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Product Technical Support Apprentice Harting Ltd

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.

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

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Closing date: 31 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £15,000.00

  • Working 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.

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    42 months

  • Possible start date

    28 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    20 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001741011

  • Positions

    1 available

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.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

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

Personal qualities

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

Desired qualifications

  • 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

Future prospects

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

Things to consider

  • 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

About the employer

HARTING Ltd is part of the HARTING Technology Group, an established global leader supplying 3 lifelines of industrial technology – data, signals and power – with 14 production sites and 43 sales companies worldwide. 

Employer

Harting Ltd

Address

51 Caswell Road, Brackmills Industrial Estate

NORTHAMPTON

NN4 7PW

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Training

Training provider

MILTON KEYNES COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Milton Keynes College

Contact

Cat Brown apprenticeships@mkcollege.ac.uk

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

Apprenticeship standard

Engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)


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.

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Closing date: 31 Oct 2021