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Bodyshop Panel Technician Apprenticeship ‑Gateshead

Job description

Evans Halshaw is offering a fantastic opportunity for an Apprentice Vehicle Damage Body Technician. As a Vehicle Damage Panel Technician you will work within the Collision Repair workshop, demonstrating expert working knowledge in relation to the removal, repair and replacement of vehicle body panels to vehicle manufacturer specification.

The Role: Long Description

Your role includes the technical and practical needs for today’s motor vehicle body repair industry. You will study both the theory and practical aspects. The successful candidate will work independently and as part of a team following a defined process, using their skills to correctly identify the different body panel types and have the ability to use the correct repair tools to carry out the work to the highest possible standard.

Personal Qualities:

The ideal candidate will have:

· Good communication skills

· A passion for the automotive industry

· An enthusiasm to learn with an interest in development and progression

· A ‘can do’ attitude

· Some experience within an automotive workshop environment

The ideal candidate will be:

Able to use own initiative
A team player
A keen interest in classic and performance vehicles is imperative

How to apply for this vacancy

You can apply for this vacancy through the National Apprenticeship Service. If you require any assistance with applying for this vacancy please contact us on 0115 945 7260 or email the apprenticeship team.

Application deadline: 22/04/2024

Possible start date: 06/05/2024

Employer information

As one of the UK's leading volume motor car and commercial vehicle retailers, Evans Halshaw provide national coverage through a significant number of locations. We've been around since 1927, and our heritage means we strive to tailor each experience to the customer's needs, offering a wide range of new and used cars at the greatest possible value thanks to our 'Every Day Low Prices' price promise.

Address details:

Evans Halshaw Body Centre
Gateshead Bodyshop Hepburn Gardens
NE10 0AD

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Reference number VAC1000237798
Working week 5 days - 8.00am – 5.00pm, Monday - Friday
Total hours per week: 40
Expected duration 36 Months
Apprenticeship level Advanced
Related course Vehicle Damage Panel Technician - Advanced Apprenticeship (Level 3)
Salary £13,312.00 (Annually)

Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).