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Engineering, Design and Development Pathway
Technical Occupations Higher Technical Occupations Professional Occupations
Skilled occupations that a college leaver or an apprentice would be entering. Typically require qualifications at levels 2/3 Require more knowledge and skills acquired through experience in the workplace or further technical education. Typically require qualifications at levels 4/5 Occupations where there is a clear career progression from higher technical occupations, as well as occupations where a degree apprenticeship exists
Design and Development Technician
Design and develop parts of product and/or process technologies
Control & Instrumentation
Electrical
Mechanical
Piping
Structural
Process Development Technician
Railway Engineering Design Technician (L3)
Design and Development Technical Manager
Design and develop whole product and/or process technologies using a specific discipline or technology or application expertise
Applications Engineer
Product Development Manager
Senior CAD Engineer
Technical Coordinator
Design and Development Engineer
Design and develop a range of products and/or process technologies using discipline and applications specific expertise
Chemical Engineer
Mechanical Engineer
Medical Device/Medical Engineer
Decommissioning/Disposal Engineer
Design and Development Engineer
Engineering Business Manager
Maintenance/Test Engineer
Manufacture/Production Engineer, Product Support (including logistics)
Quality Assurance/Compliance Engineer
Research and Development Engineer
Supply Chain/Procurement
System Integration Engineer
Test/Qualification Engineer
Aircraft Propulsion
Rotating Machinery Applications
Control & Instrumentation
Electrical
Mechanical
Power Transmission and Distribution
Simulation & Modelling Engineer
Engineering, Manufacturing, Process and Control Pathway
Technical Occupations Higher Technical Occupations Professional Occupations
Skilled occupations that a college leaver or an apprentice would be entering. Typically require qualifications at levels 2/3 Require more knowledge and skills acquired through experience in the workplace or further technical education. Typically require qualifications at levels 4/5 Occupations where there is a clear career progression from higher technical occupations, as well as occupations where a degree apprenticeship exists
Fabrication and Welding Technologist
Detail to be added
Fabrication Technologist
Welding Technologist
Food and Science Manufacturing Operative/Technician
Operate semi-automated and automated plant and equipment to manufacture food and chemical products
Manufacturing and Process Operative/Technician
Assemble and construct complex engineering products
Modern Upholsterer
Traditional Upholsterer
Electrical Maintenance
Bed Manufacturer
Foam Convertor and Upholstery Cushion Interior Manufacturer
Furniture CNC Specialist
Furniture Finisher
Furniture Restorer
General Furniture Manufacturer
Modern Furniture Service Repairer
Modern Upholsterer
Wood Machinist
Manufacturing Engineer
Introduce complex technologies into the manufacturing environment and improve manufacturing technologies
Manufacturing Operative
Routine assembly of manufactured products
Inspection/Quality
Logistics/Material
Production Processing/Finishing
Production/Assembly
Foundry Material & Process Control Technician
Foundry Post Casting Technician
Foundry Production Technician
Inspection & Quality Assurance Technician
Metal Casting Furnace & Ladle
Methods Development Technician
Pattern & Model Making Technician
Commercial Laundry
Dry/Wet Cleaning
Plant Operative/Technician
Operate plant and equipment for a part/sub process
Manufacturing, Plant and Process Technologist
Develop and improve technology of the manufacturing plant and equipment for a whole process
Engineering Services Manager
Asphalt & Pavements
Cement & Cementitious Products
Clays (Heavy and White)
Concrete (Readymix & Precast/Prestressed)
Mineral Extraction
Process Development Technician
Technical Service Manager
Technical Finishing Technician
Technical Weaving Technician
Plant and Process Engineer
Develop and improve the operation and development of manufacturing processes and systems and enable them to operate safely and efficiently
Print and Packaging Operative/Technician
Operate complex manufacture of printed matter and packaged goods
Packaging Technician
Print Operative (L2)
Post-Press Technician
Pre-Press Technician
Press Technician
Print and Packaging Technologist
Develop and apply new and improve existing technologies for print and packaging manufacturing
Packaging Technologist
Print and Packaging Engineer
Details to be added
Quality Improvement and Project Control Technician
Maintain and improve product and process integrity and quality, production and process efficiency, and the overall health and safety of the working environment
Aerospace Manufacturing Electrical / Mechanical & Systems Fitter
Aerospace Manufacturing Fitter
Aircraft Maintenance Fitter/Technician (Fixed & Rotary Wing)
Airworthiness, Planning, Quality & Safety Technician
Machinist - Advanced Manufacturing Engineering
Maritime Electrical Fitter
Maritime Fabricator
Maritime Mechanical Fitter
Maritime Pipeworker
Mechatronics Maintenance Technician
Product Design & Development Technician
Technical Support Technician
