Apprentice Technician - 2nd Year | Ballina, Sligo, Galway | Connolly Motor Group

Job Title: Apprentice Technician (2nd Year)

Responsible to: Service Manager

Main Purpose of Job:

We are currently recruiting for Apprentice Technicians to join the Connolly Motor Group, within the Service team with Audi and Hyundai Galway and Audi Ballina.

The role:

The successful candidate will be required to repair and service Vehicles within the Service department along with working with a qualified Service Technicians. You will be required to deliver a high standard within the workshop in line with specifications set out by manufacturer and processes set out by Connolly Motor Group. As you will be aware from completing part of your apprenticeship programme, it will involve both on the job and off the job training. On successful completion of your apprenticeship, you will receive a nationally and internationally recognised FETAC Level 6 Craft Certificate.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Through the use of diagnostic equipment and a systematic approach, ensure vehicle faults are diagnosed and rectified
  • Ensure full understanding of latest technology introduced on the vehicle range and how to diagnose and repair faults on them
  • Complete relevant service documentation (Job sheets, PDI’s, service reports) in line with ISO, warranty and Dealership requirements

The person:

Skills and Competencies:

  • Must have completed Minimum 1st Year Solas Requirements
  • Experience in vehicle services and repairs
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Display a keen interest in Motor Vehicles
  • Interested in working in a fast-paced environment
  • Attention to detail is fundamental to ensure quality is consistently delivered
  • Continuous improvement mindset
  • A full and valid driving license is essential for the role
  • Build strong interdepartmental relationships and pay close attention to other departments requirements
  • Work independently in a busy, active environment, managing own time and workflow effectively
  • Present a consistently professional image to both internal and external customers, through attitude, behaviour and personal appearance
  • Strong problem-solving ability to identify and resolve queries

We understand the importance of investing in our apprentices, training and development, uniforms, working with world class brands, employee assistance programme, career progression post apprenticeship, further education and other benefits.

If you are driven, customer focused, with a continuous improvement mind-set we would be interested to hear from you.

Are you interested to hear more about Connolly Motor Group and the Apprenticeship Programme? Click on the links below.

Connolly Motor Group – Who we are Click here

Applications to include a CV and Covering Letter by email only to

Ref: CMG_148

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Location Galway and Ballina

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