Technical Services Apprentice

The Landing At Mediacityuk Ltd

The Technical Services Apprentice would work directly to the Technical Services Manager on a day-to-day basis.

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Closing date: 03 Aug 2017

Apprenticeship summary

Weekly wage

£144.23

Working week

37.5 hours, Shift TBC

Total hours per week: 37.50

Apprenticeship duration

12 months

Possible start date

17 Aug 2017

Date posted

13 Sep 2016

Apprenticeship level

Advanced Level Apprenticeship

Reference number

VAC001108026

Positions

1 available

Level 3 Estio IT Apprenticeships
Technical Services Apprentice
Salford, Manchester
£7,500 Per Annum

Please contact scarlett.uttley@estio.co.uk or call 01422 898 888


Technical Services Apprentice
Having expanded its own team to accommodate the initial rapid take up of tenants and members, The Landing now requires a Technical Services Apprentice to support its management of the IT and AV infrastructure and services.

The Technical Services Apprentice would work directly to the Technical Services Manager on a day-to-day basis. They would be required to undertake practical tasks to set up equipment and systems for events and technical sessions, as well as for tenant and other occupiers of The Landing. They will need to have good interpersonal skills and the potential to learn new technical skills through hands on work experience and academic study.

This post is a maximum of 37.5hrs per week to be agreed on a flexible basis with the successful candidate.

Duties would include:

  • Assisting with 3rd party AV and IT setup as directed by The Landing Technical Services Manager
  • Work on regular maintenance and checking of IT and AV systems to minimise future issues
  • Assisting with 3rd party setup requirements of the Specialist Operators especially in the media lounge
  • Responding to and effectively dealing with IT and AV issues raised by any of the tenants of The Landing
  • Help with the diagnosis and the organising of the correction of hardware and software faults.
  • Ensure sound working practices, methodologies and documentation are followed
  • To provide advice and guidance to non-technical customers in the use of AV equipment and applications.
  • To be a team player who can communicate with team members and Customers at all levels in a professional and courteous manner.
  • To assist with the install/configure and testing of equipment that is connected to the Data and Voice Networks.
  • To carry out site surveys and draw up appropriate technical documentation as directed by the Technical Services Manager.
  • To assist with the diagnosis and the correction of hardware and software faults involving computer and communications hardware and software
  • The post holder must carry out their duties with full regard to the Landing’s Equal Opportunities Policy.
  • Undertaking academic study including maintaining diaries and logs of workplace tasks to support learning achievements.
  • To undertake such additional duties as are reasonably commensurate with the level of this post.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good interpersonal communication skills

Personal qualities

  • Presentable with good interpersonal communication skills
  • Highly motivated to learn, punctual and well-organised
  • Reasonable IT skills
  • An interest in technical systems and hardware

Qualifications required

5 GCSEs at grades A*- C or equivalent (including English Language and Maths)

Future prospects

The Landing is growing its programmes so the success of your role may determine the availability of a future permanent role. Equally, the apprenticeship will expose you to many different businesses and contacts who may also have future opportunities.

Things to consider

** Please note these dates should be used as a guideline only, should the right applicant be found the vacancy may close early**

About the employer

The Landing - a digital enterprise hub at the heart of MediaCityUK where SMEs work alongside large media and tech firms as part of a growing business

Employer

The Landing At Mediacityuk Ltd

Address

Blue

Media City UK

Salford

M50 2ST

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Training provider

The Estio Training IT Apprenticeship programme gives people the opportunity to get hands on experience in the IT industry whilst still employed in a real paid job with no cost or debt.

Learners will receive nine weeks of intensive training. Whilst in the workplace, apprentices will also receive continual assessment, and help and guidance from a dedicated trainer who will be there to ensure that they get the most from their work experience.

Training will lead to industry-recognised qualifications including:

  • Advanced apprenticeship for IT, Software, Web and Telecoms Professionals
  • Level 3 Diploma in Professional
  • Competence for IT and Telecoms Professionals
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in ICT Systems and Principles
  • Functional skills, Maths L2, English L2 and ICT L2
  • PLTS and ERR


Estio training also offer the following optional units:

  • Microsoft MTA - Networking Fundamentals
  • Microsoft MTA – Windows Operating System Fundamentals
  • CompTIA A+
  • CompTIA Network+
  • CompTIA Security+






Apprenticeship framework

IT, Software, Web & Telecoms Professionals

Training provider

Outsource Training Development

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Estio Technology Recruitment Ltd

Contact

Scarlett Uttley 01422 898888 Scarlett.uttley@estio.co.uk

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Closing date: 03 Aug 2017