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Apprentice Light Vehicle Technician

Reference No: 35729
Altrincham Service Centre
Weekly salary
Hours per week
WA14 5DW

About this opportunity

Altrincham Service Centre in Altrincham have a fantastic opportunity for a highly motivated person to join their company. Working on light vehicles in a busy independent garage, keeping vehicles on the road and in good condition.

The successful applicant will be expected to learn about the following:

• Keeping the workshop clean & tidy
• How to use tools & equipment used in vehicle maintenance & repair
• You will assist other technicians with their work whilst receiving on the job training
• Tyre legislation and technical information
• Fundamentals of specific vehicle systems including steering & suspension, braking systems, battery & charging systems, exhaust systems and air-conditioning systems
• Vehicle 4-wheel geometry principles
• Basic consumer legislation relevant to the occupation
• Appropriate health & safety legislation and requirements for the workplace
• Hybrid/Electric vehicle system and safe working procedures
• How to carry out vehicle safety inspections and routine maintenance using manufacturers specifications or approved schedules, using vehicle specific data and meeting legal requirements

Successful completion of this apprenticeship will lead to progression to a Level 3 light vehicle technician apprenticeship.

How you will be supported
Full training and support will be provided by The Growth Company to help you achieve your apprenticeship and reach your full potential in your role.

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 you should have to apply

• Ideally grades C (or 4) and above in GCSE Maths and English

Personal Qualities

• Punctuality
• Reliability
• Honesty
• A disciplined attitude is required


• To have a keen & genuine interest in the Automotive Trade
• Be enthusiastic and use initiative at all times
• Experience of working in a workshop is desirable


Trafford WA14 5DW
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