Light Vehicle Service and Maintenance Apprentice Technician
Reference No: 29973
Ainsdale MOT Centre
Royton North

About this opportunity

Ainsdale MOT and Service Centre in Royton need an apprentice mechanic to join their busy workshop. You will work towards a level 3 apprenticeship in motor vehicle service and maintenance. To apply, you must have a driving licence.

A normal day would include:
•Keeping the workshop clean and tidy
•You will be taught how to use tools and equipment used in vehicle maintenance and repair.
•You will learn safe working procedures in the workshop
•You will assist other technicians with their work whilst receiving on the job training
•You will learn how to service a vehicle and safely remove and replace engine, chassis, electrical and transmission components
•You will go on to learn simple and complex fault diagnosis and repairs on engine, chassis, transmission and electrical systems

Ainsdale MOT and Service Centre offer the complete range of garage services including routine servicing, repairs, MOT testing, electronic diagnostic testing, brake overhaul, tyres, exhausts and clutch replacements.

What you could go on to do:
You could go on to progress to become an MOT Tester with the company after completing the 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 but this is not essential

Personal Qualities

Willing attitude to working and learning


To have a keen and genuine interest in the automotive trade
Good knowledge and understanding of light vehicle maintenance and repair
Must have valid driving licence