Toolmaker and Tool and Die Maintenance Technician
Clean Water Process Operative
Waste Water Process Operative
Quality Improvement and Project Control Manager
Maintain and improve the integrity and quality of complex products and processes, improve whole production and process technologies, and the overall health and safety of the working environment
Asset Management Engineer
Control Engineer
Design Engineer
Electrical Project Engineer
Operational Delivery Engineer
Planning Engineer
Engineer Surveyor (Electrical)
Engineer Surveyor (Mechanical)
Quality Manager
Safety Engineer
Supplier Assurance Manager
Quality Improvement, Health & Safety Professional
Direct and manage overall product and process integrity and quality, and the health and safety of a whole workplace
Maintenance, Installation & Repair Pathway
Technical Occupations Higher Technical Occupations Professional Occupations
Skilled occupations that a college leaver or an apprentice would be entering. Typically require qualifications at levels 2/3 Require more knowledge and skills acquired through experience in the workplace or further technical education. Typically require qualifications at levels 4/5 Occupations where there is a clear career progression from higher technical occupations, as well as occupations where a degree apprenticeship exists
Manufacturing/Process Maintenance Operative/Technician
Maintain and repair production and process plant and equipment in manufacturing
Mechanical Maintenance Engineer
Multi-skilled Maintenance Engineer
Electrical & Instrumentation
Emergency Response Craftsperson
Network Pipelines Maintenance Craftsperson
Pressure Management
Gas Network Operative (L2)
Electrical System & Process Control Technician
Electrical Technician
Electromechanical Technician
Instrumentation Technician
Mechanical Technician
Plant Operations Technician
Wind Turbine Technician
Overhead Lines
Substation Fitting
Underground Cables
Electrical
Instrumentation Control & Automation
Mechanical
Clean Water
Waste Water
Waste Water: Sewerage Network Technician
Waste Water: Treatment Technician
Water Distribution: Leakage Technician
Water Distribution: Network Technician
Water Treatment: Process Technician
Legionella Risk Assessor
Water Treatment Equipment Technician
Water Treatment Operations Supervisor
Manufacturing/Process Maintenance Advanced Technician
Test and commission power generation, transmission and distribution plant to confirm the successful installation and operation of new and refurbished plant and equipment to prescribed specifications
Manufacturing/Process Maintenance Engineer
Improve and develop manufacturing and engineering systems
Automation
Mechanical
Production
Service, Repair and/or Overhaul Operative/Technician
Install, maintain and service plant and equipment
Act as Safety Person for Another Tradesperson Undertaking a Hazardous Maintenance Task
Assist with Aircraft Functional Checks on Non-Complex Systems
Undertake Aircraft Assisted Escape System (AAES)
Undertake Avionic Component Replacement
Undertake Mechanical Component Replacement
Work Safely with Others on Aircraft Armament Systems
Coach Builder
Electrical
Mechanical
Mechelec
Electrical and Eletronic
Fabrication
Maintenance
Materials, Processing and Finishing
Mechanical Manufacturing
Technical Support
Healthcare Estates
Healthcare Medical Devices
Aviation
Coach-building & Trim
Marine
Steam (Boiler-smith)
Steam (Mechanical Overhaul)
Vehicle Mechanical
Escalator & Moving Walk Installation
Escalator & Moving Walk Service & Repair
Lift Installation
Lift Service & Repair
Overhead Lines
Substation Fitting
Underground Cables
Electrification
Overhead Lines
Signalling
Telecoms
Track Advanced Technician
Traction & Rolling Stock
Electrification
Overhead Lines
Rail Systems
Signalling
Telecoms
Track
Traction & Rolling Stock
Lifting Platform Installation
Lifting Platform Service & Repair
Service Lift Installation
Service Lift Service & Repair
Stairlift Installation
Stairlift Service & Repair
Installation, Service, Repair and/or Overhaul Advanced Technician
Install, maintain and service plant and equipment using application and/or context specific expertise
Automotive Problem Solving Senior Technician
Chief Engineer (Shipping)
Civil Engineering
Command Control & Communications
Operations
Power
Rolling Stock
Systems Engineering
Track
Engine Build & Process Technician
Propulsion Test
Electrical, Mechanical or Building Services
Rail Civil Engineering
Rail Systems Integration
Signalling & Control Systems
Telecoms, Networks & Digital
Track Engineering
Traction & Rolling Stock
Electrification Advanced Technician
Overhead Lines Advanced Technician
Rail Sytems Advanced Technician
Signalling Advanced Technician
Telecoms Advanced Technician
Track Advanced Technician
Traction & Rolling Stock Advanced Technician
Installation & Service Engineer
Build and install plant and equipment using application and/or context specific expertise
Electronic Engineer
Planning & Commissioning Director
Electrical, Mechanical or Building Services
Rail Civil Engineering
Rail Systems Integration
Signalling & Control Systems
Telecoms, Networks & Digital
Track Engineering
Traction & Rolling Stock
Electrical, Mechanical or Building Services
Rail Civil Engineering
Rail Systems Integration
Signalling & Control Systems
Telecoms, Networks & Digital
Track Engineering
Traction & Rolling Stock
Telecommunications Engineer