Data Engineer Apprentice FMS DATA CABLING LTD

VQ Solutions are looking for a hardworking determined individual to join the growing team at FMS as an Network Cable Installer. FMS have an excellent track record of training and progressing their apprentices. You will work and train with our time-served engineers on projects in and around the UK.

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Closing date: 01 Oct 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday. Shifts to be confirmed. Evenings, early starts and late finishes will be required a part of the role. Overtime will also be available.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    13 Months

  • Possible start date

    04 Oct 2023

  • Date posted

    19 Jun 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    3 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

You will assist engineers with the following:

  • Installation of Cat5e/Cat6/Fibre Optic Cabling (cable pulling)
  • Termination of Cat5e/Cat6/Fibre Optic Cabling
  • Installation of communication racks and hardware
  • Installation of wireless access point hardware
  • Creating method statements 
  • Installing CCTV and security systems

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

You will work towards an Advanced level Network Cable Installer Apprenticeship delivered by VQ Solutions. You'll have a dedicated VQ Mentor and will also be supported internally by your manager.  

During this apprenticeship, you will develop a portfolio, attend training courses, and have regular reviews. All apprenticeship work will be completed during working hours.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

The majority of apprentices are offered a full-time role upon the successful completion of their apprenticeship. 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Logical, Team working


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4/C) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4/C) Essential
Other Driving Licence (Grade Pass) Essential

Things to consider

The employer has asked that providers do not contact them with CVs or other unsolicited correspondence. Any unwanted contact may be reported to the ESFA

About the employer

FMS Data Cabling Ltd is an established provider of voice and data network cabling services since 2002. Quality of service is our key motivation when offering a complete solution for your IT infrastructure requirements. From our offices in Mansfield, Nottinghamshire we service valued clients nationwide.







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Training provider



Christy Slater


Apprenticeship standard

Network cable installer

Level 3 (A level)

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