Level 3 Engineering Technician – Mechatronics Maintenance Technician

What can you expect?

Mechatronics Maintenance Technicians ensure that plant and equipment perform to the required standard to facilitate production targets regarding Safety, Quality, Delivery and Cost. Typically, work involves a broad range of activities including installation, testing, fault finding and on-going planned maintenance.

This requires the application of a complex blend of skills, knowledge, and behaviours across a variety of disciplines.

What you will study?

  • Carrying out fault diagnosis on engineered systems.
  • Carrying out preventative planned maintenance on engineered systems.
  • Assembling and testing fluid power systems.
  • Maintaining mechanical devices and equipment.
  • Wiring and testing electrical equipment and circuits.

What qualifications will you acquire at the end of the programme?

Level 2 Diploma Advanced Manufacturing & Engineering (Foundation Competence)

Level 3 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering – Mechatronics Maintenance Technician (Development Competence)

Level 3 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Development Knowledge)

Typical Duration

48 months

Entry Level Requirements

A minimum of three GCSEs at grade 5 (or C) or above, including mathematics, English and science, technology, or engineering-related subject.

Applicants are required to successfully complete the AMRC and Employer recruitment and selection process to secure a place on an apprenticeship programme.

Things to consider

Unless exemptions apply, year 1 apprentices are required to live full time in Sheffield for 24 weeks in university accommodation so that they can attend the University of Sheffield AMRC Training Centre in Sheffield.              

Future programme years apprentices are required to continue attending the University of Sheffield AMRC Training Centre in Sheffield, for example, 1 day per month which will require travel and overnight hotel accommodation.              

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