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New apprentices join Dagenham vehicle repair workshop

PUBLISHED: 11:07 09 August 2019 | UPDATED: 11:07 09 August 2019

Kian Whitlock, Ben Murphy and George Savin have all joined the vehicle repair workshop Fix Auto Dagenham as multi-skilled apprentices. Picture: Fix Auto Dagenham.

Kian Whitlock, Ben Murphy and George Savin have all joined the vehicle repair workshop Fix Auto Dagenham as multi-skilled apprentices. Picture: Fix Auto Dagenham.

Fix Auto Dagenham

Three new apprentices have joined a Dagenham vehicle workshop to start their careers in car repairs.

The young people started at Fix Auto Dagenham, Rainham Road South, at the beginning of July.

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Kian Whitlock, Ben Murphy and George Savin are now multi-skilled apprentices, helping to turn around eight to 12 cars a day.

Paul Cunningham, commercial director at Fix Auto Dagenham, said: "It is extremely important to encourage and reinforce the learning of young people, if they have no motivation they will not enjoy work."

The trio will learn a range of vehicle repair workshop skills, like stripping cars, prep and painting, refitting and polishing.

Group operations manager Scott Dunnell said: "The team are always happy to welcome apprentices on board, they work hard and are always happy to learn new things."


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