telent Apprenticeships – Mainline Rail
Every time you pick up the phone, surf the Internet, travel on a motorway, catch a train, bus or tube, or even dial 999; chances are telent have enabled the technology to make this happen.
With current annual revenues of Â£399M, 2,000 employees and 23 operational locations across the UK and Ireland, we are a leading technology company which designs and delivers solutions and services for organisations to create, improve and maintain their ICT, mission critical communications networks and operational systems, vital in the effective operation of the nation’s infrastructure.
At the heart of many of the UK’s best-known brands, telent operates within multiple industry sectors including Transport, Service Provider, Public Safety, Defence and Government.
We are investing in talented and enthusiastic people to become apprentices in our business.
Our 3 year programme will provide you with opportunities to gain practical experience in electrical, electronic and telecommunications engineering as well as academic study.
What we are looking for:
Business Operations Skills and Requirements
*A minimum of 5 GCSE’s , must have grade C or above in Maths, English and IT or a Science related subject
*MUST have UK full Driving licence or have passed test before start date
*You must be at least 18 years old
*You will be required to work in potentially hazardous locations, including on the railway track. You must be able to undertake physically demanding work and possess normal colour vision and hearing.
*Be prepared to live away from home while attending college and working on business projects.
*Candidates must meet our strict policy on Drugs and Alcohol. Our Drugs and Alcohol Policy is intended to ensure we comply with the safety legislation that applies to safety critical work on railway systems.
*This role includes working unsociable hours including working nights, shifts and some weekends
What will you get in return?
Starting salary Â£14,000
The foundations of a great career in telecommunications engineering
Academic and on the Job training, with a detailed induction programme
33 days holiday
Structured support and mentoring for your professional development
How to apply:
Please send your CV to: quoting Ref: MG/APPMAIN
telent is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to diversity and inclusion