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Science, engineering or production technician n.e.c.

Job holders in this unit group perform a variety of technical support functions not elsewhere classified in MINOR GROUP 311: Science, Engineering and Production Technicians.

Entry Reqirements

Entry varies from employer to employer. Entrants usually possess GCSEs/S grades, a BTEC/SQA award or an Intermediate GNVQ/GSVQ Level II. Professional qualifications are available and may be required in some areas of work.

Typical Education Level

Level 1-3

Typical Tasks

  • Sets up apparatus for experimental, demonstration or other purposes.
  • Undertakes tests and takes measurements and readings.
  • Performs calculations and records and interprets data.
  • Assists technologists as directed.

Desired Skills

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