Radio Engineer Apprentice / Trainee

HR GO Huntingdon
09 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Radio Engineer Apprentice / Trainee (Two Positions Available)

Are you interested in digital technology? Or have you had experience in CCTV / Alarms / IT?

My client have been trading for 30 years and are one of the UK's largest independent dealerships for voice & data radio communications products & applications. As part of our growth forecast, they now have an opening for an apprentice/ trainee in their engineering department to train to become a successful radio engineer.

You will work with major manufacturers and application partners that all offer training and will enable to you enhance your skill set. No previous experience is necessary.

Tasks And Responsibilities

  • Based at the HQ in St Ives, Cambridgeshire the role will involve working with radio communications equipment and in the future data and system applications
  • You will learn skills such as; programming, fault finding and repairing of two-way radio equipment
  • You will provide engineering support working alongside our Senior Engineers on clients' sites (E.g. visits, demonstration, training, installation and deployment)
  • You will assist in the maintenance and administration of databases used within the company to update clients repairs & equipment details

Desired Skills

  • Have a positive work ethic and a desire to learn
  • Good communication skills
  • Flexibility in your working hours ( some jobs may require early starts and late finishes )
  • Driving License ( not necessary to begin with )


  • Uniform provided
  • Employer contributed Pension Scheme (subject to current legislation)
  • 20 days Holiday p.a. (exclusive of Bank Holidays) increasing pro rata

Working Hours
Monday to Friday from 8.30AM to 5.30PM (with an hour for lunch), but you may need to be flexible if you are away from the office.

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