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Paint Shop Technician Apprentice PREMIER TRUCK HIRE LTD

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the team at Premier Truck Hire as a Paint Technician Apprentice.

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Closing date: 26 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 8:00am– 5:00pm, 30 minutes unpaid break and two 15 minute paid breaks (10 o’clock & 3:00 o’clock)

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    05 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    02 Aug 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Prepare vehicles fully, ready for painting and refit vehicle once painted.
  • Prep and carry out repairs to vehicle cab and bodies
  • Paint vehicles using water based and 2K paint and primers

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

You will work towards a Motor Vehicle Damage Paint Technician standard with Gateshead College.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Full time role on completion of apprenticeship including benefits: pension, any training course available.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Team working, Keen interest in motor vehicle, Punctual, Reliable


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

About the employer

Premier Truck Hire are a family-run business, operating in the municipal and commercial vehicle industry for over 40 years. As the leading choice throughout the North, we’re proud to have long-standing relationships with a number of businesses and local government agencies.




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Apprenticeship standard

Vehicle damage paint technician

Level 3 (A level)

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