Maintenance and Operations Engineering Technician - Field Service Dental Engineer Apprentice

With Global Dental Supplies Llp
Working in Ellesmere Port (view map)
Advanced Level Apprenticeship
Paying £180.00 per week
42 months duration

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About the apprenticeship

Global Dental; is looking for an enthusiastic engineering maintenance apprentices. The role will be varied and offer an excellent introduction into engineering to the successful candidate. Core roles will include;

  •  Working on production machinery
  •  Organisation of routine servicing schedules
  •  Checking and calibrating instruments
  •  Fitting new parts
  •  Quality inspections
  •  Emergency breakdowns
  •  Fixing faults, arranging for replacement equipment
  •  Equipment installation
  •  Following manufacturer's technical manuals
  •  Fault finding
  •  Using test instruments and tools

As an Apprentice you will receive on site support and development as well as off site training on a day release basis.

By the end of your Apprenticeship you will be able to :

  • To carry out and complete projects as scheduled each day in a engineering capacity
  • To manage personal parts inventory, balancing value with service capability
  • To continuously research and assess new product and market opportunities
  • To instrument and assist in compliance activities within the company

Future Roles and Responsibilities:

  • To carry out and complete all engineering projects as scheduled by the in house controller each day
  • Repairing and Servicing Dental Chairs, Suction Systems, Compressed Air Systems, X-Ray Machines and other such associated dental equipment
  • Managing parts inventory, balancing the value of parts held and the capability to deliver extremely high customer service
  • To spend time researching new products, and when working with the directors, assess and analyse potential for bringing to market
  • To assist in ensuring the company is entirely compliant to current regulations, and assist in compiling any necessary documents to support and uphold that
  • To work as a key part of the sales team, developing long-term relationships with clients through managing and interpreting their requirements to help the team achieve its overall target of 100 new practices in 2016
  • Working on after-sales support services and providing technical back up as required, including arranging and carrying out product training
  • Liaising with other members of the sales team and other technical experts, providing training and producing support material for other members of the sales and engineering team 

This is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate to start their engineering career with a supportive company.  

Future Prospects

To progress to a fully qualified Field Engineer