Reading Audi - Audi

Marshall Volkswagen Van Centre Reading Service Technician Apprentice


Reading Audi - Audi

Training Provider:


Weekly wage £156.00
40.0 hours per week Monday - Friday, with possible Saturday's, shifts to be confirmed.
duration: 3 years
start: 4 November 2019
Advanced(level 3)
Motor vehicle service and maintenance technician (light vehicle) (apprenticeship standard)
21 October 2019 (application closing date)
As a Service Technician you will be involved in all aspects of maintenance and repair, from routine servicing to the complete component overhaul of vehicle systems.


Electronic fault diagnosis using the latest diagnostic equipment now forms part of the everyday routine in Volkswagen Group Centre’s.

Technicians are also vital to customer care. The service provided by the workshop is a major factor considered by customers when they decide to replace their car.

Main duties for this service technician vacancy include the following;

  • Marking out & measuring, basic hand tools
  • Bumper to bumper overview, service and inspection
  • Body materials & Construction
  • Engine mechanical
  • Cooling and lubrication, air & exhaust
  • Ignition petrol fuel, CI fuels
  • Braking systems, suspension, steering, wheels and tyres
  • Charging and starter, electrical auxiliaries, lighting
  • Clutches, manual/auto gearboxes, drivelines

Future Prospects

 Potential of full-time employment upon successful completion of this apprenticeship programme.

Skills Required

None required as full training will be given.

Qualities Required

You must have a genuine interest towards working in the automotive sector and be committed to the three-year apprenticeship programme.  

Qualifications Required

A minimum of three GCSEs at grades A*-C/9-4 (or equivalent) in English, maths and science.

Training Provided

Level 3 Motor Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician (Light Vehicle) apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Qualification in Air Conditioning Refrigerant Handling
  • Level 1/2 functional skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)