Technical Support Apprentice - 11878 Synel Industries UK Ltd

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Closing date: 01 Nov 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £13,000.00

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 9:00 - 17:00

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    14 months

  • Possible start date

    15 Nov 2017

  • Date posted

    21 Jun 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001257788

  • Positions

    1 available

  • Responsibilities of the Technical Support Apprentice:
  • The daily tasks will include:

 

  • Learning on Synel hardware solution
  • Preparing, testing and fixing Synel’s hardware (biometric and smart cards devices for access and time recording + CCTV and intercom)
  • Installing hardware at customers sites – connecting to network and programming
  • Fixing and maintaining hardware at customer sites
  • Communication with customers and supporting on the phone
  • Working with CRM to record cases and resolutions
  • Helping with workshop related tasks
  • The position is supervised by the workshop manager and the field engineer department manager
  • It includes work in Wembley office and at customer sites.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

Requirements of the Technical Support Apprentice:

 

  • Minimum 5 GCSE Grades (C and above) or equivalent, including Maths and English
  • Valid interest in our business and products
  • Enthusiasm for IT, Harware & Software
  • Good communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Good organisation skills and be willing to learn
  • Ability to work well in a team environment
  • High attention to detail with
  • problem solving skills

Personal qualities

An enthusiastic and professional attitude and commitment to learning new skills.

Qualifications required

Someone with ideally 5 GCSE grades (C and above) or equivalent, including Maths and English

Future prospects

92% of QA Apprentices secure permanent employment after finishing their apprenticeship. Additionally there may be opportunities to undertake further apprenticeship training as many of our programmes offer on-going development tracks.

Things to consider

Benefits: • Potential full time roll within the business on completing your apprenticeship.

About the employer

Synel UK develops, produces, supplies and installs systems for data collection, time & attendance, scheduling, electronic registration and access control applications. The company has over 25 years’ experience as a total solutions provider, offering a full range of hardware and software. More than 2000 companies and organisations in the UK are using our systems, including Rugby Football Union , WSH Group, Royal Academy of Music, Honda UK, ACCA, Poundland, City of London School, Sainsburys and Arcadia Group just to name a few.

Employer

Synel Industries UK Ltd

Address

19

Heather Park Drive

Wembley

HA0 1SS

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Training provider

Programme duration

  • L3 & L4 total duration: 31-39 months
  • Part 1 – Level 3 apprenticeship: 13-15 months
  • Part 2 – Level 4 apprenticeship: 18-24 months

Approximately 3% of training takes place in the QA learning centre classroom. 17% is done in the workplace, through workplace units, face-to-face meetings with your QA Assessor, or developing your portfolio. The remaining time will be spent on your workplace activity.

Apprenticeship framework

Business and Professional Administration

Training provider

QA LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by QA Limited

Contact

03450747825 apprenticeships@qa.com


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Closing date: 01 Nov 2017