Sertec - Level 3 - Technical Support Technician Apprenticeship

  • Company: Sertec Group Holdings Ltd
  • Location: Birmingham, B46 1JU
  • Type: Apprenticeship
  • Salary: £241.50 per week
  • Sector: Engineering and Manufacturing Technologies
  • Ref: VAC-00375
  • Application Deadline Date: 01/07/2022
  • Start Date: 05/09/2022
  • Positions Available: 3
  • Working Week: Mon-Thurs 8:00am-4:30pm and Fri 8:00am-12:30pm (36.50 hrs). Increases to 39hrs on return to company

Brief Description

Technical Support is the pathway whereby you will sample different roles. You will provide engineering support to all production areas within the business so as to gain insight into different company processes.

Qualifications Required

5 GSCEs, or equivalent, at C grade or above (Grade 5-9), (including Maths, English and
Science).

Personal Qualities

Sertec are looking for the best. Whilst academic success is important, so too is your drive and determination to work within the automotive engineering industry.

Sertec are also searching for people who exhibit:
A willingness to work as part of a team
An ability to take and follow instruction
Keen attention to detail

Skills Required

Genuine interest in engineering and technology based subjects
Excellent problem solving skills
The enthusiasm to learn new things

Future Prospects

On completion of your level 3 apprenticeship, you may also move on to study a HNC or Degree level qualification when you join the Technical Support team as a technician.

Vacancy Detail

Sertec has proven world class performance supplying quality parts to world class customers within the automotive industry. Our exceptional success is based upon our constant awareness that our people are our most valued resource and we work together to be the best at what we do!
Today we are one of the largest independent manufacturers of presswork and assemblies in Europe, producing and distributing millions of parts per week across several sites in the UK, Europe and Asia.

What does a Technical Support Apprenticeship involve?

Technical Support is the pathway whereby you will sample different roles. You will provide engineering support to all production areas within the business so as to gain insight into different company processes.

Typical duties include:

Assisting with the introduction of new work to the business
Developing new manufacturing cells to fall in line with the introduction of new processes
Investigating and implementing improvement projects
What does a Sertec apprenticeship involve?

As an Engineering apprentice you will undertake a structured 4 year development programme, where you will have the opportunity to develop your knowledge and skills whilst working directly with industry professionals. You will gain practical experience, alongside college based learning which will provide you with the best start to your career in Engineering.

You will spend your first year at our Training Provider’s training centre completing Level 2 foundation skills and you will work towards your level 3 BTEC, on your return to company, you will complete an NVQ level 3 and dependent on your commitment and progress, you may also move on to study a HNC or Degree level qualification.

Why choose a Sertec Apprenticeship?

Sertec Apprentices will be provided with numerous opportunities to develop, throughout the programme and beyond. During the programme you will be supported by dedicated mentors as you undertake a variety of placements across the business, allowing you to learn directly from the experts. You will also gain industry recognised qualifications alongside hands-on experience within the automotive industry.

Other Information

This apprenticeship role means undertaking placements across different sites.

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