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Thinking of a Career in the Motor Industry?

Consider an Automotive Apprenticeship

Thinking of a Career in the Motor Industry?

Types of Automotive Apprenticeships:

Automotive Technicians
An Automotive Technician is a skilled technician who services, diagnoses and resolves technical concerns with light passenger cars and light commercial vehicles.

Vehicle Body Repairs
A Vehicle body repairer repairs damage to the bodywork of cars, trucks and coaches, ranging from scratches, dents and rust to major accident damage.

Heavy Vehicle Mechanics
Heavy vehicle mechanics carry out routine servicing and repair on commercial vehicles such as trucks/trailers, vans, jeeps, buses and coaches and prepares the vehicle for the Commercial Vehicle Roadworthiness Test (CVRT).

Agricultural Mechanics
Agricultural mechanics are concerned with fault-finding, repair, overhaul and maintenance of farm tractors and farm machinery.

Construction Plant Fitting
A construction plant fitter is a skilled technician who services, diagnoses and resolves technical concerns in mobile equipment used in materials handling for the off-road and on-road construction, excavation, mining, forestry and waste management industries.

Steps to Become an Apprentice:

Contact your local ETB
www.etbi.ie/etbs/directory-of-etbs/
Contact SOLAS
www.solas.ie
Find an Employer
www.simi.ie/en/find-a-member

Send your CV to

The Society of the Irish Motor Industry,
5 Upper Pembroke Street, Dublin 2
Email: training@simi.ie
Tel: 01-676 1690
www.simi.ie/en/careers-overview 

Click here to read more on the variety of careers in the Irish Motor Industry. 



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