Technician Roles, Skills, and Training in Industrial Biotechnology: An Analysis
68 Pages Posted: 9 Jan 2017 Last revised: 3 Apr 2017
Date Written: December 6, 2017
This paper examines the duties, skills and training of the technicians who work in industrial biotechnology in the UK. It examines how employers in industrial biotechnology strive to fill technician roles and outlines some of the problems they face in trying to do so, drawing conclusions for policy-makers.
Keywords: Technicians, Apprenticeships, Training, Advanced manufacturing, industrial biotechnology
JEL Classification: J2, J4, J24, J48
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