Howard Conrad Ltd

IOS Infrastructure Technician Apprentice - 19260

Employer:

Howard Conrad Ltd

Training Provider:

QA LIMITED

Annual wage £11,000.00
37.5 hours per week Monday - Friday, 9am - 5:30pm
duration: 15 months
start: 6 January 2020
Harrogate
Advanced(level 3)
Infrastructure technician Level 3 (A level) (apprenticeship standard)
8 December 2019 (application closing date)
An opportunity has arisen with Howard Conrad Ltd. You will have the opportunity to gain valuable skills, knowledge and experience whilst you complete an Infrastructure Technician Level 3 Apprenticeship.

Responsibilities

Main responsibilities: 

  • iOS investigations and troubleshooting
  • Complicated repairs to Cloud enabled devices
  • Using the stock management system to organise the logistics in the morning
  • Assessing customer problems, collecting the data and implementing the tasks
  • Maintaining and improving our company computer network
  • Maintaining the customer database with the data received over the course of the day

Secondary responsibilities: 

  • Checking in and checking out customers
  • Answering the phone (customer service)
  • Taking photos of our products to sell
  • Using creative software to manipulate the product photography 

Future Prospects

  • The role offers long term security and the opportunity to progress into a permanent position
  • Also the opportunity to study a degree apprenticeship after completion of the Level 3

Reality Check

Important Information: 
QA’s apprenticeships are funded by the Education & Skills Funding Agency (ESFA), an executive agency of the Department for Education. 
To be eligible for a Government funded apprenticeship you must have lived in the UK or European Economic Area (EEA) for the last 3 consecutive years. 

Skills Required

  • A passion for IT 
  • Basic knowledge of networking, Microsoft and Windows OS not essential but would be advantageous 
  • Good organisational, time management and prioritisation skills 

Qualities Required

  • The ability to communicate confidently and clearly both face-to-face and over the phone 
  • The ability to work within the team and assists others were required to achieve a common goal 

Qualifications Required

  • 5 GCSE’s, grade A*-C/9-4 or equivalent (including English and maths)

Training Provided

  • Level 3 Infrastructure Technician Standard
  • Functional Skills in maths and English if required

Approximately 11% of training takes place in the QA learning centre classroom. 9% is done in the workplace, through online training, face-to-face meetings with your QA Technical Skills Coach, or developing your portfolio. The remaining time will be spent on your workplace activity.

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