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Level 3 Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Company Name:
Viking Test Ltd
Apprenticeship Framework/Standard:
Electrical / Electronic Engineering Level 3
Date Posted:
25 Apr 2019
Vacancy Type:
Working Hours:
Monday to Friday
Job Advert

Viking Test Ltd are offering a fantastic opportunity for a dynamic self starter aiming for a long career within the engineering sector. This position offers the opportunity to travel within the UK and abroad, and offers fantastic benefits and career prospects for the right person.

The successful candidate will be working with a small team of engineers on a wide range of business activities relating to printed circuit manufacture and similar industries

          You will be based at Viking’s premises in Petersfield, Hampshire and may be required to travel to service customers and visit suppliers in the UK, across Europe and the rest of the world

          You will be involved in a wide range of activities including installation and support of a variety of customer machinery including manual machining, chemical processing and electronic test equipment.

          There will be opportunities to be involved in all aspects of the business which can include: Helping customers to specify equipment for purchase, negotiation with suppliers, machine installation, machine servicing, customer support, workshop activities and machine design and assembly. The successful candidate will be highly motivated and interested in developing a very wide range of electro-mechanical skills


Qualifications required:

          5 GCSE's grade C (4) or above including Maths, English & Science (Physics & Chemistry preferably)


Desired skills:

          Basic knowledge of PCB manufacturing, together with electrical and mechanical engineering/maintenance experience.

          Preferably work experience with companies in this field.

          A person who has a genuine interest in PCB's and is a quick learner


Personal qualities:

          A person who has a quick, logical mind and not afraid to speak up with ideas they have

          A dedicated and hard worker at all times

          Results driven, possessing determination to see the job through to completion


  The successful candidate would need to be prepared to travel by car or train, sometimes for long distances to customer premises

          Apprentices may be required to work away from home at one of Viking’s customers and would therefore need to stay overnight in hotels

          Due to the nature of the business, a driving licence and passport will be required to fulfill this position