Motor Vehicle Apprentice - New Bridgegate Tyres

Here is an exciting opportunity for an individual who is keen to pursue a career in motor vehicle repairs and learn all the aspects and skills involved in this career route.

Reference Number:
Barnard Castle
Closing Date:
27 June 2021
Estimated Start Date:
July 2021
Qualification(s) Earned:
Motor Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician - Level 3

Wages and Hours

40hrs and £172 per week between Monday to Friday 8.30 to 5.30, and Saturday 8.30 to 12 noon which is paid at 1.5 hourly rate.

Job Description

As an Apprentice you will work alongside a team of experienced Technicians, where you will learn to maintain and repair customers vehicles to a very high standard. The role of a Light Vehicle Technician falls into three main responsibilities:

• Servicing working to guidelines to ensure a vehicle is running at optimum performance

• Maintenance replacing parts that have wear and tear before they fail

• Repair diagnosing the reason for vehicle failure and fixing the problem

The techniques and daily responsibilities you will learn will include:

• Using diagnostic, mechanical and electrical measuring equipment to investigate vehicle faults and identify their underlying causes

• Inspecting and preparing customers vehicles ready for mechanical work

• Removing, repairing or replacing components to the correct specification

• Contributing to a safe working environment, by working within Health and Safety processes

• Admin and customer service duties that include updating job cards and providing quotations and estimations

Person Specification

Qualities required:

• Attention to detail

• Good Coordination Skills

• Ability to use initiative

• Methodical

• Good people skills

• Willingness to learn and work

• Punctual

Qualifications required:

GCSE Maths and English at grades 4 or above or the equivalent qualifications

To apply for this apprenticeship email us your CV stating the reference "1272" at