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Field Technician Apprentice (Kantar) (Colchester) Kantar

Estio Training have an exciting new opportunity for a Field Technician with Kantar, a data analytics and brand consulting company, based in across the UK.

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Closing date: 22 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £20,972.00

  • Working week

    Days and shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 36.5

  • Expected duration

    17 Months

  • Possible start date

    29 Aug 2022

  • Date posted

    23 Jun 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000058446

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Install and maintain metering equipment and software in panel homes.
  • Educate panel members in the correct use of Kantar equipment and software, metering devices.
  • Remove Television and Broadband monitoring equipment from homes that wish to leave the panel.
  • Store monitoring equipment in safe conditions when not installed in panel homes.
  • Resolve or escalate any troubleshooting problems caused by monitoring equipment or software in panel homes.
  • Provide accurate information to Kantar management, office staff and panel members as required, on field activity and equipment in panel member homes.
  • Accurately log and report all field activity and details of equipment in panel member homes.
  • Maintain accurate stock levels of metering equipment as required, returning excess stock to central stores.
  • Maintain the company vehicle in a roadworthy, clean condition.
  • Ensure SLA’s (Service Level Agreements) and project deadlines are satisfied within specific timeframes.

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

Throughout the apprenticeship learners receive coaching, help and guidance from a dedicated team who are there to ensure they get the most from their work experience.

Successful completion of this apprenticeship gives you an accredited Level 3 Information Communications Technician, with training in how to:

  • Efficiently operate and control your ICT infrastructure – physical or virtual hardware, software, network services and data storage.
  • Use infrastructure management tools to automate the provisioning, testing, deployment, and monitoring of infrastructure components.
  • Prioritise systems support tasks and monitor and maintaining system performance.
  • Maintain regulatory, legal, and professional standards.
  • Support the information systems needs for your business.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

The role offers long term security and the opportunity to progress into a permanent position.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Team working, Experience of A/V systems, Peripheral technology, Media connectivity methods, Internet connected devices, Time managment

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade A*-C/9-4 or equivalent) Essential
GCSE or equivalent maths (Grade A*-C/9-4 or equivalent) Essential

Things to consider

A full driving licence will be essential for this role as this is field based. A company vehicle will be provided.

About the employer

Kantar is the world’s leading data, insights, and consulting company. We understand more about how people think, feel, shop, share, vote and view than anyone else. Combining our expertise in human understanding with advanced technologies. Kantar’s 25,000 people based in more than 100 countries help the world’s leading organisations succeed and grow.

Employer

Kantar

Address

Kantar

Colchester

CO1 2QA

Contact

Jack Taylor

jack.taylor@estio.co.uk

0113 3500 333

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Training

Training provider

ESTIO TRAINING LIMITED

Apprenticeship standard

Information communications technician

Level 3 (A level)


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