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Vehicle Parts Advisor

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A vehicle parts advisor gives customers advice, orders required parts and accessories and keeps track of stock.

The Work

You could be:

Pay

The figures below are only guide. Actual pay rates may vary, depending on:

Starting salaries may be based on the National Minimum Wage (NMW). The apprentice rate, for those aged under 19 or aged 19 or over and in the first year of their apprenticeship, is £6.40 an hour (1 April 2024). Trainee vehicle parts operatives earn around £9,000 to £14,000 a year.

With experience, this can rise to between £16,000 and £25,000 a year. Managers can earn up to £28,000 a year or more . You may earn extra through bonus payments.

Conditions

Workforce Employment Status

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Getting In

Workforce Education Levels (UK)

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Job Outlook Scotland

Employment

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Job Outlook Scotland and UK

  Scotland
2024
4748
1.2 %
FALL
2029
4694
  United Kingdom
2024
59107
0.8 %
RISE
2029
59574

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What Does it Take?

You should be:

You also need to have:

Training

Getting On

After getting experience, you could become a supervisor or a manager, or move into a more customer-focussed role.

More Information

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Career Area

Garage Services

Career Sectors

Vehicle Maintenance and Repair

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