Apprentice Production Engineering Technician (Electronics) (1) ANTECH LIMITED

The position entails working in the electronics production and test department working on manufacture, testing/assembly of products.

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Closing date: 18 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    40 hours per week Days and Times TBC

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    24 months

  • Possible start date

    22 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    16 Aug 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

The position entails working in the electronics production and test department working on manufacture, testing/assembly of products. You will report directly to the Electronics Production Team Leader for the scheduling of your workload. In your work you will need to interact and develop good professional relationships with all co-workers in order for all of our jobs to be done effectively. The business also relies on good supportive relationships with its vendors and clients for success.

Key Job Accountabilities

  • Order components for assemblies, completing the appropriate paperwork for full product traceability.
  • Complete assembly records and test records for all products.
  • Order components and PCB’s for Electronics assemblies.
  • Assemble electronic assemblies PCA’s, control boxes, test boxes etc.
  • Work with mechanical engineers on projects that include various engineering aspects assembling, wiring and testing electronic assemblies.
  • Ensure electronics documentation is complete and accepted prior to shipping products.
  • Production Testing e.g. Temperature testing.
  • Maintaining Stores.
  • Ordering and dealing with suppliers.
  • Keeping the workshop safe, tidy and organised.
  • Perform acceptance tests. (Function, vibration, temperature tests, also any other acceptance tests that are required).

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Practical approach to work.
  • Ability to learn new tasks.
  • Able to work in a developing environment.

Personal qualities

A studious individual who wishes to progress in engineering in a SME environment.

Qualifications required

  • Minimum of 3 GCSE's or equivalent (this includes A-C in Maths and English).

Future prospects

Future employment if applicable. Option to progress onto the Advanced Apprenticeship if applicable.

Things to consider

Please consider the distance of travel when applying for an apprenticeship vacancy. If you live outside of a reasonable commuting distance from the place of work an explanation of your travel plans will be expected within your application. The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.50 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year. Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year. The minimum wage rates are £5.60 an hour for 18-20 year olds and £7.05 for anyone aged 21 and over. Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

About the employer

At AnTech, we provide products and drilling services to the upstream oil and gas industry. We design, manufacture and test all our equipment in-house, spanning all areas of mechanical, electronic and software design engineering. Our products are used all over the world by the top three industry service providers while our Coiled Tubing Drilling Services are directly targeted at oil and gas operators with declining fields that are wanting to take advantage of our downhole CTD equipment in underbalanced drilling conditions. Our products are rated to the highest industry standards onshore and offshore and in some cases are designed to be used in Zone 1 environments. These standards include ISO 9001, ATEX, IECEx and API 6A. Our portfolio includes equipment for permanent monitoring, coiled tubing, data acquisition, wireline and perforating projects. Our Coiled Tubing Drilling bottom hole assemblies (BHAs) are designed for drilling hole sizes between 3-5/8" and 8-1/2". We run this equipment as a service and is applicable for underbalanced, re-entry, grass root and through-tubing operations on e-coil. If required, our team of engineers can also provide AnTech's Integrated Management (AIM) services for Operators that would like project management services, resulting in one point of contact during operations.




Unit 7, Newbery Commercial Centre



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Training provider

  • Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Engineering.
  • Level 2 BTEC extended certificate in Engineering.
  • Employment rights and responsibilities.
  • Personal Learning and thinking skills.
  • Functional Skills in English, Maths and IT (If applicable).

Apprenticeship framework

Improving Operational Performance

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Exeter College


Charlotte Wylie

Employer's Application Instructions

If you are interested in applying for this vacancy then please click on the 'Apply Now' link and complete our Application Form.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 18 Oct 2017