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Product Design & Development Technician

Improving product performance and efficiency while researching and developing new manufacturing ideas and systems.

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Information & Requirements

Supporting activities range from early concept feasibility, design and development stages right through to final preparation for launch and customers.

Duties may include working in a research and development environment, rapid prototyping, assembly and testing, validating and analysing performance, problem solving, material applications and manufacturing techniques.

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Career Paths

This qualification can lead to paths such as Mechanical Design Engineer, Product Engineer, Quality Engineer in sectors such Sectors include Automotive, Aerospace, Electronics, Mechanical, Marine, Electrical, Metal goods and Other Transport Equipment.

Your employer may offer opportunities to progress onto a higher apprenticeship or advance to gain a degree level qualification.

Related Vacancies

Take a look below at our current vacancies. Can’t see what you are looking for? Complete a general application and our Recruitment Team will endeavour to match you up with an employer as new opportunities arise.

Engineering Technician Apprentice

Quartzelec are recruiting for an intelligent and capable apprentice to get involved in all aspects of engineering process within the rotating machines industry, with the opportunity to ultimately work within their Project Engineering department.

Annual Salary: £11,716

Hours: 38 per week, Monday – Friday

Closing Date: 14th June 2021

Mechanical Engineering Apprentice

The role will offer the individual to get involved in all aspects of engineering process within the rotating machines industry. Machine shop activities, generator/motor build, mechanical fitting, electrical testing, CAD and engineering design are all areas in which you will gain experience and find your place.

Annual Salary: £11,716

Hours: 38 per week, Monday – Friday

Closing Date: 13th June 2021

Engineering Apprentice – Food & Drink

Kraft Heinz are looking to recruit for two individuals to join their team of highly skilled engineers. During the apprenticeship you will be learning both mechanical and electrical engineering skills to implement the maintenance of the machinery and equipment to ensure the smooth continuous operation.

Annual Salary: £15,554

Hours: 39 per week, Monday – Friday

Closing Date: 21st June 2021

Our Clients

MGTS has built long-standing relationships with some of the biggest names in industry, providing apprenticeship training for the next generation of the workforce, and upskilling experienced staff. Our clients include:

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Ready to start your career? Apply to MGTS today to find your perfect Apprenticeship and earn while you learn with professional qualifications and training.