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Technical Engineer Apprentice RADIUS SYSTEMS LIMITED

Great opportunity to train for your future and become skilled within Technical, Manufacturing and Quality departments. Throughout this Apprenticeship you will gain Engineering knowledge, working as a Technician Apprentice whilst studying towards a Level 4 qualification.

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Closing date: 12 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Performance increase review dependent on quality of work after 6 months. 25 days annual leave.

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm with 1 hour lunch break

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    42 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    27 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Gain industry experience and a degree level qualification whilst working for a successful, local, Transnational business. Day to day duties include:

  • Manufacturing (Extrusion & Injection molding)
  • Assembly
  • Testing
  • Inspection
  • Sales
  • Field installation
  • Planning
  • Quality
  • Product Development
  • Laboratories
  • Tool room
  • Standards

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?


  • Level 4 Engineering Manufacturing Technician Apprenticeship Standard
  • Level 4 Higher National Certificate in Engineering             

Delivery Method

  • Attendance at college will be required one day per week, term time.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Onsite departmental development plans for future positions within Product Development, Testing, Quality Functions, and Manufacturing Process areas.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative


GCSE or equivalent 5 subjects including Maths, English and Science (Grade Level 4/Grade C or equivalent) Essential
AS Level or equivalent Engineering or related - BTEC, A-Level, etc (Grade Pass/ Achieved) Essential

Things to consider

Additional training to take place at Loughborough College to develop knowledge, skills, and behaviours to accordance to this Apprenticeship. Please ensure you are able to travel before applying. Loughborough College reserves the right to withdraw this vacancy before the end date, following consultation with the employer.

About the employer

Radius systems designs and develops specialist safety critical plastic pipe and fittings for the gas, water, wastewater and renewable energy markets. The success of Radius within these markets has come from innovative products, high quality levels and the supply of robust solutions to meet customer requirements. The unique pipe systems have made them an established market leader.




Radius House Berristow Lane

South Normanton


DE55 2JJ

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Training provider



Hayley Cousins

Apprenticeship standard

Engineering manufacturing technician

Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

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