IT Computer Repair Apprentice ADEPT4 MANAGED IT LIMITED

We're looking for a reliable individual who is looking to start a career in the IT industry and eventually progress into one of their main IT Support Teams.

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Closing date: 01 Sep 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,725.00

  • Working week

    37.5 hours, Shifts tbc

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    15 Sep 2017

  • Date posted

    24 Feb 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Higher Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001176330

  • Positions

    1 available

Duties and responsibilities:

 

  • The candidate will work alongside the existing Technician in their Repair Shop environment performing repairs to all kinds of IT equipment, as well as the pre-configuration and preparation of new workstation and server equipment. 
  • From time to time, the candidate may support the main IT Support Teams with individual projects.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Any candidate should possess some natural troubleshooting ability.  The ability to think logically, or break down an issue in one’s mind is always helpful in a break/fix environment.
  • Ability to Assess Faulty equipment (PC’s / Laptop’s / Printer’s / Router’s) etc.
  • Repair & Re-install Laptops & Pc’s which will include operating systems and software
  • Contact Vendors and oversee warranty replacements including arranging collections and deliveries of equipment
  • Contact Customers & deal directly with repairs and software and hardware faults.
  • Commission New equipment ready for a customer.
  • Assist with creating new procedures

 

Knowledge about particular products, software, procedures and skills to work and progress within the company can and will be taught.

Personal qualities

  • Good communication skills
  • Hard working
  • Willing to learn

Qualifications required

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

Future prospects

The role offers long term security and the opportunity to progress into a permanent position. In years gone by, successful repair shop people have continued their career path in one of the main IT Support Teams (Outbound Service Team & Internal Helpdesk Team).

Things to consider

Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage (ANMW): From 1st October 2016 The National Minimum Wage (NMW) rate for apprentices is £3.40 per hour. From April 2017 this rises to £3.50 per hour. This applies to 16-18 year old apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their Apprenticeship. For all other apprentices the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies. The Minimum Wage for Apprentices applies to time spent on the job plus time spent training. For more information visit: www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates

About the employer

Utilising a dedicated team of highly experienced transition and transformation professionals adept4 provide first rate IT infrastructure, software development, telephony and professional services to business enterprises ranging from 20-2000 employees.

Employer

ADEPT4 MANAGED IT LIMITED

Address

Unit 16

Victoria Springs

Wakefield Road

Liversedge

WF15 6BU

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Training provider

The Estio Training IT Apprenticeship programme gives young 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 twelve 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 4 Diploma in Professional Competence for IT and Telecoms Professionals 
  • BTEC Level 4 Extended Diploma in ICT Systems and Principles 
  • PLTS and ERR 
  • CompTIA A+ 
  • CompTIA Network+ 
  • CompTIA Security+ 
  • CompTIA Server+


 

Estio training also offer the following optional units: 

 

  • MCTS on Windows 7 
  • MCTS on MCSA, MS Solutions Associate 
  • MCITP on Windows Server 2008 

Apprenticeship framework

IT, Software, Web & Telecoms Professionals

Training provider

Estio Training

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

Contact

Chloe Adams 01133 500 333 chloe.adams@estio.co.uk


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Closing date: 01 Sep 2017