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AV/IT CAD Technician Apprenticeship Snelling Business Systems Limited

AV/IT CAD Technician to work as part of a team in providing professional AV/IT CAD services drawings to external and internal clients.

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Closing date: 30 Jun 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Monday – Friday, 8am – 5pm.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Jul 2022

  • Date posted

    14 Jan 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

  • AV/IT CAD Technician to work as part of a team in providing professional AV/IT CAD services drawings to external and internal clients
  • Within this role you will be responsible for creating full dimensioned AV/IT drawings to customer specifications, producing documents to comply with industry standards
  • You will be responsible for ‘marking up’ client supplied drawings with AV/IT service requirements
  • You will be responsible for producing ‘proof of concept’ layout drawings to assist with the specification of AV/IT solutions
  • You will assist with the production of schematic diagrams working in conjunction with a systems design engineer

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Competency in using 2D AutoCAD software package preferred
  • Competency in using 2D/3D software drawing package
  • Ability to convert verbal and written information into two dimensional drawings
  • Experience in using computer applications such as Microsoft products, ie; Word, Excel, Outlook

Personal qualities

  • Desire to learn and succeed, driven personality
  • Ability to communicate effectively, orally and in writing
  • Ability to maintain a sense of humour when working under pressure and to deadlines
  • Ability to effectively communicate with both technical and non-technical individuals
  • Desire to learn and further develop knowledge and abilities
  • Will step up and take ownership of tasks
  • Works well with others in team setting

Desired qualifications

  • Maths, English, and a science related GCSE, or equivalents, at grade A-C/7-4

Future prospects

  • Completion of the apprenticeships

Things to consider


  • Under some circumstances depending on workload, you may be asked to work outside of your contracted hours or weekends

About the employer

Snelling Business Systems are a national supplier of integrated audio visual systems and communications technology for business, education and leisure. Providing all aspects of audio visual integration from consultancy and design to the supply, installation and on-going maintenance - all backed by the service ethic that has made Snelling's renown for quality.


Snelling Business Systems Limited


Unit 23

Chestnumt Drive


NR18 9SB

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by W S Training Ltd


Apprenticeships 07764228405


Various training courses related to the AVIT industry will provided to focus on industry standards and technical product training along side a Level 3 Apprenticeship.

  • Avixa Certified Technology Specialist
  • Extron AV associates
  • AutoCAD Essentials
  • Various Manufacturer product specific training
  • Training courses will be provided at Snelling Business systems HQ and Various locations in the UK
  • Functional skills if needed

Working away:

  • Some projects will require on site support from a design role, this could be site surveying to support technical drawings.

Apprenticeship standard

Information communications technician

Level 3 (A level)

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