Engineering Technician Apprenticeship TELEDYNE UK LIMITED

A career as an apprentice at Teledyne e2v gives you the opportunity to work with us supporting the fields of healthcare, defense, aviation, and space Imaging. Your role will see you supporting the build, test, and development of the devices that we make to support these sectors

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

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Closing date: 01 Mar 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    We give yearly increases based on performance you could complete your apprenticeship and you could complete on £22000 There is also an option to complete the apprenticeship in 3 years

  • Working week

    8:00am – 4:00pm Monday-Thursday. 8:00am- 3:30pm Friday. 10:00am – 10:15am break, 12:30pm – 1:00pm lunch. College day and timings to be decided in September

    Total hours per week: 37.0

  • Expected duration

    4 Years

  • Possible start date

    02 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    20 Dec 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    4 available

What you will do in your working day

You will spend the first 2 years moving around the business, gaining Knowledge and skills in various disciplines including Mechanical and Electrical design through Production, Development and Process Engineering, Tasks include

  • Problem solving and fault finding on Devices
  • Design and manufacture of jigging
  • R&D activities on new devices

The training you will be getting

You will start with a block release at Colchester Institute to master the basic engineering disciplines (PEO level 2 qualification) and continue with day release for the duration of the scheme to gain your qualifications, BTECH level 3, NVQ Level 3 Engineering Technician apprenticeship.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

For Apprentices who achieve exceptional results, and who are keen to progress onto higher qualifications and engineering roles, there are excellent prospects to continue onto our Engineering Apprenticeship scheme and gain your degree. 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative


GCSE or equivalent 5 GCSE including english & maths (Grade level 4 with 5 at maths) Essential

Things to consider

You will get involved with local school projects to enhance the softer skills such as presentations and communication.

About the employer

Teledyne e2v is a global leader in specialised components and subsystems for innovative solutions in science, aerospace, defence and industrial applications. Our products do many things including saving people’s lives by finding and treating cancer, helping map our planet and the universe and freezing the atom down to 0° Kelvin. With a long and enviable history of technical and scientific innovation, Teledyne e2v is always working at the forefront of technology.




106 Waterhouse Lane





Chris Hawkins


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Training provider


Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience

Apprenticeship standard

Engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications

Employer's Application Instructions

You will be able to apply on the website go to careers and the apprentice scheme, read all about our scheme and apply This year will be virtual if you are successful you will take part in an interview, group exercises and an on line test

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

Apply now

Closing date: 01 Mar 2024