multi-skilled trainee technician

Trainee wage of £18,000 + funded NVQ or BTEC in Electrical and Electronics Engineering

Opportunity for permanent employment in a product testing laboratory and learn Electrical and Electronics engineering leading to a BTEC qualification.

This is an amazing opportunity to gain experience of working in a UKAS accredited testing laboratory and achieve a recognised qualification - all whilst getting paid a salary!

We’re welcoming applications from individuals who are either looking for their first step into the world of science and engineering, or perhaps have gained some industry experience but keen to work towards fulfilling their true career potential. Whatever your background, come and discover the impact you can make when you’re equipped, encouraged, and inspired to perform to your very best

The Role

You’ll be involved in all the processes and facilities used to evaluate product safety and environmental performance.

As part of our highly skilled product testing and certification team you will be supported with full training and develop a good general knowledge of all the laboratory activities.

You will assist the Testing Team with the following:

• Routine maintenance, calibration and verification of test equipment in accordance with laboratory standards and procedures

• Producing routine calibration reports of test equipment

• Supervised testing of customer products in accordance with British, European, and International standards

• Servicing and development of test equipment and facilities

• Supporting continuous improvement efforts within the business

What you’ll need to be considered for the Multi-Skilled Technician role:

• GCSE Mathematics, Science, and English Language (grade A*-C / 9-4) or equivalent

• Good working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint

• Hard working and self-motivated, with a keen interest to learn and develop your career in a science and engineering subject

• Ability to work in a fast paced and challenging environment whilst meeting tight deadlines

• Professional interpersonal skills, and a team player with a committed, flexible and positive approach to work

Why work for us?

• Contract of Employment - subject to 6 months probationary period and completion of training period (2 years) •

You’ll complete fully funded NVQ and/or a BTEC in Electrical/Electronics Engineering • Annual wage (subject to National minimum requirements)

• 24 days annual leave plus bank holidays

• Opportunities for career development and progression

• Company pension

You will work from our UK Test Centre in Market Drayton, Shropshire.

How to Apply

All applications for this Multi-Skilled Technician vacancy are to be submitted online and strictly no agency calls or agency CV submissions. Shortlisting of applications and interviews for this role will take place while the advert is live; the advert will close once the successful candidate is found. Candidates are therefore encouraged to submit applications as soon as possible.

Please note, we are currently unable to offer UKVI sponsorship for this role