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IT Technician Apprentice (Harlaxton Engineering Services) Harlaxton Engineering Services

Estio Training have an exciting new opportunity for an IT Apprentice with Harlaxton Engineering Services, a utilities company based in Grantham.

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Closing date: 24 Oct 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    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

    Days and shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    17 Months

  • Possible start date

    31 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    31 Aug 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • General IT related administrative duties.
  • Check operation of all software.
  • Check for updates to Firewall, Equallogics and VMWare.
  • Manage door entry, alarm and CCTV systems.
  • Responsibility for allocating, issuing, setup of IT for all new starters.
  • Setup of new IT Printers and plotters.
  • Website design support including legislative compliance.
  • Management of company accounts, emails including creating, disabling users as required, changing passwords and resetting accounts.
  • Manage company phone system, including desktop and mobile.
  • Any requested assistance with user equipment including applications, log/manage calls with support companies if required.
  • Maintain changes to network documentation.
  • Maintain Access database.

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

Estio apprenticeship training programmes are delivered virtually by our fully qualified and industry experienced training team. Using their expert knowledge, we’ve purposefully built our programmes around the real-world use of modern technology, so that the skills we create can be directly applied in the workplace.

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

Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Dynamic and personable, Trustworthy, Technology skills, Professional image all times


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

Working knowledge of industry codes of practice, technical specifications and legislation. Able to demonstrate a genuine interest in computer systems and the desire to progress skills and knowledge.

About the employer

Harlaxton Engineering Services Ltd is a family run, wholly independent company operating as an ICP (Independent Connection Provider), SLO (Self Lay Organisation) and UIP (Utility Infrastructure Provider) throughout the UK. We offer an innovative and transparent approach to ensure long lasting solutions to our clients and end users. From initial design to final commissioning, our team of highly trained and experienced engineers complete all work in-house ensuring no work is outsourced.


Harlaxton Engineering Services


Toll Bar Road, Marston


NG32 2HT


Megan Finn

0113 3500 333

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Apprenticeship standard

Information communications technician

Level 3 (A level)

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