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Apprentice Technician/Mechanic Mellors Garage

Looking to become the next generation of motor vehicle technician? Train while you earn with this family-run garage. If you want support and opportunity in a dynamic working environment, this is the apprenticeship for you! Mellors’ Garage are looking to extend their excellent team by recruiting an apprentice technician/mechanic.

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Closing date: 30 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual 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

    Monday – Friday, 8:30am – 5:00pm. Overtime potential on Saturdays.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    22 Jun 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

As an apprentice technician/mechanic, you'll be responsible for the following:

  • Contribute to the maintenance of a safe and efficient workshop.
  • Complete a range of services and inspect and prepare a vehicle to the required quality standard for handover to the customer.
  • Use a range of diagnostic equipment.
  • Remove and replace a range of parts and components where repair is not possible.
  • General housekeeping.

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

You’ll develop your skills alongside time-served techs who are eager to pass on their knowledge, learning a variety of duties and supporting the whole garage. You’ll be taught and mentored to achieve your full potential and become another highly qualified member of the team. 


You will earn a motor vehicle service and maintenance technician (light vehicle).

The successful candidate will continue their studies with apprenticeship specialists, RNN Group, giving you the training and support you need to become an all-rounded and successful technician/mechanic.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Mot tester opportunity.
  • Industry appropriate training.
  • A lifelong career in the industry with Mellors.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Practical skills, Commitment


GCSE or equivalent Maths & English (Grade A*-C/9-4 (or equivalent)) Essential

Things to consider

This is a successful garage with a great reputation that work to a tight schedule. They are looking for someone who can get there in a morning punctually, listen/learn and use their own initiative to quickly become a valued and productive member of the team.

About the employer

With over 30 years experience of running a garage, David employs a team of experienced technicians to provide a quality but personalised service to each and every one of their customers. Operating as a family run business, Mellors not only pride themselves for the levels of service they provide but the facilities from which they operate.


Mellors Garage





NG22 0LL

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Training provider



Lorraine Savage

Apprenticeship standard

Motor vehicle service and maintenance technician (light vehicle)

Level 3 (A level)

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