Engineering Apprentice/Technician

Recruiter
Polytec Personnel Ltd
Location
Royston
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
09 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Polytec has an exciting new opportunity for an Engineering Apprentice/Technician. Our client is based in South Cambridgeshire, close to the Royston area and is easily accessible by rail and road. They are happy to offer a higher apprenticeship to candidates with a qualification, or would also look to employ someone newly qualified, as a more junior Engineering Technician.
You'll support complex and custom product manufacture, technical changes to existing products and new product development and introduction to manufacture.


What You'll Be Doing:

* Work within the R&D team to plan and execute the assembly and test of small volume custom and prototype products.
* Assemble complex electro-mechanical assemblies from schematics and design documentation.
* Test assemblies and products for safety and performance.
* Assist with the investigation and resolution of technical issues.
* Help out with product design at a level appropriate to your competence and learning stage.
* Prepare documentation under supervision for internal use.
* Attend college as part of the Apprenticeship.
* Completion of all relevant self-development activities as part of Apprenticeship, including in your own time.


What We're Looking For:

* 5 GCSEs (or equivalent) at grades A*-C (Level 4 or better) to include English and Maths.
* NVQ in Electronics or Electro-Mechanical Engineering.
* Use of computers and office applications for email, creating documents etc.
* Use of basic engineering tools and equipment.
* Electronics or Electro-Mechanical design & manufacturing environment.
* You enjoy working in a collaborative multidisciplinary team environment.
* Structured and methodical approach with good attention to detail.
* Aspiration to learn and develop competence.
* Flexible approach to work in a busy and changing environment.
* Self-disciplined and excellent time management skills
* Demonstrate initiative and commitment to a technical career path.
* 'Can do' attitude.

https://www.polytec.co.uk/jobs/30682/engineering-apprentice/technician.html

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