Vehicle Technician Apprentice

Hale Service Station

Liverpool, L24 5RF

Closes on Saturday 31 August

Posted on 2 July 2024


Motor Vehicle Apprenticeship. Full training given to level 3. The successful candidate will be learning how to service and repair all makes & models of motor vehicles, working with hand/power tools and how vehicle service and repair is impacted by legislative, regulatory and ethical requirements, including health and safety law and environmental procedures

Annual wage
£13,312 to £23,795.20 a year

Minimum wage rates (opens in new tab)

The pay may be negotiated and may rise after a probation period has been successfully completed.

Training course
Motor vehicle service and maintenance technician - light vehicle (level 3)
Monday - Friday: 8:30am - 5:30pm (breaks to be confirmed)

40 hours a week

Possible start date

Sunday 1 September


3 Years

Positions available



As an apprentice, you’ll work at a company and get hands-on experience. You’ll gain new skills and work alongside experienced staff.

What you’ll do at work

  • NVQ level 2 & 3 Motor Vehicle Repair
  • Day release at Liverpool Community College 
  • The training schedule has yet to be agreed upon, further details will be made available at a later date

Where you’ll work

Hale Service Station

Hale Village


L24 5RF


An apprenticeship includes regular training with a college or other training organisation. At least 20% of your working hours will be spent training or studying.

College or training organisation


Your training course

Motor vehicle service and maintenance technician - light vehicle (level 3)

Equal to A level

Course contents
  • Contribute to the maintenance of a safe and efficient workshop. Segregate waste for disposal or recycling. Comply with industry environmental legislation.
  • Demonstrate due regard for own safety and that of others in the workshop and minimise risk of injury and vehicle damage.
  • Carry out fundamental tasks associated with removal and replacement procedures on a vehicle.
  • Obtain diagnostic and repair information.
  • Interpret diagnostic information and use electrical wiring diagrams to determine system serviceability.
  • Use a range of diagnostic equipment.
  • Follow recognised diagnostic procedures, logical diagnostic sequence and apply advanced diagnostic principles and problem-solving techniques to establish faults.
  • Report faults using company procedures and recommend suitable further actions.
  • Follow recognised repair procedures to complete a wide range of repairs including those which involve complex procedures, or in depth knowledge.
  • Test the function of repaired and fitted components.
  • Adhere to business processes and complete documentation following workplace procedures.
  • Use ICT to create emails, word-process documents and carry out web based searches.
  • Complete a range of services and inspect and prepare a vehicle to the required quality standard for handover to the customer.
  • Your training plan

    This training plan has not been finalised. Check with this employer if you’ll need to travel to a college or training location for this apprenticeship.


    Desirable qualifications

    GCSE or equivalent in:

    • Technology (grade 3)

    Let the company know about other relevant qualifications and industry experience you have. They can adjust the apprenticeship to reflect what you already know.


    • Communication skills
    • IT skills
    • Attention to detail
    • Organisation skills
    • Customer care skills
    • Problem solving skills
    • Logical
    • Team working
    • Initiative
    • Non judgemental
    • Patience
    • Physical fitness

    Other requirements

    Must be able to use hand and power tools. Must be interested in Motor vehicles

    About this company

    We are a family run company who own 2 garages. J & E Motors and Hale Service Station. We carry of vehicle repairs, servicing and MOT tests to all makes and models of vehicles (opens in new tab)

    After this apprenticeship

    • Full time employment
    • Training to become MOT tester
    • Training to become centre manager

    Ask a question

    The contact for this apprenticeship is:

    Hale Service Station

    Mark Stewart


    The reference code for this apprenticeship is VAC1000262058.

    Apply now

    Closes on Saturday 31 August

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