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Engineering Technician




St Neots


£19,170 rising to £27,537 in year 4.


By arrangement with site.


18+ due to qualification requirements for the role (can apply if in your last year of A levels or BTEC course).

Job Description:

This company's Power Technician 4 year programme contains a blend of academic study and practical skills training at their specialist in-house training facility. You will also experience 'on the job' competency development and assessment in some of the UK's leading power stations. By the end of your 4 years you will have achieved a HNC and may have the opportunity to study for a higher national diploma.


For the first 2 years of the 4 year programme you will attend Loughborough College, studying for a Higher National Certificate in Engineering Operations, this will be supplemented with a range of practical skills training held at their training facility. All accommodation and expenses whilst at College will be provided by RWE Generation. Following your HNC you will move on to your specialist area in your 3rd and 4th years. Years 1 and 2 - You will complete the following: Higher National Certificate in Engineering Operations at Loughborough College. NVQ 2 in Performing Engineering Operations at Loughborough College. IOSH Working Safely. Technical Skills Courses in Electrical, Mechanical, Operations and Control & Instrumentation at Ferrybridge Training Academy. Agree your specialist area of study from either: Electrical, Mechanical, Operations or Control & Instrumentation. Years 3 and 4 - You will be based at a power station, developing competency in your agreed specialist area, supported by power industry specialists and training staff. Specialist Technical Skills Courses. CMI Diploma in Team Leading. IOSH Managing Safely. Environmental & Chemistry Skills Courses. Competency Development and Assessment Portfolio at Technician Level. IET Eng Tech Application. You may also have the opportunity to work towards a Higher National Diploma in the final two years. Once you have successfully completed the programme, you can apply to be a Technician at one of their power stations. - See more at:


You must have, or predicted to achieve BTEC Diploma or Extended Diploma in an engineering subject or A Levels which include Mathematics and a Science.


This is an excellent opportunity to train as one of their Engineering Technicians.

Additional Information:

20th March 2017.


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