Electrical Calibration Operator

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 1311708175-2
  • Date Posted: 2 May 2024
  • Apprentice Employer: Carbon 60
  • Location: Bolton, Lancashire
  • Apprentice Pay: On Application
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Commercial & QS
  • Apprenticeship Type: Contract
  • Work Hours: Full Time

About this Apprenticeship

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the nature of this business, applicants MUST be UK British Citizens ONLY

Our client is looking for a electrical calibration operator that will be based full time in Bolton on a 12 month contract. The successful candidate must have an Electrical Apprenticeship in one of the following

  • Approved Apprenticeship/Apprenticeship Framework/Modern Apprenticeship
  • Vocational G or H Units with Further Education, City & Guilds Parts 1, 2 & 3
  • Vocational TR23 Units with Further Education, ONC or City & Guilds Parts 1, 2 & 3
  • Vocational NVQ3 with Further Education, BTEC ONC/HNC

You will be valued member of the Manufacturing function and you will be tasked to carry out routine calibration of Special To Type Test Equipment (STTE) and Commercial Off The Shelf (COTS) equipment.


Your responsibilities will include but not to be limited to:

  • Working in a multi discipline team to support the Operations team.
  • Initial calibration, routine calibration and maintenance of test and measurement equipment.
  • Ensure that both factory and proprietary test and measuring equipment is maintained in line with current procedures.
  • Carry out calibration and repair tasks in accordance with departmental processes and procedures.
  • Generating clear and comprehensive calibration/maintenance records for trace-ability purposes.

Skillset/experience required:

The successful Electrical Calibration Operator will have the following skills and experience to carry out the duties assigned to the role:

  • Generate clear and comprehensive calibration & maintenance records.
  • Experience of calibrating COTS/Special to Type Test Equipment
  • Experience of calibrating electrical equipment such as Power Supplies, Multimeters, Oscilloscopes, Function Generators, etc.
  • Experience of In-service Inspection and Testing of Electrical Equipment
  • Be competent in following manufacturer's instructions.
  • A good understanding of SAP would be desirable.
  • Time served apprenticeship/modern apprenticeship or NVQ Level 3
  • City & Guilds part 2 & 3/ONC/HNC in Electronics
  • Experience of working on Environmental Stress Screening Facilities (ESS) desirable.

If you are interested in this position and would like to know more, please contact Carbon60 Fareham where one of our consultants will be more than happy to speak with you.

Carbon60, Lorien & SRG - The Impellam Group STEM Portfolio are acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.