May 11, 2022

Apprentice Service Technician Pasadena, TX, United States | req837

  • Survitec Group Ltd
  • Pasadena, TX
Full-Time Installation - Maint - Repair Other QA-Quality Control Skilled Labor Supply Chain

Job Description


Vacancy Title: Apprentice Service Technician

Vacancy Location:  Houston, Texas

Engagement Type: Permanent, Full Time

Your Company

Survitec are the world’s largest survival technology provider. For over 166 years, we have been protecting lives in the air, on land and at sea, through the design, manufacture, and servicing of Survival Technology.

Today, we are a global community of 3,000 professionals with presence in 96 countries partnering with our customers to provide innovative solutions that reduce risk and help keep you safe.

That's why the world's leading maritime, defence & government, energy and aerospace organisations trust us when it matters most and why we have been awarded the Silver Award by the Defence Employer Recognition Scheme

Your New Role

Are you a driven eager individual ready to begin a new career working with exceptional Life Saving Products such as Life rafts and Emersion Suits?   Would you like to learn new skills and get fully qualified as a Service Technician? Great news Survitec has the role for you.

Reporting into the Assistant Operations Manager, our Marine division have an exciting opportunity to bring on board an Apprentice Service Technician’s on a permanent basis at our site in Houston, Texas.  

You as our new Apprentice Service Technician will be undertaking an Apprentice position to learn, develop and qualify as a qualified service technician within Survitec. Your role will involve you shadowing and supporting our qualified service technicians daily to service our safety products.

What You Can Expect from the Role

Key Responsibilities and accountabilities:

  • You will be supporting and shadowing the qualified Service Technicians to install, maintain and repair Survitec safety equipment to standard.
  • You be assisting specialists set up and test new products or processes; installs complex systems according to training and competence level, seeking guidance and support where needed
  • You will learn to carry out preventive maintenance inspections under supervision, developing the skills to identify and diagnose requirement for equipment and systems emergency repairs
  • Develop knowledge and understanding of Survitec policies and procedures and of relevant regulatory codes and codes of conduct to ensure own work adheres to those standards

You will have the opportunity to develop in your role and feel proud of the work you do. Working at Survitec is fast paced, challenging, and incredibly rewarding. This is not just another job; this is your career.

The Experience, Qualifications and Skills You Will Have


  • Educated to High School Level or Equivalent
  • Must be fluent in English both written and verbal
  • Flexible attitude with the ability to travel frequently
  • Driven energetic people person
  • Proficient user of Microsoft Word and Excel
  • You will have a passion for learning and developing
  • Team orientated but also comfortable working on your own initiative

Why You Should Work for Us

  • Health and Dental benefits
  • Short Term and Long-Term disability
  • Life Insurance, Optional life insurance
  • 5 paid sick days as per government regulations
  • 12 Paid statutory (Bank) holidays
  • Vacation time based on years of service

The safety of our colleagues and candidates is our top priority so for now, all interviews will be taking place via video call with our hiring managers.

Survitec is an equal opportunities employer. Our diverse global workforce protects lives, every single day. We are committed to cultivating an inclusive culture where our people feel valued, appreciated, and free to be who they are at work. Because, to provide service and excellence to our customers we must mirror their diversity. But more importantly because it is the right thing to do.



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