Associate Project Manager Apprentice NTT GLOBAL DATA CENTERS EMEA UK LTD.

During your apprenticeship you will work with our data centre In-Life or Construction project delivery team, alongside experienced Construction & Critical Infrastructure Project and Programme Delivery Managers to gain hands on experience and knowledge of data centre and project management best practice.

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Closing date: 31 Jul 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Wage is based on age group. Wage is set to increase each year subject to achieving the progression within your qualification. 18 - 20yrs - £16000 21 - 22yrs - £18000 23+ - £20000

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday. Exact hours to be discussed with employer at interview stage.

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    24 Months

  • Possible start date

    15 Aug 2023

  • Date posted

    10 May 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Your responsibilities:

  • Assist the Construction and/or Infrastructure Lifecycle team in the performance of various activities related to project delivery. These can be either project planning, cost estimation, organisation, administrative tasks, project management and communication
  • You will work to ensure projects are delivered on time, correctly and to budget. This also includes preparing work areas to undertake work related activities
  • You will learn the NTT standard approach to project structure, documentation, delivery, and asset management across EMEA
  • You will read, understand and interpret key project information and ensure you are able to clearly communicate project status and business risks to all key stakeholders
  • You will assist with all the regional teams to ensure that the “Zero Outage” mentality, processes and procedures are maintained in the field of project delivery
  • You will also learn the technical and administrative aspects of building and running a data centre from A to Z, such as: starting a work order to test cooling equipment, when/how to contact vendors, to performing maintenance on cooling equipment, and complete site logs and gather data for permits, such as MOPs and scripts

Your profile:

  • Interest in the data center environment, and specifically either construction, project management or mechanical and/or electrical engineering
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills and ability to work well as part of a team, as well as working independently
  • Enthusiastic, eager to learn, pro-active, determined and flexible to adapt to a dynamic environment and demand from the client or supervisor
  • Ability to manage your time independently and prioritize day-to-day tasks based on importance
  • The ability to analyze problems and come to a workable solution using logic and reasoning
  • Able to work within the small details of a project but take a larger analytical scope approach to the overall project state and progression
  • Computer literacy, comfortable with MS Office 365
  • Flexibility to travel to other locations as required at short notice
  • GCSE or equivalent English and Math (Grade 4 or above) is desired

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

  • Level 4 Associate Project Manager Apprenticeship Standard
  • Functional skills in maths and English if required
  • All training and learning will be delivered on site
  • 16 additonal day courses with HOET

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

On successful completion of the apprenticeship a full-time position may be available, as well as continued learning through further apprenticeships and/or alternative courses.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Flexible and proactive


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

About the employer

We are one of the leading and largest data center provider and for more than 20 years we have been supporting our clients from a wide variety of industries with our talented team of nearly 900 people (m/f/d). Today, we are designing and operating 18 data center locations across 160,000 sqm in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, in the Netherlands and in Great Britain and expanding into further markets. Our people come from a variety of industries and work together to find the best solution for every challenge. Due to the diversity of backgrounds our people (m/f/d) come from, the ability to work in teams and good communication skills are very important to us. As a performance-oriented company, we value expert knowledge and people who want to shape the future. We are growing internationally and offer our people (m/f/d) the opportunity to work worldwide within the NTT Group if they are suitably qualified and interested.




3 Centro Boundary Way

Hemel Hempstead



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Apprenticeship standard

Associate project manager

Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

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Closing date: 31 Jul 2023