Apprentice Design Technician EA-RS FIRE ENGINEERING LTD

The Trainee Design Technician will learn to ensure that designs are in compliance with relevant British Standards, Contract Specifications and Fire Strategies but will be supported by a Senior Designer/Manager to ensure compliance before submission. EA-RS Fire Engineering is the Groups Centre of Excellence for Critical Infrastructure.

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Closing date: 24 Jun 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £18,000.00

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 08:30 - 17:00

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    30 Months

  • Possible start date

    29 Jun 2024

  • Date posted

    24 May 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000253327

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Use 2D or 3D software to produce sketches, schematics, models and detailed drawings
  • Check that drawings meet quality and technical standards
  • Find and fix inaccuracies or mistakes
  • Communicate with engineers, designers and project staff
  • Read and interpret engineers' drawings
  • Do mathematical calculations to work out Loop and Battery loads as well as aspirating system calculations
  • Keep accurate records of different versions of your design work
  • Document control - keep drawing transmittal up to date and issue to client portals

The training you will be getting

  • Design and Draughting skills, knowledge & behaviours - delivered in the workplace
  • Level 3 BTEC in construction and the built Environment - Day release or remote delivery
  • End Point Assesment - knowledge test, practical test and presentation/interview

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Possible progression onto becoming a Design Engineer Junior – Senior Level

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

IT skills

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4 or above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4 or above) Essential

About the employer

EA-RS Fire Engineering is the Groups Centre of Excellence for Critical Infrastructure, Commercial, Healthcare, Data Centres and encompasses over 25 years’ experience of engineering excellence. By offering a full end to end solution to our clients in these markets, our team can support any size and complexity of project and offer innovative and sustainable fire safety solutions.

Employer

EA-RS FIRE ENGINEERING LTD

Address

4 SWANBRIDGE IND ESTATE

BLACK CROFT ROAD

WITHAM

CM8 3YN

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Training

Training provider

T3 TRAINING & DEVELOPMENT LTD

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

Contact

William Mackintosh

will.mackintosh@t3-training.com

Apprenticeship standard

Engineering design and draughtsperson

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


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