An Automation and Controls Engineering Technician is responsible for installing and maintaining a range of software and hardware for automation systems. The Technician will work as part of a multidisciplinary team, software and hardware specific to the industry and different programming tools, techniques and languages.
The apprentice will learn, work, earn and achieve a qualification all at the same time.
To achieve the apprenticeship they will complete the following:
• An industry designed and recognised apprenticeship
In this apprenticeship, you will undertake a Technical Engineering Qualification covering at least one of the following areas: Electrical/Electronic Engineering, General Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering or Operations Engineering.
The apprentice will work towards the following Functional Skills:
• Mathematics up to Level 2
• English up to Level 2
For learners who have not achieved GCSEs (A-C or equivalent) in Maths and English will have to undertake Functional Skills in English and Maths.