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Apprentice Network Cable Installer ISG TECHNOLOGY LIMITED

This is an exciting opportunity for an Apprentice. Do you want to be a part of a rapidly expanding company within a growing market? Working with bespoke IT services/systems, ISG Technology Ltd are a supplier of and installation experts in fibre, copper, wireless networks, server room environmental monitoring and infrastructure support services.

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Closing date: 11 Dec 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,192.00

  • Working week

    8:00am - 5:00pm, working pattern to be discussed at interview. Working away from home and occasional overtime will be required.

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    09 Jan 2023

  • Date posted

    12 Oct 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000095095

  • Positions

    3 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

ISG Technology Ltd work with some of the leading names in IT such as, Cisco, HP, Netgear, BT and many more, the company have enjoyed continued growth, enabling them to offer this fantastic opportunity. As well as in-house training, you will also complete technical training with the Apprenticeship Training provider, who will be an official Microsoft partner and Tech Industry Gold training partner.

IT Apprentices accompany a Senior Engineer each working day, assisting in the completion of jobs including:

  • Supply, Installation and Testing of Structured cabling
  • Supply, Installation and Testing of Fibre Optic cabling
  • Supply, Installation and Testing of Voice/Telephony cabling
  • Installation of WIFI networks
  • Installation of Network switches/Routers/Firewalls
  • Installation of Epos Systems and other active kit.

Gain the knowledge and skills to confidently install, test and certify copper and fibre cable installations whilst working to the correct standards and best practices. Have the desired levels of competency and confidence to install Smart Building technology such as wireless access devices, VoIP telephony, CCTV cameras, door access controls and biometric security systems.


Apprentices will gain experience on how to design, install and commission all of the above using specialist tools, power tools along with expensive precision test and commissioning equipment.

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

Network Cable Installer Level 3

End Point Assessment (EPA)

Working with qualified staff on-site with college attendance training.

You will be required to attend Bespoke block release delivery at Dudley College, Black Country & Marches Institute of Technology Campus, Zoological Drive, Dudley, DY1 4AL.

 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Likely to be offered permanent position within the company.

Progression onto a level 4 IT Professional apprenticeship, Network Cable Installer or working as a Field/Service Engineer.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Initiative, Reliable, Enthusiastic

Qualifications

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

Things to consider

Be willing to work at height (this work will range from stepladders, extension ladders and mobile elevated work platforms. Full training and IPAF licenses will be supplied). Hold a Full Driving licence or willingness to learn to drive. Due to the on-site working and sometimes travel to various locations within the working day, being able to drive is essential. Be literate to complete paperwork. Be prepared to work outside of standard hour and to work away from home occasionally. Be confident handling power tools.

About the employer

ISG are a national company, providing LAN Connectivity solutions for blue-chip companies and high-street brands across the UK. With over 30 years’ in industry, the company is evolving and growing. You could be part of this exciting opportunity and be offered the chance to become empowered to develop your skills and capabilities.

Employer

ISG TECHNOLOGY LIMITED

Address

Unit 13

Enterprise Trading Estate

Brierley Hill, Dudley

DY5 1TX

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Training

Training provider

DUDLEY COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY

Contact

Claire Harper

Claire.harper@dudleycol.ac.uk

01384 363107

Apprenticeship standard

Network cable installer

Level 3 (A level)


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