Apprentice Technical Support Officer

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Closed for applications on 14/10/2018 23:59
£3.70 per hour then minimum apprentice wage applies to 19 years and over following successful completion of first year
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14 Oct
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Apprentice Technical Support Officer (£3.70 per hour then minimum apprentice wage applies to 19 years and over following successful completion of first year)

If you are organised, detail focused and would like to learn technical skills we have an apprenticeship for you.

Based within Environmental Services you will be working within a busy team which provides support to the street cleansing, grounds maintenance, and refuse services.

Throughout the 2 year apprenticeship you will be trained in the required skills and responsibilities to be able to undertake the full range of duties, which include building up the necessary skills to support the team and service delivery by:

• Working towards the achievement of a Level 3 qualification in Business Administration
• Becoming an effective member of the team
• Effective use of electronic communication (i.e. emails and social media)
• Utilising GIS mapping and route planning software packages
• Accurately enter data and produce reports from the same in accordance with data protection principles

Required Qualifications: Either have or expect to achieve 4 GCSEs at grades A-C including Maths and English, or hold an equivalent relevant qualification

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact David Groark on 0191 5614542.

We shall be hosting an Open Day on Wednesday 3rd October 2018 at South Hylton House, Sunderland, SR4 0JL where you can find out more about the service and the apprenticeship, brush up on your interview techniques and on how to complete an application form. To book a place please contact Debbie Rowell on 0191 561 3931.

If you also wish to apply for the Apprentice Place Management Technician post you only need submit one application form but must mark this clearly on your application form. You must ensure you complete all essential requirements for both positions on your application.

Interviews for all of the posts are scheduled for w/c 19th November 2018.

Apply on-line via the NE jobs portal or for an application pack to be sent by post please contact Sunderland City Council's Customer Service Centre on 0191 520 5555. For further assistance contact the Organisational Management & Resourcing Team on 0191 561 1756.

Please note that all communication regarding your application for this post will be sent to the email address that you have registered with North East Jobs, including your invite to interview if you are short-listed or via the email or contact details on your paper application as applicable. Please remember to check your junk mail items. You will also be required to complete a basic on-line assessment as part of the process.

Please be advised if you have not heard from us within six weeks of the closing date you should assume you have not been shortlisted

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This job is closed for applications.