Our client is looking for a driven and motivated individual to join their team as an ‘IT & Telecommunications Modern Apprentice’ within their head office in Livingston.
This is an excellent opportunity for career progression into a team with a chance to enhance skills in a fun and lively environment.
The successful candidate will be trained and supported to perform the following duties:
Working on the support desk logging calls and attending site with an Engineer when necessary.
Shadow and assist the Engineers to Install network/telecoms cabling of all aspects within business and residential premises.
Assist in the installation of 4G broadband to clients.
Terminating and testing network cabling.
Installations and servicing of Telecoms systems on Clients premises throughout the UK.
Re-patching data cabinets.
Configure and install network routers, switches and access points.
Updating relevant information systems.
Your training will start with a 6-12 months ICT Professional Modern Apprenticeship, which consists of learning on the job, as well as our custom-built E-Learning platform. You will develop all the skills you need to pass your work-based assessments. Our assessors are available to provide one-to-one support and will work with your line manager to ensure you settle into your new role.
You will gain a Diploma in ICT Professional, which is a Nationally recognised qualification and may be used to gain employment and further your career in IT.
A genuine interest in IT and Telecoms with strong technical knowledge.
Ability to work at heights.
Desire to learn and reach your full potential.
Excellent communication skills.
Committed, honest and willing to follow instructions.
Good ability to work in a team.
Driving licence is desirable.
***Please note all candidates must be 16-19 due to government apprenticeship funding and must be able to easily commute to Livingston every weekday. We welcome applicants from aged 16-29 if you are care experienced or a person with a physical disability, learning difficulty, mental health difficulty, social / communication impairment, or long-standing health issue.***