IT Apprentice VAC001149143
Estio Training has an exciting opportunity for an apprentice to join Civic Engineers in an exciting new IT role in their Manchester office. They need someone to provide hands-on maintenance and administration support of Civic Engineers physical network infrastructure across the London, Manchester and Leeds Studio’s.
37.5 hours- shifts to be confirmed.
Total hours per week: 37.50
Possible start date
17 Jul 2018
Advanced Level Apprenticeship
Key elements of the job:
Organise implementation of new equipment from relevant suppliers.
Provide a great service to all studio’s and be prepared to help at all levels of IT requirements.
Liaise as necessary with relevant IT and communication service suppliers.
To continually liaise with the IT Manager on the systems requirements of the company.
To continually liaise with the Studios’ to ensure new systems are working effectively and efficiently, troubleshooting and make improvements where necessary.
To take an active involvement with any new systems introduced at Civic Engineers.
To maintain good and clear communication between all studio’s.
Setup of new users and their appropriate system needs (e.g. domain, time management system, Office 365, purchasing of new computers & software).
Patching cabinets, phone systems and other hardware in all three studios’.
To take up ad hoc tasks when required in line with the needs of the business.
Requirements and prospects
Experience / Qualifications Required:
Microsoft Active Directory and windows server is desirable
Good knowledge of Microsoft Desktop operating systems and configuration/setup
Must understand basic networking
Excellent ability to troubleshoot, diagnose and find answers
Very confident in Microsoft office products
Ability to communicate well – both written and verbal.
Able to travel to Leeds and Manchester
Eager to help and understand how to prioritise
Ability to learn and adapt quickly
Proactive and flexible
Creative, ‘can do’ approach
Friendly and welcoming
Ability to ‘make it happen’
5 GCSE’s at grades A*- C or equivalent (including English Language and Maths), and would love to work in IT.
The role offers long term security and the opportunity to progress into a permanent position and for the right candidate a level four apprenticeship.
About the employer
We are engineers with a passion and expertise in the design and delivery of high quality award winning buildings, structures and public spaces. We care about the impact of our engineering on the community, the environment and the economy. We pursue our work with commitment, conviction and place a strong emphasis on urban re-generation. Our team are a mix of civil and structural engineering general practitioners, transport planners and urban regeneration experts. We believe in working collaboratively on a broad range of interesting and often unique project types and scales, from strategic city scale plans through to finely-crafted structures. We are passionate about our designs and the delivery of our projects, striving for excellence in all that we do. Our award winning practice is now 50-strong, based across three city centre studios; Manchester, London and Leeds.
Civic Engineers Limited
77 Dale Street
The Estio Training IT Apprenticeship programme gives young people the opportunity to get hands on experience in the IT industry whilst still employed in a real paid job with no cost or debt.
Learners will receive seven weeks of intensive training. Whilst in the workplace, apprentices will also receive continual assessment, and help and guidance from a dedicated trainer who will be there to ensure that they get the most from their work experience.
Training will lead to industry-recognised qualifications including:
Advanced apprenticeship for IT, Software, Web and Telecoms Professionals
Level 3 Diploma in Professional
Competence for IT and Telecoms Professionals
BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in ICT Systems and Principles
Functional skills, Maths L2, English L2 and ICT L2
PLTS and ERR
Estio training also offer the following optional units:
Microsoft MTA – Networking Fundamentals
Microsoft MTA – Windows Operating System Fundamentals
Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Estio Technology Recruitment Ltd
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