IT Cloud Network Cabling Engineer Apprentice

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Description

Employer description: 

Technique provides day to day IT support and project-based IT consultancy to organisations which do not have their own support staff or who require assistance for their existing team. 

We are also a supplier of the latest hardware and software, ensuring we meet all our clients’ IT needs. 

We were formed nearly 20 years and have grown to help hundreds of small and medium businesses, across a wide range of sectors both in the UK and internationally, get the most from their IT. 

What makes us different is that we are an engineer led support company. 

We only employ qualified IT support engineers with excellent technical backgrounds. 

This means when you call to discuss an IT issue – or want to discuss some new hardware requirements - instead of talking to a salesperson you will go straight through to one of our highly qualified engineers. 

This ‘right first time, quality over profit’ ethos ensures that we build long lasting relationships with our clients and business partners. 

Overall purpose of the job: 

Primarily as a Network Cabling Engineer/Cabling Engineer Apprentice, you will be working across commercial offices, high end property developments across the UK. 

Main responsibilities: 

  • Installation and termination of all types of copper cables mainly with cat 6 and cat 6a cooper cabling although you may be involved with cat5e cabling. 
  • You will also gain technical skills in PC deployment becoming a very strong all-rounder. 
  • You will look to work closely with a senior Technician to build all round customer skills on a day to day basis. 

The requirements listed below are considered to either be essential to successfully undertake the duties and responsibilities of the post or are considered highly desirable. 

Desired experience, skills and qualities: 

  • Strong communication skills in order to successfully explain IT concepts to non-technical colleagues
  • Desire to learn and accept change
  • Adapt to, and remain calm and focussed, in all situations
  • Ability to influence others
  • Professionalism
  • Attention to detail 

Entry requirements: 

You need to have 5 GCSE’s: 

  • Maths and English (or equivalents) at grades D or above 
  • 3x GCSE’s grade A-C in any other subject 

You must not already have a qualification in a similar subject at the same level, or higher level than this apprenticeship. 

If you hold international equivalents of the above qualifications, at the time of your application you must be able to provide an official document that states how your international qualifications compare to the UK qualifications. 

Find out more here: 

https://www.enic.org.uk/Qualifications/UKQRS/Default.aspx

Working week:

37.5 - 45hrs a week. / Will be discussed and confirmed upon interview.

Future prospects:

Upon completion of the Apprenticeship, there is an opportunity to become a Full Time Employee of Technique Ltd. 

Important Information: 

QA’s apprenticeships are funded by the Education & Skills Funding Agency (ESFA), an executive agency of the Department for Education.

To be eligible for a Government funded apprenticeship you must have lived in the UK or European Economic Area (EEA) for the last 3 consecutive years.