Light Vehicle Technician Apprenticeship Level 3 - Advanced (Level 3)

Palmers Motor Company (Employer)

Remit (Training Provider)

Annual wage £10,004.80
40.0 hours per week 40 Hr (Mon to Fri 8:30 am to 5:30)
36 months (duration)
28 October 2022(start date)
24 October 2022 (application closing date)
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Job Description

Remit are recruiting on behalf of Palmers who have a fantastic opportunity for an enthusiastic individual to kick start their career and join their skilled team as a Light Vehicle Technician. If you are interested, apply now!


What will the apprentice be doing?

As an apprentice you will work alongside a team of experienced Technicians, where you will learn to maintain and repair customer’s 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

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

This is a Light Vehicle Technician Apprenticeship, delivered by Remit Group. Training is delivered in the workplace and on block release at the Remit Academy in Derby. This means you will be required to stay in a hotel for 15 separate weeks (Mon – Fri) over the duration of the programme. All associated costs for training are met by the employer and there will be no cost to you. You will also be assigned a dedicated Development Coach who will visit you every 4-6 weeks at the workplace, giving 1-2-1 information, advice and guidance.

As a result, you will receive the following qualification:

• Apprenticeship Standard Light Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician

• Functional Skills in English & Maths (if required)

• F Gas air conditioning qualification

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Palmers believe in providing an extensive, high-quality apprenticeship that gives their apprentices the opportunity to advance, succeed and fulfill their ambitions for a career in the motor industry.

Reality Check

Closing Dates: Please submit your application along with your CV as soon as possible to avoid disappointment; we reserve the right to close vacancies prior to the published closing date if we receive a sufficient number of applications.

Skills Required

Enthusiasm to learn, Mechanically minded

Qualifications Required

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