Entry Level
Apprentice Field Engineer
KCOM

Salary: Competitive

Closing Date: Sunday, 14 June 2020

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There is now an exciting opportunity for enthusiastic individuals to join our growing Core Platform and Infrastructure team to start a thrilling career in the fast-growing Technology sector. We are offering a brilliant apprenticeship scheme which will enable you to develop into a fully qualified Field Engineer.


Not only will we provide on the job training alongside our industry experts, but we will also sponsor you through your professional exams so that you can learn skills that are both in-demand and well-paid.


What will you be doing?


Your primary role as a Field Engineer will be to install and take care of the physical network of cabling and cabinets that carry our services to the customer.


As a Field Engineer you will provide Fibre and/or Copper installation and maintenance services to end-user customers in the Hull area as well as proactively carry out provision/repair and preventative maintenance across the Fibre/Copper network to maximise customer system availability and performance.


Some of your key responsibilities will be:

  • Installing and testing copper cables
  • Interpreting network design plans to construct and fix network equipment cabinets, prepare cable pathways, and install cable support and containment systems
  • Installing network equipment in cabinets including routers, switches and WAN equipment.
  • Finding and fixing faults
  • You will need to wear safety clothing and use safety equipment.
  • Achieve productivity targets

Are you made for the job?

  • Are you passionate about technology?
  • Do you like working with a team, and can you work unsupervised?
  • Are you dedicated to agile teamwork?
  • Are you comfortable with change, and fast pace?
  • Do you celebrate and share success with others?
  • Do you want to make a difference?
  • Are you prepared to work outdoors in all weathers and at height?

There are no entry requirements to this apprenticeship. Some knowledge of networks and relevant technologies is welcomed but not essential.


We’re more interested in individuals who can manage relationships, are team players with the drive and determination to continuously learn and do a good job!


What we will give you?

  • Earning £18,183 per year
  • A level 3 apprenticeship qualification
  • 25 days holiday plus Bank Holidays
  • Your birthday off work
  • Regular performance reviews with an assigned mentor
  • Flexible working hours
  • Eligible for company bonuses

Important Dates:
Application closing date: 14th June 2020
Assessment Centre: July 2020
Role start date: September 2020

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