Drive your career forward with a Mazda Apprenticeship

Share your passion, grow your technical and personal skills, and work together with Mazda to drive your career forward, starting with an apprenticeship.

At Mazda, we are fully committed to quality and excellence in everything that we do. Our vehicles are stylish, insightful and highly acclaimed, our distribution network and support services are world class and we have some of the most technologically advanced resources in the industry.

For Mazda to maintain its prestigious reputation our employees need to be kept up-to-date with the most recent changes in technology, techniques and in the commercial developments that affect customer service. We therefore invest heavily in training, ensuring our people are some of the best trained in the industry. Join our team as an apprentice, driving your career forward with us and we’ll celebrate success when you achieve your goals.

SERVICE TECHNICIAN

As a Service Technician, you will be involved in all aspects of maintenance and repair from routine servicing to complete component overhaul of vehicle systems. Technicians are vital to customer care. The service offered by the workshop is often a major factor for customers when choosing a new car.

You need to have a keen interest in the motor vehicle industry and you need to be fully committed to completing the course in order to qualify as a highly skilled Technician.

PARTS CONSULTANT

Parts personnel are essential team members. That’s because the Parts Department plays a vital role in selling parts and accessories, as well as providing assistance to both the Service and Vehicle Sales Departments.

As an Apprentice Parts Consultant, you will be required to combine an outgoing personality, technical component knowledge, customer service and IT skills.

SERVICE ADVISOR

Customer service plays an important role in any organisation where day-to-day contact and relationship building with customers takes place. Mazda’s Customer Service Apprenticeships are nationally designed training programmes offering employees the opportunity to enhance their career through a combination of training and assessment and are recognised throughout business and industry as essential ingredients for success.

BODY & PAINT TECHNICIAN

As a Vehicle Body & Paint Technician you will learn the skills required to undertake professional body repair and paint work, from the removal and refitting of basic parts, the repair and replacement of structural panels and chassis alignment through to the application of foundation and top coat materials. Our state of the art body repair and paint training facilities include five self-contained work areas including a steel repair bay, mechanical electrical and trim bay, aluminium repair bay, paint mix room and spray booth. This means you will rapidly acquire the skills to become a valued member of the Mazda workforce.

Selection Criteria

Every apprentice is encouraged to demonstrate initiative, the ambition to succeed and a willingness to strive to be the best in everything they do.

Mazda’s Apprenticeship Programme has been designed to equip apprentices with all the relevant skills and expertise needed to become fully qualified in their chosen career.

In order to join the Mazda Apprenticeship Programme, you will need to:

  • Be aged 16 or over
  • Have GCSE’s (or equivalent) Grades A* – C (new grades 9 – 4) in Maths, English and Science
  • Have a desire and a commitment to work hard
  • Have a real passion for cars
  • Be able to work as part of a team
  • Aspire to a long-term secure career with Mazda

If you have the right attitude and a genuine commitment to following a career in the motor industry, then this could be the opportunity for you.

If you have any questions, you can speak to one of our expert apprentice team:

Tel: 0870 013 0325

Email: automotive@babcockinternational.com