Volvo Vehicle Service Technician Apprenticeship - Marshall Bishop's Stortford MARSHALL MOTOR GROUP LIMITED

Want to work for the world’s most environmentally driven automotive brand? Then kickstart your career as an apprentice vehicle service technician. Apprentice service technicians are trained in all areas of vehicle technology including engines, advanced electrics, service and maintenance, fault diagnosis, and electric and hybrid vehicle principles.

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

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Closing date: 19 Apr 2024

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, 8.30am - 5.30pm.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    29 Apr 2024

  • Date posted

    08 Feb 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

The role will vary by the employer based upon the specific needs of the location, but the position typically involves:

  • Servicing vehicles by carrying out checks and maintenance
  • Repairing and replacing faulty parts
  • Developing an understanding of workshop equipment, working principles and business objectives
  • Advising the service receptionists about required repairs and communicating with customers
  • Producing time and work required estimates
  • Maintaining repair, service records and customer information

The training you will be getting

  • Volvo Apprentices will attend block release training at the state-of-the-art Volvo Training & Development Centre in Daventry. Initially completing a 3-year nationally recognised Level 3 certification in Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair
  • A fully blended programme including webinars, e-books online Volvo learning and attended training, to progress and develop your technical competence in a safe inclusive environment
  • Attended training is complemented by a combination of regular coaching & mentoring visits at the workplace to review performance, portfolio progress and working relationships
  • Before the Standard is met, all apprentices must hold a certificate that meets the EU’s 2014 F-gas regulation

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

There are lots of opportunities within our expanding retailer network to progress and move into new roles once you’ve successfully completed the programme.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

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


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

About the employer

A diverse range of facilities and a close eye on our quality of customer service – these are the hallmarks of the Marshall Motors experience. For over a century, we have remained a successful car dealer; changing with the times and improving our service as we go. Today, we boast many franchises, including the smart and sophisticated new Volvo range. Give one of our seven Volvo showrooms a call today to arrange your next test drive. At the very core of business is a willingness to meet all the expectations of our customers. When it comes to cars, no request is the same. To ensure a consistent experience every time you visit, our team members uphold the Six Pillars of service. These remind us to listen to your requirements and your feedback and to adapt our services to suit you. Safe, reliable and beautifully designed, our new fleet of Volvos are perfect for both family trips and business excursions. We also have a covetous fleet of Approved Used Volvos; expertly serviced and affordably priced.




Stortford Hall Industrial Estate

Dunmow Road

Bishop's Stortford

CM23 5GZ

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Training provider


Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience

Apprenticeship standard

Motor vehicle service and maintenance technician - light vehicle

Level 3 (A level)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications

Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 19 Apr 2024