Light Vehicle Mechanic

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Number of vacancies:

Company name:
Transport Repair Garage Ltd

Company location:
Plympton, Plymouth

Salary per week:



Light vehicle maintenance for busy modern garage specialicing in motor homes.

  • Mechanical repairs
  • Light servicing
  • Assist with MOT testing
  • Using and translating diagnostic equipment
  • Habitation checks
  • Pump checks
  • L.P.G checks

Light vehicle maintenance to work on all models and makes of cars carrying out servicing and brakes, diagnostics transmission, suspension repairs, this role will also require the candidate motor home habitation systems, L.P.G checks and appliance repairs, in house training will be given.


All training to be provided by City College Plymouth in collaboration with the company themselves throughout the duration of the apprenticeship. Your apprenticeship may consist of the following components; NVQ Diploma, Technical Cert, Functional Skills Maths and English, Employee Rights and Responsibilities, and Personal Learning and Thinking Skills. All components will be agreed upon before the start of the apprenticeship.

Qualities and skills:

  • Good communication
  • Punctual
  • Able to listen and follow instruction
  • Able to adapt to different roles
  • Eagerness to learn


Being fully qualified as a vehicle technician and trained to work on motor home systems, essentially  you would become dual trade, potential earning will always be good and both trades offer plenty of job opportunity.