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Apprentice Vehicle Damage Panel Technician STEER AUTOMOTIVE GROUP LIMITED

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone to join our team and develop all the skills required to carry out panel repairs to the highest standards.

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Closing date: 31 Dec 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Steer Automotive Group will purchase a toolbox and a selection of tools and provide a full uniform. As the apprenticeship progress’s into year two, Steer Group will fund driving lessons and their driving test for successful candidates.

    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

    Mon - Fri 8.00am - 5.00pm

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Jan 2022

  • Date posted

    21 Sep 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

A fantastic opportunity has arisen to join a progressive Accident Repair Group. You will be trained to the highest standards in the repair of accident damaged vehicles. The successful apprentice will need to be keen, motivated, and ambitious.

Duties will include;

·       Repairing damage vehicle body panels

·       MIG Welding, MIG Brazing and Spot Welding

·       Cold joining techniques

·       Realignment of vehicle chassis and frames 

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

Apprenticeship standard - Vehicle Accident Panel Technician STO403

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Future Prospects - this is a genuine route into full-time permanent employment in a highly skilled and well-paid role

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Team working, Creative, Detail driven, Willingness to learn, A great work ethic


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

Things to consider

• Please could all applicants apply directly through this website (Apprenticeship Vacancies). • Steer are committed to developing and retaining staff - offering a comprehensive rewards package for apprentices passing through various milestones.

About the employer

Steer Automotive Group are one of the fastest growing and progressive Accident Repair Groups in the UK, with sustained growth and continuous investment in the latest technology and training. This role will be an integral part of the site and you will be trained to work to the highest standards and develop a commitment to complete quality from start to finish.




Steer Automotive Group (Northampton)

61 Rothersthorpe Crescent

Letts Road Industrial Estate



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Apprenticeship standard

Vehicle damage panel technician

Level 3 (A level)

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