SsangYong Motor Vehicle Technician Apprentice Ian Allan (SsangYong)

Do you want to work on one the automotive industries most diverse and exciting model ranges? SsangYong strives for innovation that excites, our technicians are working on models at the leading edge of automotive design. We are looking for an Apprentice Technician that share our passion for automotive technology and our belief in service excellence.

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Closing date: 25 Oct 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 8.30am - 5.30pm 15 Minute Break and 1 Hour lunch.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    29 Nov 2023

  • Date posted

    15 Sep 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Ian Allan Motor Company (SsangYong) are currently seeking a Light Vehicle Technician Apprentice to join their dealership.

This is an exciting role with first-class training and outstanding long-term career prospects.

Duties will include:

  • Working alongside qualified Technicians with the investigation, repair, and service of vehicles
  • Producing estimates
  • Carrying out diagnostics
  • Warranty work
  • Assisting with MOT’s on vehicles
  • Other general technical duties and general housekeeping
  • Providing excellent customer service to internal and external customers

Employee Benefits:

  • 22 Days Holiday Plus Bank Holidays
  • Safety Boots Provided
  • Contribution towards uniform
  • Free Starter Tool Kit (After qualifying period of 6 months)

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

  • Motor Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician (Light Vehicle) (ST0033/AP03) Standard
  • Level 3 Award in Automotive Refrigerant Handling (EC842-2006) QCF
  • Level 3 Award in Electric/Hybrid Vehicle System Repair and Replacement QCF

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Possible permanent position on the completion of the apprenticeship
  • Further opportunities to develop career to become a fully qualified master technician and MOT tester

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Analytical skills, Team working, Creative


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

About the employer

We are a family-owned business and the only authorised dealer in the country for Cadillac/Chevrolet Corvette. We have recently launched the Corvette C8 right hand drive model for the first time in their history and also hold the franchise for Dodge, Ssangyong and we are an authorised Saab repairer. We also service, repair and MOT all other makes of vehicles for the local community.


Ian Allan (SsangYong)


Ian Allan Motors

Sandhills lane

Virginia Water

GU25 4BT

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Training provider



Stephen Archer

Apprenticeship standard

Motor vehicle service and maintenance technician - light vehicle

Level 3 (A level)

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