IT Support Technician Apprenticeship

South West London
From £7,020 to £7,020 per annum
12 Apr 2017
12 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
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Faster career track, increased opportunities with a clear training roadmap to develop your skills further

Employment experience, on up to date technology giving you a big advantage over the traditional college route

Earn while you learn

Graduation ceremony at Microsoft Headquarters, potential for Microsoft Apprentice of the year awards

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The Opportunity

The Microsoft IT Apprenticeship Programme are offering this exciting new opportunity for an IT minded individual with the ambition to learn new skills and gain on the job experience.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a unique Company based in Vauxhall London.

They are an enthusiastic, passionate and full of life company that are willing to go the extra mile! They offer a wide variation of services including, Office 365 Migration, Office 365 Training, IT Support, Project Consultancy, Disaster Recovery and also printing services.

Through the Microsoft Partner Apprenticeship Programme, you will receive Microsoft training and accreditation through online learning and practical experience. These qualifications are highly respected and sought after, giving you a fantastic head start to your career in IT with also a 2-day induction at the Microsoft HQ, starting your professional career in the industry. For more details, keep reading…

Duties and Responsibilities:

The Company require a pro-active IT Technician with an aptitude for communication and interest in Microsoft infrastructure technologies such as Windows.

This role will be initially to provide 1st, 2nd and 3rd Line (this level depends on skill sets) Telephone Helpdesk and Field support to internal and external customers and to ensure we meet Service Targets and Service Levels.

Main duties will include:

To assist in the implementation of projects or other technical services when requested.

To visit customer sites and fix support call as required.

Follow standard working practices

Provide Helpdesk technical support to customers

Log, Analyse and fix support cases, escalating as required

Complete a Needs Analysis when necessary

Provide technical recommendations

Regularly update cases on the system

Regularly update customers of case statuses

Build PC’s and configure other equipment and software

Install PC’s and other equipment and software

Provide User Orientation training

Update the asset database

Write and maintain procedures

Follow assigned procedures

Set up email and user accounts

Liaise with 3rd party suppliers

Provide analysis and research for new services when requested

Assist on the implementation of projects and new tech services

Desirable skills:

You should have GCSE Maths & English at C or above and 3 or 4 other subjects at least. You will have enjoyed school, and you’ll be ready for a new learning environment in the world of work.

Any interest in one or some of the following is important; trouble shooting, Computer repairs, computer hardware, Microsoft Programs.

You will need a good eye for detail with a view to improving results on a daily basis.

Training to be provided

You will be enrolled onto the award-winning Microsoft Partner Apprenticeship Programme. You will work towards gaining the Microsoft certifications MTA Cloud Fundamentals, MTA Network Fundamentals, ITIL Foundation and CompTIA A+.

This apprenticeship is delivered remotely via a live virtual classroom using the very latest Microsoft technologies.

These qualifications are globally recognized industry certifications and form the significant building block of IT knowledge for anybody looking to start a career in IT. ANT INFORMATION

Weekly Wage: £135 Per week - £7,020 Per Annum

Daily Working Hours: Monday – Friday – 9.00am – 6.00pm with 1 hour Paid Lunch.