FG Barnes is a family-owned company established since 1899 and have locations in Guildford,
The role of a Vehicle Service Technician is to maintain, service and repair vehicles to a consistently high standard.
This exciting apprenticeship programme is ideal for someone who is looking to begin their journey to becoming a qualified Service Technician and who wants to develop a long-term career with an ambitious automotive brand.
THE ROLE OF A LIGHT VEHICLE SERVICE TECHNICIAN
The apprenticeship is geared toward training the next generation of Light Vehicle Service Technicians. But what does the role involve?
Light Vehicle Service Technicians service and repair light vehicles such as cars up to 3.5 tonnes. Technicians are trained in all areas of vehicle mechanics and electronics, from engine and exhaust systems to air conditioning and security features. The duties of a Light Vehicle Service Technician may include:
Our Apprenticeship Programme is an excellent way of ensuring we have high-quality people working within our Dealer Network. We’re looking for ambitious candidates ready to take ownership of their development, work hard to achieve their potential and grow with an ambitious employer.
The Programme lasts for at least 36 months and you’ll achieve a nationally recognised qualification; Motor Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician (Light Vehicle) at Level 3.
All of our Apprentices are employed through the Dealer Network and attend week-long block training.
Block training is complemented by a combination of regular coaching visits from one of our experienced Coaches as well as Virtual Classroom sessions and E-Learning modules.