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ENGINEERING TECHNICIANS “MY TRADE MANUFACTURES, MODIFIES AND REPAIRS EVERYTHING FROM AIRCRAFT COMPONENTS TO GROUND EQUIPMENT” GENERAL TECHNICIAN WORKSHOPS A General Technician Workshops repairs and even makes essential parts needed for our aircraft, vehicles and equipment. It is a highly skilled job. You’ll use kit like lathes, drilling machines and welding equipment to carry out precision engineering tasks and the work is based in either a specially equipped workshop or an aircraft maintenance hangar. 36 ENTRY REQUIREMENTS AGE 16 – 48 must attest before 48th birthday GUIDELINE ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS GCSEs at Grade C (Grade 4 to 5 with effect from Aug 17) or equivalent in English Language, Mathematics or SCE Standard Grades at Grade 2/Scottish National 5 in English, Mathematics and an approved science/technology-based subject. NATIONALITY You must be a citizen of the UK or the Republic of Ireland, holder of dual UK/other nationality or have been a Commonwealth citizen since birth. TO FIND OUT MORE SEARCH: RAF ENGINEERING