Technicians are vital to society. And their skills are needed now more than ever.

The demand for technicians is growing. Their diverse skills are critical to the UK’s performance in the global business arena. Yet we face a growing skills shortfall.

By training to be a technician, you could work for some of the top employers across the UK. And with opportunities available right now in an incredible range of exciting sectors including music, gaming, aerospace, film, automotive, fashion and more, there has never been a better time to become a technician. Make it happen.

Find out more about the variety of Technician roles.

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Meet the technicians

Graeme

Mechanical Technician

Graeme assembles key components for the largest experiment on earth

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Victoria

Vacuum technician

Victoria’s technical skills have given her the tools to travel the world.

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Tom

Research and teaching technician

Tom’s revealing the secrets of climate change with mud from around the world.

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Baldeep

Design Engineer

Baldeep is working hard to help make the future of high-speed flight a reality

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Claire

Electronics Technician for Particle Physics

Claire has the job she always dreamed of – using her natural creativity to test the theories of physics.

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Michael

Equipment Technician

Michael has his sights firmly set on the future.

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Brian

Field Team Leader

Brian’s involved in a UK-wide project to install smart meters in every home.

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Joe

Process Technician

As a Process Technician, Joe keeps everything running smoothly.

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Molly

Apprentice Mechanical Fitter

Molly never thought she would do a job in engineering. Now she’s helping build some of the world’s most recognisable trucks.

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Are you a technician? What’s your story?