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Helpdesk and Onsite Engineer Apprentice PLAN-IT CONSULTING LIMITED

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone looking to start a career within the IT industry.

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Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £161.25

    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday between 8.30am to 5pm. Over time is also available.

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    20 Sep 2021

  • Date posted

    24 Sep 2020

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001654300

  • Positions

    1 available

Desktop support role. Maintaining systems, helpdesk, on site engineer, telecoms, desktop and server support, disaster recovery, PC and laptop builds, call logging, network security, networking, firewalls, wireless technologies, domain and email support, antispam and antivirus, team and individual based work.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

Someone who is good at trouble shooting problems, good at communicating and working well in a team. Experience in software and hardware is useful as is Windows 10 knowledge. Needs to be someone who is able to organise themselves and be punctual as well has having a good aptitude for learning and applying what they learn.

Personal qualities

Confidence, ability to forge good relationships, sense of humour, organised, punctual, enthusiastic, independent, good communicator, good grammar and well spoken, tidy, someone who has confidence to blend into new environments and who is not too shy.

Desired qualifications

Must have: 4-5 GCSE C/4 and above or equivalent especially in Maths and English.

Ideal but not necessary: Any ICT related courses and knowledge. Diploma etc handy.

Future prospects

All apprentices will find what roles are there strong points and build on them.  We have product specific online training available. People can work from 1st line support up to 2nd line support. Also there are more field engineer based roles. Over time all candidates will have the ability to move up in the company which will be reflected in pay and position depending their own abilities and ambitions to progress. Company cars are available once engineers are ready especially if they adopt an onsite and helpdesk role.

Things to consider

  • There’re opportunities to work away, travel to jobs/customer site, overtime, study for extra courses
  • Personal development is something we like to encourage, and we offer some product specific training. If people would like to take on other courses or such as Microsoft exams, we are happy to support this
  • Opportunity for company vehicle

About the employer

We’re based on the concept of a Total Solutions Company, a seamless one-stop-shop service for all of your IT needs. This eliminates the time and hassle of dealing with multiple vendors, leaving you more time to concentrate on what matters for your business.

Employer

PLAN-IT CONSULTING LIMITED

Address

A K-Line House Unit 4

West Road

Ipswich

IP3 9SX

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Training

Training provider

W S TRAINING LTD.

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by W S Training Ltd

Contact

Ella Stenton 01284 788005 estenton@wstraining.co.uk

  • Level 3 IT Infrastructure Technician Apprenticeship
  • Functional Skills Maths and English 

Apprenticeship standard

Infrastructure technician

Level 3 (A level)


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