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Vehicle Technician Apprentice DHL SERVICES LIMITED

We recognise what works and how best to connect brands with their audiences. We are passionate & focused on the industry with a keen awareness of the trends & opportunities. Working with the best names in the automotive industry including Ford, VW, BMW, Jaguar Land Rover & pride ourselves on thinking the impossible isn't!

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

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Closing date: 20 Feb 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    As part of a growing DHL population you will receive access to a variety of our excellent benefits which include; 25 days holiday, childcare vouchers and retail discounts. You will also receive an annual salary review.

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 9.00am - 5.00pm

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    12 Sep 2023

  • Date posted

    28 Nov 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Rectify vehicle faults in accordance with guidelines, by using the correct procedures
  • Ensure all displacement parts follow the warranty procedure and specifications
  • Maintain and upkeep all workshop tools and equipment
  • Renew defective components as per manufactures guidelines
  • Document process required to rectify any defects, record all test reading and indicate clearly defective components
  • Ensure Health & Safety Law, Company Policy and Safe Working Practices are adhered to
  • Ensure local working environment is a clean, tidy and safe area

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

What qualification will you achieve? 

During the 36-month apprenticeship, you will work to achieve Level 3 Automotive retail Motor Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician (light vehicle) Apprenticeship qualification, this will include the following:

  • IMI Level 3 Motor Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician
  • IMI Level 3 Award in Automotive Refrigeration Handling
  • IMI Level 2 Award in Electric / Hybrid Vehicle
  • IMI Accreditation Service Maintenance Technician
  • A week of team building at Plas Menai outward bound centre

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • By the end of our Apprenticeship, you will have developed the professional knowledge combined with the skills and behaviours to become a successful Assiatant Accountant
  • With the potential to step on to the next level of Business progression within the Finance Function

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Mathematics (Grade 4) Essential
Other level 3 Apprenticeship/Professional (Grade pass) Desired

About the employer

DHL Supply Chain is a division of Deutsche Post DHL and is affiliated with DHL Express. Headquartered in Bonn, Deutsche Post has over 500,000 employees. In the Supply Chain business, DHL provides contract logistics solutions along the entire supply chain for customers from a wide variety of sectors




DHL Supply Chain, C/o BMW

Inside Track, Paddock Lane




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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Motor vehicle service and maintenance technician (light vehicle)

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

Application process is in 2 easy stages 1.Application form - You will be asked to enter personal details, qualifications & Right to work 2.Strengths online journey -assess how you would handle situations that you may encounter in the role you are applying for.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 20 Feb 2023