Porsche Centre Reading

Apprentice Service & Maintenance Technician - Porsche Centre Reading - Advanced (Level 3)

Porsche Centre Reading (Employer)

Provq Limited (Training Provider)

Annual wage £16,500.00
40.0 hours per week Mon-Fri. May include Saturdays on a rota basis
3 years (duration)
1 September 2021(start date)
31 July 2021 (application closing date)
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Job Description

As an Apprentice working for a Porsche specialist, you will work alongside an experienced Technicians. Maintaining and repairing a wide variety of customer’s vehicles to very high industry and Porsche brand standards.


Duties will include:

  • Carrying out foundation tasks common to all service and repair procedures
  • Contributing to a safe working environment
  • Accessing information such as wiring diagrams and technical data
  • Using complex diagnostic, mechanical and electrical measuring equipment
  • Removing, repairing/replacing components to manufacturer’s specification
  • Applying advanced diagnostic principles and logical problem solving techniques

Future Prospects

Once qualified, there may be the chance for progression within the company.

Reality Check

  • A qualified Technician has many transferable skills 
  • This is a physically demanding role
  • Off the job training is on a residential basis

Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week). The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide (ANMW): https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates

For updates on the National Living Wage please see: https://www.gov.uk/government/news/national-living-wage-increase-to-protect-workers-living-standard

Skills Required

You should be: 

  • Technically minded
  • Practical
  • Logical

Qualities Required

You should be:

  • Able to listen and follow instructions
  • Willing to study
  • A team player
  • Able to work in a busy environment

Qualifications Required

Ideally, you will have, or be predicted to gain, good GCSEs (or equivalent) in English and maths, although these are not essential. However, you must be literate and numerate.

Training Provided

  • Level 3 Motor Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician (light vehicle) apprenticeship standard
  • Level 2 Functional skills in English & maths (if required)

Please note: Off the job training is on a residential basis. Travel and accommodation costs covered by the employer.

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