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Motor Vehicle Service and Maintenance Apprentice THE RIGHT REPAIR LTD

Light Vehicle Service and Maintenance apprentices service and repair light vehicles such as cars up to 3.5 tonnes. They will be/are trained in all areas of vehicle mechanics and electronics, from engine and exhaust systems to air conditioning and security features.

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Closing date: 24 Mar 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday, 9 hours per day, including 1 hour lunch. Optional Saturday work if interested. Shifts TBA.

    Total hours per week: 45.0

    (the hours are based on the candidate being over 18)

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    07 Apr 2023

  • Date posted

    25 Jan 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Finding and identifying mechanical faults, for example in the brakes, gears or fuel pumps
  • Checking for problems in newer vehicles with testing equipment connected to the vehicle's electronic control unit (ECU)
  • Advising owners on the repairs needed and how critical they are
  • Carrying out repairs, which could include replacing damaged parts
  • Carrying out routine servicing and checks

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

  • Motor vehicle service and maintenance technician (light vehicle)
    Level 3 (A level)
  • Before the Standard is met, all apprentices must hold a certificate that meets the EU’s 2014 F-gas regulation
  • Functional skills

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Further progression may well be available in other areas within our sector, upon successful completion of Level 3 Motor Vehicle Service and Maintenance Apprenticeship.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

IT skills, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Administrative skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Patience, Physical fitness


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

About the employer

At One Stop Auto Centre, we have worked hard to build a reputation for offering a trusted and value for money service to all our customers in Thamesmead, London. We understand the importance of good customer service, with the majority of our work gained through positive word of mouth and repeat custom.




Unit 1, 71-73 Nathan Way


SE28 0BQ

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Training provider



Mason Ward

Apprenticeship standard

Motor vehicle service and maintenance technician (light vehicle)

Level 3 (A level)

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