Harting Ltd

Product Technical Support Apprentice - Advanced (Level 3)

Harting Ltd (Employer)

Milton Keynes College (Training Provider)

Annual wage £15,000.00
37.5 hours per week Monday - Friday - 8.30am to 5.30pm Monday to Thursday and 8.30am to 1.00pm Friday. There may be some flexibility. Shifts TBC.
42 months (duration)
23 August 2021(start date)
Engineering technician (apprenticeship standard)
8 August 2021 (application closing date)
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Job Description

At HARTING Ltd, the Product Technical Support Apprentice will work within our Product and Applications Team reporting to the Product and Applications Manager. You will provide technical and engineering support to our customers and other HARTING personnel.

Responsibilities

Responsibilities:

  • Develop technical knowledge in line with market trends and developments
  • Develop a good knowledge of HARTING products and services
  • Deliver technical engineering support to customers, internal/external on Value Added Business projects
  • Utilise all resources available to provide a professional and timely design service to all customers
  • Maintain and expand knowledge of relevant specifications, legislation and procedures
  • Develop knowledge with IT software systems including SAP and CRM systems
  • Where appropriate, provide suggestions for improving original customer designs
  • Provide assistance to other members of the Product and Applications team as required
  • Assist with providing relevant technical training to our Internal Sales Department
  • General administration duties

Company Benefits (some benefits apply to 18+):

  • Holiday buy and sell scheme
  • Pension
  • Cash plan
  • Private medical cover
  • Critical illness cover
  • Life insurance 4 x salary
  • Cyclescheme

Please note:

We reserve the right to close this advertisement early if we receive a high volume of suitable applications. We advise you to submit your applications early to prevent disappointment.

Future Prospects

  • A permanent position may be on offer as Project Specialist upon successful completion of the Apprenticeship

Reality Check

  • Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week). For more information please visit: https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates

Skills Required

  • Effective communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Experience with Microsoft programs; Word, Excel, Outlook

Qualities Required

  • Enthusiastic and eager to learn
  • Possesses a passion for Engineering and how things work
  • Logical and methodical
  • A team-player
  • Positive work ethic

Qualifications Required

  • GCSE Standard Grade 4/C or above (or equivalent) including maths and a science subject
  • Desirable: A-Level qualification or equivalent in a Technical / Science subject

Training Provided

  • Level 3 Engineering Technician Apprenticeship Standard
  • Training with Milton Keynes College
  • Ongoing training, support and development with the employer
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