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IT Technician Apprentice CNI SOLUTIONS LTD

CNI Solutions has an exciting opportunity for an apprentice to join our experienced team of technicians, supporting small and medium-sized businesses, to provide, implement, maintain and resolve IT solutions across a broad range of services.

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Closing date: 27 Jun 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Wage can be discussed at interview and is dependent on experience

    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

    Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm, 1 hour unpaid for lunch

    Total hours per week: 35

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    30 Jun 2022

  • Date posted

    11 Apr 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • 1st line support by phone, email or face to face, hardware, software, and peripherals.
  • Diagnose and repair PC’s, laptops, servers, mobile devices, and networking equipment.
  • New System Builds, setting up laptops and PC’s for customers
  • Systems admin, windows 365 and versions of windows server
  • Administering server services such as WSUS, WDS, DNS, DHCP and file services.
  • Client systems and external support on systems and software packages.
  • Accompany Engineers on client visits and aiding on installs.

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

The apprentice will work towards achieveing the IT Solutions Apprenticeship Level 3 ST0505

The apprentice will work with the employer 4 days per week and attend Bolton College for 1 day per week

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

On successful completion of the apprenticeship there may be the opportunity to progress to full time work within the company as an IT Support/Service Technician or to a higher level apprenticeship.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Administrative skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative


GCSE or equivalent English and maths (Grade A-C (9-4)) Essential

Things to consider

The applicant must be able to attend for interview at the employers work place and be able to attend Bolton College 1 day per week. Applications must include GCSE Grades for English and maths achieved, predicted or equivalent. Please check applications for errors as those with spelling or grammar errors will not be forwarded to the employer

About the employer

CNi Solutions has over 40 years IT experience with a proven track record of success, supporting small and medium-sized businesses across the UK, specialising in acting as a client’s outsourced IT department, or supplementing an existing IT function. We believe in helping our clients to improve business performance by leveraging well-managed IT solutions, backed up by expert IT support services, providing solutions, leading to improved performances and efficiencies within the business.




Investment House

Bolton Road, Bradshaw



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Training provider




01204 482038

Apprenticeship standard

IT solutions technician

Level 3 (A level)

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