Advanced Apprenticeship Engineering Technician (Technical Support Technician )

Learner:Apprenticeships
Subject:Engineering
Level:3
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Technical Support Technicians, work as part of a team to provide technical support and expertise for all areas of the Engineering and Manufacturing function including communications software, test, analysis tools, measurement, off line programming, process control, performance and continuous improvement solutions, capacity planning, production scheduling/planning, product technical applications and capability, technical sales and marketing support, product development and innovation, engineering drawing, purchasing and/or supply of goods or services for engineering activities, quality control, inspection and e-commerce technologies as required. The requirements are designed to offer stretch and progression. You will be able to work with minimum supervision, taking responsibility for the quality, accuracy and timely delivery of the work you undertake. You will be proactive in finding solutions to problems and identifying areas for improving the business.

Engineering technicians in the aerospace, aviation, automotive, maritime defence and wider advanced manufacturing and engineering sectors are predominantly involved in highly skilled, complex work and must, as a minimum be able to:
• Apply safe systems of working
• Make a technical contribution to either the design, development, quality assurance, manufacture, installation, commissioning, decommissioning, operation or maintenance of products, equipment, systems, processes or services
• Apply proven techniques and procedures to solve engineering/manufacturing problems
• Demonstrate effective interpersonal skills in communicating both technical and non-technical information
• Have a commitment to continued professional development Engineering Technicians take responsibility for the quality and accuracy of the work they undertake within the limits of their personal authority. They also need to be able to demonstrate a core set of behaviours in order to be competent in their job role, complement wider business strategy and development. This will enable them to support their long term career development.

What do I need?

Candidates will be employed within the industry and will typically have 4 GCSEs at Grade C/4 or equivalent, including English, maths and a science. A mandatory requirement for Level 2 English and Maths will need to be completed prior to the end-point assessment.

Where can I progress next?

You can progress onto a Higher Level 4 Apprenticeship in Engineering.

Advanced Apprenticeship Engineering Technician (Technical Support Technician )
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Advanced Apprenticeship Engineering Technician (Technical Support Technician )
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Advanced Apprenticeship Engineering Technician (Technical Support Technician )
Location:
Bournville Campus (Longbridge)
Start date:
Flexible (23/24 Year)
Study mode:
Part time
Fees:
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Advanced Apprenticeship Engineering Technician (Technical Support Technician )
Location:
Bournville Campus (Longbridge)
Start date:
Flexible (24/25 Year)
Study mode:
Part time
Fees:
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