Networks Engineer Apprenticeship
Job Title: Apprentice Networks Engineer
Salary: £ 18,391
Permanent | Full Time Hours | 37 hours per week
Are you interested in technology and want to earn while you train to become a Networks Engineer? As one of the UK & Ireland's largest and most diverse energy companies, we're always keen to identify great talent. We are looking for individuals with a passion for IT looking to commence their career on an apprenticeship programme. Our Network Engineer apprenticeship will benefit from a structured training programme, competitive salary and excellent benefits.
If you have a keen interest in technology and want to make a difference, you've just found a scheme worth saying yes to. It's not just a technical scheme; more about learning how we use technology to support the business and our customers. Our apprenticeship lasts for 2 years where you will follow a full development programme and will learn the role of networks and applications in business.
Your Skills and Experience
Ideally to be considered for this role you will have achieved three A-Levels at grade C or above or an IT-related vocational qualification. However, if you can show us your passion for networks and digital environments, we'd be interested in hearing more about you. While we don't expect you to know everything about the industry, we do expect you to have a passion for technology, be keen to learn and progress your career with SSE.
The Enterprise Division comprises four companies: Contracting, Rail, Telecoms and Utilities. The SSE Enterprise Projects and Operational Support Team support the entire Enterprise division leading the deployment of best practice in assurance, project management, engineering and in handling strategic projects.
SSE Enterprise Telecoms operates a 13,700km private telecoms network, with 265 Points of Presence and connectivity to over 80 commercial data centres that span the UK. With its extensive telecoms engineering experience, the company provides commercial security with unrivalled in-house engineering resource to Service Providers, Large Enterprises and the Public Sector providing a competitive range of leading edge Ethernet, Cloud Connect, Optical Networking and Co-location services.
With more than 22,000 employees working over 242 locations, we strive to be a great place to work for everyone. In addition to a competitive salary, you'll automatically be enrolled in into our Group Pension Plan and have the opportunity to join our Share plans. You'll enjoy a generous annual leave entitlement of 34 days (inclusive of public holidays), with the option to buy up to 10 extra days. Each employee is also entitled to one day paid volunteering, allowing you to dedicate your time, skills and expertise to your local community or a charitable cause as part of our "Be the Difference" scheme.
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Closing date for applications is: 22nd October 2018
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