Rac Motoring Services

Motor Vehicle Technician Apprenticeship - Intermediate (Level 2)

Rac Motoring Services (Employer)

North London Garage Group Training Association (Training Provider)

Annual wage £16,000.00 to £19,000.00
40.0 hours per week Your working week will be a 5 day week and normally shifts between the hours of 8 to 6 (i.e. 8-4, 9-5 etc). This will be 4 week days and a weekend day.
30 months (duration)
1 November 2021(start date)
Autocare technician (apprenticeship standard)
30 October 2021 (application closing date)
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Job Description

A motor vehicle technician is a highly skilled Engineer. During your apprenticeship you will be taught about all areas of vehicle service, repair and maintenance. This specific role will be customer facing and you will represent the company on a daily basis.


Apprentice Field Based Automotive Technician

We are delighted to give people in the North, East & West London area the opportunity to apply to join our Automotive Apprenticeship programme.

  • Field-based Automotive Technician
  • Out on the road rescuing customers face to face
  • Offering roadside assistance following strict vehicle repair procedures, aiming to get the customer back on the road asap
  • College Training once a week

During your qualification you will have your own van and your tools will be provided. This role once qualified will bring you days that are varied and you will be working for a company that offers strong career progression.

Future Prospects

Following the successful completion of your Apprenticeship, you will be offered full time employment with this company. This role once qualified will bring you days that are varied and you will be working for a company that offers strong career progression.


Reality Check

The specific hours and days that you will be required to work and attend college will be discussed in more detail at the employer interview and by North London Garages once you have been accepted on to the Apprenticeship programme.

The successful candidate will be willing and able to travel to their place of work for 4 days and attend training at one of our centres for one day a week. This may involve commuting.

Skills Required

The ideal candidate must have a keen interest and a strong passion for the motor vehicle industry and a full clean driving licence. Some previous work experience would be an advantage, however it is not essential.

You will need to demonstrate:

  • Excellent practical skills
  • Brilliant Customer Service Skills
  • The ability to work quickly and pay attention to detail
  • Good communication skills
  • The ability to follow written and verbal instructions
  • Excellent time keeping skills

Qualities Required

  • Reliable
  • Positive and ‘can do’ attitude
  • Responsible
  • Share a true passion for motor vehicles
  • Willingness and desire to learn

Qualifications Required

  • Maths & English at GCSE or equivalent grade A* to D/ 9 to 3 are preferred but not essential
  • As part of our Initial Assessment process we carry out a basic skills assessment to measure your current level in English & Maths

Training Provided

Successful candidates will have full time employment with training and day release at one of our training centres to work towards achieving a Auto Care Technician.

You will work alongside qualified technicians so that you are able to learn first-hand how to service, maintain and repair vehicles. As you progress through the course and your confidence and experience grows, you will be able to start completing tasks on your own.

One of our Training Officers will visit you and mentor / assess your competence regularly. This is part of our close support network NLG provides to ensure that Apprentices are both enjoying and succeeding in their course.

Functional skills math or English if needed.

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