Apprentice Engineer ARROW COMMS LIMITED

Northern Skills are recruiting on behalf of Arrow Comms Ltd. Arrow Comms are looking for a hardworking, determine individual to join their busy team as a Network Cable Installer, training in the installation of voice and date cabling including CAT5E and CAT6, cat6a and fibre optic.

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Closing date: 30 Jun 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    **Occasional working away will be required.** ***You must hold a FULL UK Driving License***

    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

    9.00am - 5.00pm, Monday to Friday. Potential over time.

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    14 Jul 2024

  • Date posted

    02 May 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • UC telephony
  • Voice and data network provisioning
  • Network fault finding
  • SIP trunking provisioning and testing
  • Mobile integration
  • Collaboration integration

The training you will be getting

  • Level 3 Network Cable Installer qualification
  • Day Release in Newcastle (stamp exchange Westgate Road, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, NE1 1SA)
  • One day per week for the first 4 weeks, once per forntight following that.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • There are career progression opportunities that may become available upon completion of the programme.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Team working, Patience, punctual


GCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade 4) Essential

Things to consider

This vacancy is to start immediately therefore you must be available to start before applying. All closing, interview and start dates are subject to change and may close early if sufficient applications are received. Please ensure you apply early to avoid disappointment. Northern Skills will check candidates' eligibility prior to any interviews. **Occasional working away from home may be required** ***You must hold a FULL UK Driving License***

About the employer

We help Newcastle and North East businesses adopt and embrace the latest in emerging communication technologies, business telephone systems and cloud telephony. Providing reliable and straight-talking solutions, backed up by a relentless focus on customer satisfaction. Along with our cable installation division, we can offer a full turnkey solution.






NE12 8EG

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Training provider


Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience

Apprenticeship standard

Network cable installer

Level 3 (A level)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications

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