Apprentice Bus and Coach Mechanic, Jobs, 50713

Apprentice Bus and Coach Mechanic

  • Location: Stirling
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- Job based in Bannockburn

- Earn while you learn

- Gain an SCQF Level 7 in Heavy Goods & Public Service Vehicle Maintenance and Repair

- Work full time in a garage workshop

- Immediate start

We have a fantastic opportunity for those interested in starting a career and gaining a recognised qualification in the motor industry.

Job Overview

The Modern Apprenticeship Programmes allow apprentices to work full time and earn while they learn putting theory into practice within an automotive training environment.

As well as attending the training centre for week block release of training, regular assessment and reviews will be undertaken within the apprentice's own workplace which aims to ensure they have the required skills to successfully complete their apprenticeship.

What Might a Typical Day in this Job look like?

This programme covers the following areas:

  • Carrying out inspections, diagnosing and rectifying issues with chassis units.
  • Diagnosing and fixing faults with vehicle engines
  • Using the latest workshop materials and equipment
  • Repairing exterior body panels using panel beating and welding skills
  • Renewing and refitting electro-mechanical and electronic components

You will train in all aspects of motor vehicle repair and maintenance including vehicle servicing, MOT preparation, removal, replacement and overhaul of major components and electrical fault diagnostics.

What will I learn?

Regular assessment and reviews will be undertaken within the apprentice's own workplace which aims to ensure they have the required skills to successfully complete their apprenticeship.

You will train through GTG to SCQF Level 7 in Heavy Goods & Public Service Vehicle Maintenance and Repair

What qualifications or qualities are required?

You must have or expect to gain National 4 or above in English, Maths, and either a Science or Technical Subject. 

What personal qualities are required?

  • We are looking for candidates who want to kickstart their career in the automotive industry and who are keen to learn.

  • You must be dedicated and have a proactive approach to your work and learning.

  • Time management and punctuality must be to a high standard.

  • A willingness to work in a practical environment using your own initiative.

  • A full UK Driving licence preferred but not essential.

  • If you’ve got the right skills for the job we want to hear from you. We encourage applications from the right candidates regardless of disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, belief or race.

Are you ready to become an apprentice and start learning and earning? Apply now.