Vehicle Parts Operations with Jim’s Garage (Ford/Mazda) [L3 MA]

Train Shetland - Vocational Training

L3 MA Vehicle Parts Operations

Employer: Jim’s Garage (Ford/Mazda)

Number of vacancies: 1

Location: Lerwick

Jim’s Garage is looking for a Vehicle Parts apprentice to work across their dealership garages. The position will be based in the Ford/Mazda Garage in Lerwick but may be shared with other sites. Training will take place at the Toyota training academy as well as onsite training during the apprenticeship. The successful candidate will work towards their SVQ 3 in Vehicle Parts Operations.

Candidates will be required to have 4-5 years of general education. Qualifications in Maths, English, Sciences and Technologies at National 4 or National 5 would be advantageous. We are looking for people with good customer service skills, self-confidence and an interest in motor vehicles. You would make sure customers get the parts they need to fix their car, van or other vehicles. You’d work with individuals, garages and car dealerships. You’d give advice on spares, collect all the items together for an order and then deliver the parts to the customer.

Modern Apprenticeship funding is available for young people ages 16-19 years of age. (Some places may be available for 20+ years of age)

All application enquires should be made directly to Train Shetland – Vocational Training, North Gremista Industrial Estate, Lerwick, ZE1 0PX

Tel: 01595 743 743


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You will need to complete an application form and sent it to Train Shetland (Do not send forms directly to Jim’s Garage). Forms are available from the Train Shetland website or from the Train Shetland office. Please do not send CVs as they will not be accepted.