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Our client is a Northampton based IT company, they specialise in refurbishing and selling a wide variety of IT products online. They have a growing team of people who work in production and general admin. Thrilled and committed to the business, but also able to have a laugh and a joke through the day, it’s a nice but challenging work environment.

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Closing date: 21 Dec 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,400.00

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 9:00 – 17:00

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    28 Dec 2022

  • Date posted

    25 Oct 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000100993

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Working with a wide range of leading IT hardware and carrying out configuration work, upgrades, and quality testing along with any problem troubleshooting and rectification.

  • Doing software updates

  • General business admin (marketing research, pricing items, gaining product knowledge)

  • Cleaning and inspecting a variety of products – then packaging and sending them out to Amazon

  • Testing a variety of products (RAM, GPUs, etc)

  • The equipment you will be working on will include products from Industry leading brands such as Hewlett Packard, Lenovo, and DELL along with many more. 

  • The product categories will range from Desktop Pcs and Laptops through Gaming machines, Graphics Workstations, and Servers.  Also, components, graphics cards, monitors, printers and networking equipment testing.

  • You will also be helping prepare such products to be prepared to be shipped to custom or customer specifications and to be made ready for despatch.

  • Help check good in, carry out stock checks and tracking

  • Work with control system to complete production and other documentation required.  

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

20% off the job training will be provided by our assesors and trainers. 

You will achieve an Information Communication Technician Level 3 qualification.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Potential full-time position available at the company.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Team working, Initiative

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade C/4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade C/4) Essential

About the employer

Our client is a Northampton based IT company, they specialise in refurbishing and selling a wide variety of IT products online, mostly through Amazon.uk/de/fr/it/etc. They have a growing team of people who work in production/and or general admin. Enthusiastic and committed to the business, but they are also able to have a laugh and a joke through the day, it’s a nice but challenging and engaging work environment.

Employer

CYBIST LTD

Address

Business Unit 17 Mobbs Miller House

Ardington Road

Northampton

NN1 5LP

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Training

Training provider

STARTING OFF LIMITED

Contact

Charlotte

Charlotte.Berridge@startingoff.co.uk

01604386705

Apprenticeship standard

IT solutions technician

Level 3 (A level)


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