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Engineering Technician

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As an apprentice Engineering Technician, you’ll spend four years gaining experience through a variety of engineering placements.

What does the apprenticeship include?


The Engineering Technician Apprenticeship Programme is a combination of off-the-job training at a local college of further education, and on-the-job training across a variety of engineering functional disciplines.

Working towards both practical and academic targets, this competency based a programme takes up to four years to complete, building on your technical skills, knowledge and transferable skills.

You'll be joining our team of highly skilled and dedicated employees working across the Naval Ships business area - the team that designs and builds a full range of complex surface ships.   


What is the salary?

From day one you will be earning a competitive salary with increases related to performance against objectives and behaviours.

What you’ll need


What qualifications will I get?


A typical apprenticeship for this opportunity will see you gain the following qualifications:

  •  Year 1: SVQ Level 2 – Performing Engineering Operations, Core Skills/Key Skills/Functional Skills, Employment Rights & Responsibilities, HNC in Engineering Systems
  •  Year 2: HND – Engineering Systems, SVQ level 3 Engineering Technical Support
  •  Year 3: HND – Engineering Systems, SVQ level 3 Engineering Technical Support
  •  Year 4: SVQ Level 3 – Engineering Technical Support 


What are the entry requirements?


Five National 5's at grade C or above including English, Maths and Physics (or equivalent) plus three Highers at grade C or above in English, Maths and a Science subject (or equivalent).

Applicants will also be expected to be medically fit as deemed necessary to perform the role, be eligible to work in the UK and be able to successfully achieve security clearance. 


This role is currently closed.