Technical Trainer - Electrical

Technical Trainer - Electrical

  • Location

    Manchester, Greater Manchester

  • Sector:

    Fire & Security

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  • Salary:

    £35000 - £40000 per annum + full benefit package

  • Contact:

    Jaimie Dickson-Davies

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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Technical Trainer

Technical Trainer / Electrical Trainer / Electrical Teacher / Electrical Lecturer

Develop and deliver training courses


About my client:

My client is one of the fastest-growing manufacturers of Video Door Entry, CCTV, Home Automation, Access Control, Intruder Alarm and Fire Alarm systems in the electronic security market right now, with over 60 years of experience, their products are sold in over 80 countries worldwide through an extensive technical and sales network.


I am seeking a Technical Trainer to be based out of my client's Centre of Excellence for Access Control in Manchester.

This role would suit someone who has a background of teaching or delivering training of an Electrical or Electronic subject already either for a private business or in an educational environment, or someone who is an Electrically biased Engineer/Manager who has experience or flare for training/mentoring and coaching Engineers who is entirely comfortable and has the confidence with public speaking in front of small groups.

About the role:

  • To develop and deliver training for my client's products using different delivery platforms such a PowerPoint, Microsoft Teams, Smart Boards etc, training will fluctuate between classroom, live web-based, and on-line learning.
  • Courses are delivered over 1 to 2 days to small groups of engineers, 3 to 4 in total - no working week is the same, some weeks there might be no physical classes, this time will be spent preparing new training content, brushing up on your product knowledge, supporting your tech colleagues.
  • This role is paying up to £40k annual salary plus company car.
  • Your main place of work will be Manchester, however you will be required to travel to my clients UK Head Office in Luton also to deliver training, attend product workshops yourself , also you will be required to visit with the companies customers too should the need arise.

**Please note that you will be given full training on my client's products and systems - however transferrable electrical qualification or experience is a MUST! **


  • Develop and deliver training courses on my client's products and systems specifically towards installation and maintenance engineers, system specifiers and end users.
  • Deliver live on-line training using video, and live stream technologies such as Microsoft Teams
  • Deliver internal courses for Technical Support, Customer Services, and Sales personnel
  • Maintain currency of courses as products and branding evolve
  • Produce tutorial videos for YouTube and on-line learning channels
  • Produce content for on-line learning courses
  • Maintain currency of Technical Bulletins and tutorial videos as products and branding evolve
  • Work with Technical Support, where required, to reduce call rates or duration

Core Skills required for this role:

  • Ability to present, be comfortable with public speaking and delivering training to small groups of 3 to 4 students at any given time.
  • Outstanding Interpersonal skills - able to relate to differing customer requirements
  • Experience of Microsoft Office
  • Experience of IT networking principles
  • Experience of electronics, and use of electronic test instruments such a Multi Metres

About you:

  • Be an Engineer yourself, stem from an electrical engineering background from within the electrical Fire and Security industry would be a HUGE plus but not an absolute requirement or have experience of teaching/coaching an Electrical/Electronic subject in an educational/private setting.
  • Have the natural ability and confidence to present - have exceptional presentation skills.
  • Have a proven track record of coaching/mentoring/training of Trainee Engineers, Apprentices, Students etc.
  • Exceptional knowledge of electrical installation regulations and requirements (BS 7671)
  • Understanding of basic video production techniques
  • On-Line learning content development and deployment
  • Aptitude to learn (as you will be delivering training on all my client's product range across the board)

If this role is of interest please do not delay in applying for this role, or call me on 0208 971 1893