Trainee Engineering Technician

ATA Recruitment Ltd
Brandon, Suffolk
£25k - 30k per year + Bonus + Pension + 25 Days
08 Apr 2017
08 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Trainee Engineering Technician

  • £25,000 - £30,000 + Bonus + Pension + 25 Days

  • Healthcare + Life Assurance

    Commutable from: Cambridge, Bury St Edmonds, New Market, Downham Market, Ely

    ATA Recruitment is recruiting for a market leader in developing, building and servicing special purpose machinery, which is predominately used within materials manufacturing. Our client manufacturers a range of electro-mechanical systems supplied into various high-tech industries such as Automotive, Medical and Consumer Electronics.

    The UK operation was established over 20 years ago and boasts annual sales of £10.5 million and currently employs over 25 staff. This business is experiencing phenomenal growth and has organically grown by 22% FYE 2017 and ion on course to grow by a further 17%. As a result, they are now looking to recruit an Trainee Engineering Technician.

    Trainee Engineering Technician

  • Produce 2D designs, part, manufacturing and assembly drawings.
  • Create Bill of Materials outlining the various components needed for each machine.
  • Components can include base plates, machine cases, benches, grippers, mechanical torches.
  • Use change notes from production to modify designs, update bill of materials and re-submit to sub-contractors and production.
  • Provide technical support when required.
  • Some basic product testing.

Experience & Background for the Trainee Engineering Technician role:

  • An Apprentice, BTEC, HNC, HND or NVQ qualification in Mechanical Engineering.
  • Must have some 2D design experience using a CAD package.
  • Hands on practical minded engineer.
  • Enthusiastic with a “CAN DO” attitude.

The benefits:

This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a leading player within the industry. They offer an excellent working environment with attractive terms and conditions of employment, competitive rates of pay and the opportunity to progress to a Conceptual 3D Design Engineer role with 3-5 years.

How to Apply:

Please click “apply” or for further information, please contact Joanne Wilson at ATA Recruitment in Leicester on or alternatively, please email me an up to date copy of your CV to

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