Science, Engineering & Production Technicians 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.
- Sets up apparatus for experimental, demonstration or other purposes
- Undertakes tests and takes measurements and readings
- Performs calculations and records and interprets data
- Otherwise assists technologists as directed.
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.