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Network Cable Installer Apprentice WIREFRONT SYSTEMS LTD

Do you want to learn a growing trade? Join an ever-growing team with vast opportunities to start a career? Due to the continued growth of the data cabling industry, WireFront Systems are looking for a data cable engineer apprentice to join their team.

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Closing date: 26 Sep 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £200.00

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday, 8 am till 4:30 pm.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    13 months

  • Possible start date

    27 Sep 2021

  • Date posted

    10 Jun 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001722013

  • Positions

    1 available

Duties included:

  • Deploy both Copper and Fibre cabling solutions
  • Cable Installation (Cable pulling)
  • Cable Termination
  • Cable Testing
  • Create method statements

You will be taught the differences between category 5e through to 6A & multi-mode and single-mode fibres but also the way this cabling is installed, terminated and tested.

You will be guided throughout this apprenticeship by experienced data cabling installers and you will also be working with a variety of hand and power tools abiding to health and safety legislation.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Procedures - ability to strictly follow site H and S procedures and instruction from Senior engineers and staff
  • Excellent English skills
  • Good listening skills
  • Ability to take instruction
  • Able to work as part of a team as well as independently 

Personal qualities

  • Attention to detail 
  • Keen to learn
  • Reliable
  • Hard-working
  • Punctual 

Desired qualifications

GCSEs in maths and English at grade C/4 or above.

Future prospects

The majority of our apprentices are offered full-time employment upon the successful completion of their apprenticeship. 

Things to consider

The employer has asked that training providers do not contact them with CVs or other unsolicited correspondence. Any unwanted contact may be reported to the ESFA. 

The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide (ANMW): https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates


About the employer

Here at Wirefront systems, we specialise in all kinds of cabling for data networks. We believe that structured Cabling is regarded as the central core of any data network in any environment. We consider it as the fundamental backbone to any data infrastructure whether that’s cat5, cat5e, cat6 or fibre optic cable.

Employer

WIREFRONT SYSTEMS LTD

Address

Cambridge Mills Unit 1A

Dursley Road

Gloucester

GL2 7AA

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Training

Training provider

VQ SOLUTIONS LTD

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by VQ Solutions Ltd

Contact

Christy 01423740006 christy.slater@vqsolutions.co.uk

  • Level 3 - Network Cable Installer
  • Functional Skills if required 

Apprenticeship standard

Network cable installer

Level 3 (A level)


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