Remanufacturing Engineer

Average Salary
£21,840
Job Forecast
+1%
Currently Employed in Scotland
3,901
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What is a Remanufacturing Engineer

Restore the quality of different products and reduce the spread of waste to protect the future of the planet.

You have the opportunity to work across a range of sectors such as automotive and science. Help businesses reduce their carbon footprint and make a positive impact on the world. 

Top 3 job tasks:

  • Disassemble a product into core components and reassemble it.
  • Create new remanufacturing strategies.
  • Ensure products retain original specifications.

Getting in and Qualifications

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If you are planning on becoming a Remanufacturing Engineer, there are different options to choose from.

Useful subjects:

  • Civil engineering
  • Science
  • Maths
  • Design
  • Mechanical engineering  

Entry requirements for courses can change. Always contact the college, university or training provider to make sure you have the right information.

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You could do an apprenticeship, study for a degree at university or gain work experience.

Remanufacturing Engineers have engineering knowledge, so it is worth undertaking a foundation apprenticeship in a related subject, such as Engineering.

A relevant Engineering Modern Apprenticeship could be a useful credential to have. A Business  and Administration Apprenticeship is another option to consider because it will help you build up your commercial awareness.

Another option is to do Graduate Apprenticeship in Engineering: Design and Manufacturing.

Find out more about apprenticeships in Scotland.

Studying for a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering at university is a good way to improve your skills.

Gain a better understanding of the industry by working as an intern at organisations like the Scottish Institute for Remanufacture.