Apprentices Motor Engineer

Arrow Self Drive

Author: Liz
Brief Overview: Service and inspection of hire vehicles. Including cars and light commercials.  
Pay: £129.50

37 hours Shifts TBC, Total hours per week: 37.00.


Calder Vale Road, Wakefield, WF1 5PH.

Qualifications required: English C/4 or above Maths at C/4 and above. Actual or predicted.
Desirable, an additional science or technology GCSE at C and above.
Working towards: L3 Advanced Apprenticeship in MotorVehicle Maintenance and Repair.
42 months duration.
Knowledge and Competency elements covered as well as behaviours.
Gate way to be passed at the end of year one, year two and endpoint assessment when competent.
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ESF Short Courses in Various Occupational Areas


Author: Tanya

For 16 - 18 year olds who are looking for help to move on.  A range of short courses of different durations available at locations across the Wakefield District and starting throughout the year.  Course options include Construction, Hospitality, Motor Vehicle, IT, Customer Service, Sport, Business, Health & Social Care and Outdoor Conservation. 

You will also:

  • Gain a recognised qualification
  • Take part in work experience or visits to employers
  • Improve your skills and confidence
  • Learn how to complete CV's and applications, and prepare for interviews
  • Get support from a mentor for 6 months after you complete the programme
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Apprentice Forklift Truck Engineer


Author: Connexions 8
Ref: Are you interested in all things mechanical and looking for a career in the Lift Truck Industry? We're recruiting for an apprentice to join our team, this is a two-year programme where you will carry out servicing and maintenance on a wide range of lifting equipment.    

Unit A, Horace Waller V C Parade, Dewsbury, WF12 7RF

Pay/Hours: £150.00/40 hours per week - Monday to Friday 8am to 4.30pm    

Desired skills

The person will be able to communicate well, ideally have some mechanical skills that might have come from school projects or hobbies.

Good IT skills and an ability to problem solve.

Personal qualities

You will need to be motivated and have a passion for engineering.

Qualifications required

Ideally GCSE Grade C or above in English, Mathematics or equivalent.

How to Apply:

To apply you must be registered on GOV.com, follow the link below:


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Ford Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Apprenticeship

Ford Motor Company Limited, Wakefield.

Author: Connexions 8

Brief overview

An exciting opportunity for an apprentice to work alongside qualified technicians where you will be fully trained in all aspects of maintenance and repair of light vehicles from routine servicing to electrical fault diagnostics.

Pay: £140.00

Hours: 40 - Monday-Friday some Saturdays.

Location: Calder Island Way,Wakefield, WF2 7AW

Qualifications required

  • Minimum of 3 GCSE’s or equivalent  - A-C in English and Maths required.

Working towards:

Not only will Apprentices be working and be trained within the garage they will attend a Ford approved college four times a year for two week periods to work towards to achieve their Ford Masters Technical Certificate at VRQ Level 2 and/or 3. An advisor will visit at least every 6-8 weeks as part of a close support network to ensure that Apprentices are both enjoying and succeeding in their course. An Apprentice’s training includes:

  • Industry recognised framework qualification.
  • Functional Skills (ICT, Maths and English).
  • VRQ Level 2 and/or Level 3.
  • Vocational related qualification (technical certificate).
  • Ford Masters Level 1 technician modules.


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