Apprentice Field Engineer (Advanced Apprenticeship) - North West London Vodafone Distribution Holdings Ltd

Whilst in the role you will learn the responsibilities of Field Services in supporting customer order delivery and how to build, test and integrate end to end customer solutions. You will also learn how to build, test and maintain Vodafone’s core network, working with both internal and external parties.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 13 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £16,500.00 - £18,800.00

  • Working week

    Monday-Friday, hours will be confirmed with the employer

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Apprenticeship duration

    24 months

  • Possible start date

    06 Nov 2017

  • Date posted

    25 Aug 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001300729

  • Positions

    1 available

  • Providing excellent customer service
  • Integrating and installing Vodafone solutions for customers
  • Building, testing and maintaining Vodafone’s core network
  • Fixing faulty equipment on the ground and up masts
  • Travelling afield and working at heights
  • Providing on-call support to resolve issues and fix equipment

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

We are looking for self-starters with a keen sense of intrigue, a desire to fix anything and everything, great communication and team-working skills and a passion for making the experience of our customers the best in the business.

The role holder must be willing to travel afield, working away from home if required and be comfortable working at heights.  The Field engineering role comes with a Vodafone branded commercial vehicle so you will need to have the ability to park this at home.


We need individuals with the ability to work in a focused and flexible manner to meet tight deadlines and who are able to work effectively in teams with excellent communication skills. What’s equally important is that you are passionate about technology, are self –motivated, and have the ability to learn new skills quickly.

Personal qualities

This role also requires someone who has a flexible attitude to working hours as being a Field Engineer requires you to be available to work shift and on-call to ensure we are able to meet our customer and network demands out of hours.  Our working patterns include week day, week end and night working.

Qualifications required

A minimum of  6 GCSEs  at grade C or above, or an equivalent level qualification such as a Level 2 apprenticeship.

Future prospects

Working as part of this global brand, you will have the opportunity to develop your skills in a great environment. We will support you to get the best out of your work and studies to be the best you can be and truly develop.

Things to consider

You need to be 18 years or over on 1st Sept 2017 and match the following requirements: •A full clean driving license •A minimum of 6 GCSEs at grade C or above, or an equivalent level qualification such as a Level 2 apprenticeship. •Have lived in the EU for 3 years or more and have the right to work •NOT have a qualification already at degree level or higher in the same subject •NOT already have studied a similar level apprenticeship Other Important Information This is a London based role.

About the employer

Joining Vodafone is more than a job, what we do matters. We don’t just carry minutes, texts and data – we carry people’s lives. And that’s a huge responsibility. If you think for a minute about the people you rely on…the likelihood is they rely on us And what’s it like to work here? We have created an environment where you can look forward to coming to work and are empowered to be at your best. We offer flexibility in how you work that helps you do your job in a way that suits you, a choice of benefits and rewards to suit your lifestyle and opportunities to help you grow and progress throughout your career.

Employer

Vodafone Distribution Holdings Ltd

Address

Apollo House

Andrew House

Newbury Business Park, London Road

Newbury

RG14 2PZ

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Training provider

Based within our Technology Enterprise Services area, our apprentices receive mentoring and training within field delivery in addition to classroom training to achieve their Level 3 Apprenticeship (Unified Communications Technician)– all within 24 months.  Alongside this, we offer a competitive salary £16,500 per annum (£18,800 for roles in London).

Apprenticeship standard

Digital Industries > Unified Communications Technician

Training provider

QA LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by QA Limited

Contact

Ann Fletcher 07471353847 ann.fletcher@qa.com


This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 13 Oct 2017