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Vehicle Body Damage & Paint Technician Apprentice C J TALLIS LTD

We have an excellent opportunity for a vehicle body damage and paint apprentice to join our team. You will gain a Level 3 Vehicle Body Damage & Paint Technician qualification.

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Closing date: 18 Dec 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

    40 hours per week Monday to Friday with possible Saturday working, shifts TBC.

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    03 Jan 2023

  • Date posted

    02 Nov 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Duties to include:

  • Removing and fitting basic mechanical, electrical and trim components
  • Removing and refitting non-structural body panels
  • Removing, renewing and refitting mechanical and electrical systems and vehicle trims following accident damage
  • Carrying our vehicle inspections
  • Identifying the extent of vehicle damage
  • Accessing and removing damage components
  • Installing new components
  • Using specialist equipment and techniques including welding and soldering to undertake repairs.
  • Keeping workshop tidy

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

  • NVQ Level 3 Vehicle Damage Paint
  • Functional skills in maths and English
  • Employment rights and responsibilities
  • Training will be day release at College

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Excellent career progression depending on attitude and performance during the apprenticeship.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Physical fitness, Hard working, Polite, Reliable


GCSE or equivalent English Language (Grade 4 (C)) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4 (C)) Essential

Things to consider

There is some Saturday working with this role. Candidates should be physically fit as some bending and lifting may be needed.

About the employer

C J Tallis is a well established Body and Paint workshop who has been operating for over 20 years and has an considerable amount of year’s experience within the sector







LE10 3EJ

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Training provider



Sharon Barker

02476 791742

Apprenticeship standard

Vehicle damage paint technician

Level 3 (A level)

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