Apprentice Vehicle Paint Refinishing Technician (35738) WYKE COMMERCIAL SERVICES LTD

A fantastic opportunity has arisen with Wyke Commercial Services in Irlam. They need an Apprentice Vehicle Paint Refinishing Technician in their busy commercial workshop. You will work towards a level 3 apprenticeship in paint refinishing. Repairing minor paint defects.

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

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Closing date: 06 Oct 2023

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

    Monday - Friday, 7.00am - 3.30pm

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    3 Years

  • Possible start date

    16 Oct 2023

  • Date posted

    18 Sep 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

A normal day would include:

  • Keeping the workshop clean & tidy
  • You will be taught how to use tools & equipment used in the workshop
  • You will learn safe working procedures in the workshop
  • You will assist other operatives with their work whilst receiving on the job training
  • You will learn about preparing materials for painting
  • You will learn how to repair minor paint defects
  • You will learn how to apply fillers and foundation materials

What you could go on to do:

  • Possible progression within the company

How you will be supported:

  • Full training and support will be provided by our expert tutors and assessment staff at The Growth Company
  • You will also be assigned a mentor in the workplace who will pass on their skills and knowledge to you

What will happen next:

New applicants to The Growth Company who meet any basic entry requirements of the role will be contacted within two working days to be invited to meet a member of our team.

You will then have the opportunity to find out:

More about this vacancy and any others you are suitable for:

  • Any training you need to complete
  • What the next steps will be

How you could get there:

  • If you would be catching public transport for this role, visit the Journey Planner on to see how you would get there and how long it would take

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

  • Full apprenticeship training provided, working towards an Advanced Level Apprenticeship gaining a Level 3 vehicle damage paint technician qualification
  • Blended on/off the job training and location to be confirmed

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Possible progression within the company and progression onto the next level apprenticeship

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Problem solving skills, Team working, Punctual, Reliable, Honest, Disciplined, Interest in automotive trade


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

About the employer

Whether you drive a car, light van or a 44 tonne articulated truck, have a minor scrape or need a major rebuild, Wyke Commercial Services have the award-winning facilities and expertise to keep your business on the road. Our 22,000 sq ft purpose-built crash repair centre is equipped with the very latest equipment and technology. This includes 6 low bake ovens able to accommodate any type of vehicle up to 24m in length, including specialist vehicles such as coaches, motor homes and refrigerated trailers.







M44 5EG

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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Vehicle damage paint technician

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 06 Oct 2023