun 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Brief overview of responsibilities and process:

  • Observe all relevant Health & Safety procedures
  • Removal and refitting of external and internal parts / components
  • Fitting of hydraulic equipment
  • Trim and finish carpet & vinyl components fixing with adhesives
  • Fitting and wiring of electrical equipment (winches, sensors)
  • Modification of trim-related sub-assemblies re head linings
  • Modification & fitment of fuel, exhaust, brake pipe systems
  • Welding MIG process (occasional)
  • Under seal spraying
  • Efficient working to achieve and improve process time
  • Housekeeping of work area
  • Safe use and general maintenance of power tools and equipment
  • Other associated work as required

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Attention to detail
  • Confident using tools

Personal qualities

  • Reliable
  • Team player
  • Eager to learn

Desired qualifications

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

Future prospects

Gowrings are keen to progress their apprentices.

Things to consider

Please ensure you can travel to the location (Thatcham) for a 07:00 start.

About the employer

The UK’s longest established and most trusted wheelchair accessible vehicle supplier.

We have a wide range of new and used wheelchair accessible vehicles (WAVs) for sale, all available with free home demonstrations throughout the UK. Additionally, we offer both short- and long-term hire options.


Gowrings Mobility Group Ltd


Daytona Drive


RG19 4ZD

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by West Berkshire Training Consortium


Rachel 0163535975

Level 3 Engineering Fitter apprenticeship standard, which includes:

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

Weekly day release to college (BCOT) assessment and reviews in the workplace.

Apprenticeship standard

Engineering fitter

Level 3 (A level)

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