Job Title : IT Technician Apprentice
Location : Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO3 6AD
Position Type : Apprenticeship
Apprenticeship : Infrastructure technician Level 3
Sector : Information and Communication Technology (ICT)
Vacancy Reference : VAC-00183
Brief Description : Do you have a passion for technology? Are you ready to take your hobby to the next level?
Qualifications Required : • To be considered for this role, you must have at least a C grade in both GCSE Maths & English, and in three or four other subjects at least. You should have a GCSE/BTEC/A Level in ICT or at least hands-on experience with the workings of computers and IT.
• Due to the nature of the role, a full driving licence is essential and own transport desirable.
Vacancy Detail : Intequal, in partnership with the Microsoft Apprenticeship Programme are currently recruiting for an energetic individual to join a fantastic company as an IT Technician Apprentice. This is a great opportunity to earn while you learn and gain on the job experience to kickstart your career in IT.
We are looking to recruit an IT Technician Apprentice who is a hardworking, organised individual with flexibility and a willingness to learn.
As a Microsoft Infrastructure Technician Apprentice your main roles and responsibilities will include:
• Carrying out hardware maintenance for customer equipment
• Carrying out hardware builds for new installations
• Assisting network engineers with onsite maintenance
• Assisting with the onsite installations of new equipment
• Answering, dealing with and escalating client support calls
Throughout the duration of the apprenticeship, you will receive Microsoft training and accreditation through blended learning. This combines online technical training within a virtual classroom, as well as real-world and practical experience with your employer. The certifications you gain are highly respected and globally recognised. The skills, knowledge and experience you will gain whilst on the programme are invaluable, giving you the best possible start in your professional career within the IT sector.
About the Company
Fulfilling projects with capability and confidence, on time and on budget. Our client fulfils projects with capability and confidence, but they can also do much more than simply deliver on time, on budget and to the required specifications. They guarantee not only to fulfil all responsibilities with precision and professionalism, but to bring to you a strong measure of added value by putting the experience, expertise and skill of managers and operatives at your disposal. Services include Information Technology, Infrastructure & Communications, Health Care Innovations and Facilities Management and Construction.
Positions Available : 1
Working Week : 40 hours per week
Salary : £175.00 Per Week
Application Deadline Date : 26/04/2019
Possible Start Date : 07/05/2019
Personal Qualities : The company require a bright, enthusiastic, reliable, honest and hardworking individual with a genuine desire to learn and to build a career within the IT industry. You will have a friendly personality, be able to work as part of a team and provide excellent customer service.
Skills Required : • You will be highly organised, have excellent communication skills (both written & spoken) and a brilliant telephone manner.
• You will be willing to work hard and eager to learn.
• You will have a natural ability to problem solve and the desire to succeed.
• You will be flexible, adaptable, possess the ability to multitask and have good interpersonal skills.
• You will have a keen interest in IT and new advancements in technology.
Future Prospects : There are several routes available, through the helpdesk or onsite, or a more hardware-based postion.
Training to be Provided : You will be enrolled on to the award-winning Microsoft Partner Apprenticeship Programme. You will work towards gaining skills across a variety of technical areas including Cloud Technologies and Network Fundamentals. This will extend also business processes and project management. You will also have the opportunity to gain some globally recognised Microsoft certifications.
Other Information : Location - PO3, Portsmouth with travel to sites across the Solent region
Working Hours - Monday to Friday, 8.30am – 5.30pm
Wage = £175 per week
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