SUMMARY: Under direct supervision, learns & performs a wide variety of technical duties within the Engineering & Field Service departments whilst attending collage day release to obtain an NVQ Level 3 in Electronic Engineering. The duties and responsibilities may change from time to time without notice and include but are not limited to the duties described below.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
- To complete a programme of training to be conducted within the Engineering, Tech Support, and Field Service departments.
- To assist & become proficient in the build and testing of critical infrastructure Security & Detection Systems.
- To be competent in the use of Test Equipment ( DVM, Radiation meters and PAC tester).
- To attend internal product training.
- To assist in the repair & maintenance of Security & Detection Systems within Field Service.
- Attendance at college on a day release basis leading to recognised NVQ Level 3 qualification in Electronic Engineering.
- Carrying out such tasks and duties as directed by the Technical Manager / Departmental Supervisor that are calculated to contribute to the requisite levels of performance and competence.
In agreement with the Technical Manager / Departmental Supervisors, the job holder will be required to attend and complete a nationally recognised NVQ Level 3 training course. This will involve attendance at local educational establishments, on a “day release”, basis. This day release will form one of the 5 working days per week for this role, 40 hours per week.
OTHER RELATED ACTIVITIES AND ACTIONS:
To assist with technical duties in other Engineering departments, if requested by the Technical Manager, in liaison with the Departmental Supervisor, due to variations in workload, staff shortages or re-organisation.
BASIC TERMS & CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT:
There will be an entitlement to 25 days Holiday plus Bank holidays .
A company car or car expenses will be made available to the Apprentice, a company car will be subject to approval by the company insurers and use of a private car will be subject to business use insurance being in place as well as a clean, full driving license
In order to enter Leidos facilities in the U.S. and to attend Leidos events outside our facilities, employees are required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 or maintain proof of a negative COVID-19 test within 96 hours of entry. In addition, we are receiving guidance from certain customers that onsite contractor personnel will need to be fully vaccinated to access customer facilities. If you are not vaccinated, please consider getting your COVID-19 vaccination as soon as possible. If you have any questions, please contact your Talent Acquisition POC.
Leidos is a Fortune 500® technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, civil, and health markets. The company’s 43,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $13.7 billion for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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