Apprentice Mechanical Electrical Trim Technician (MET) CARCOMM COACHWORKS LTD

Are you interested in joining to automotive industry? S&B Automotive Academy are recruiting on behalf of CARCOMM Coachworks who are looking to recruit a M.E.T Technician. The role is to identify damaged mechanical and electrical components on a damaged vehicle, and remove and refit these components.

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Closing date: 26 Jul 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 9.00am - 5.00pm. Early finish on Fridays

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    3 Years

  • Possible start date

    27 Jul 2023

  • Date posted

    27 Jan 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

We currently have an opening for an apprentice Mechanical Electrical Trim Technician (MET). The role is demanding as the successful applicant will be working on a range of vehicles while learning their trade to a nationally recognised standard.

Modern cars are becoming increasingly complex and it is essential that today’s MET Technicians are fully conversant with the most recent technology. Our Mechanical, Electrical and Trim Technicians work methodically to return customer vehicles to factory standards, diagnosing and fixing faults and distributing work as required to other specialists.

Duties include:

  • Removing and refitting body trims and panels
  • Removing and refitting Components
  • Accessing and removing damage components
  • Carry out vehicle diagnostics
  • Carry out vehicle suspension alignment

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

  • Vehicle damage mechanical, electrical and trim (MET) technician
    Level 3 (A level) Apprenticeship Standard

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • We are committed to providing you with all the support and training you need to gain your level 3 qualification and to develop your career further with us as a skilled Mechanical Electrical Trim Technician
  • As a company we love to help our employees by encouraging them to undertake further training to open up even more career opportunities, perhaps in management

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Team working, Creative, Initiative


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4/C) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4/C) Desired

Things to consider

The competition for apprenticeship placements is strong so please ensure your application is tailored to the type of apprenticeship you are applying for, pay attention to presentation, spelling and grammar and include any relevant experience, hobbies/interests or qualifications Applicants should consider the distance required to travel to the employer. Access to transport would be beneficial. For an idea of distance to travel, this link may be of use Closing, interview and possible start date for this vacancy are subject to change. Interviews could commence at any time. You should apply immediately to avoid disappointment

About the employer

We are proud to offer a wide range of services across Commercial Vehicle Repair and colour change, Accident Repair, Fleet Refurbishment, Chassis Alignment and insurance work for vehicles in commercial and transport industries. At our bespoke premises in Ashford (near Heathrow), we are fully equipped to facilitate repairs for all types and models of commercial vehicles, from coaches and HGV trucks to trailers and vans. We take great pride in our employees and invest heavily in training and development, to ensure that our staff not just have the tools, but know how to achieve the high quality finish every time.







TW15 1AX

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Training provider



Luke Morrison

07398 092218

Apprenticeship standard

Vehicle damage mechanical, electrical and trim (MET) technician

Level 3 (A level)

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