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ReferenceV2997
CompanyTSS Recruitment
LocationLondon, England/London All
Career LevelEntry Level
Job TypeTechnical
Position TypePermanent
SalaryNegotiable
Vacancies4
Company SizeLarge (1000+ employees)
Posted DateJune 18th 2013
Start DateNot Specified
Closing DateJuly 1st 2013 (for applications)

With annual revenues of over £310 million and over 1400 employees in the UK, we're a technology services company with literally decades of experience providing a broad range of network and communications services across a variety of industries. We have unique scale, boasting one of the largest engineering field forces of its kind in the UK and a track record for quality and delivery that is second-to-none.


Currently we are looking to start an apprenticeship within out Metro group. The telent matro business is responsible for the design, installation and commissioning and maintenance of a diverse range of operational communications systems for the London Underground
.Role Profile:
•To carry out maintenance activities on communications systems, and to ensure effective restoration/repair of customer systems
•The telent Metro business is responsible for the design, installation and commissioning of a diverse range of communications systems on the London underground. The successful applicants will rotate around the three departments of the Metro business completing maintenance activities.
•Perform all work tasks under supervision; Unload, check, handle, store and prepare equipment for maintenance, installation or commissioning. Erect, mount, fit and assemble equipment. Cable, connect and terminate. Always adhere to the provisions of the Electricity at Work Regulations 1989. Hardware repairs and modification. Understand and adhere to Health & Safety (H&S) and London Underground Procedures.
•Perform all work tasks under supervision; Perform repair and restoration to service tasks across the range of the client assets under contract. Perform installation and commissioning tasks and local directives. All in accordance with H&S and London Underground Procedures.
•To produce and communicate Work Experience logbooks and timesheets at the end of each week allowing the Management team to monitor effectiveness
•Adhere to Transport at Work Act with particular attention to the Drugs and Alcohol Policy and telent’s H&S policies and procedures

Typical Deliverables:
•You will be required to work in potentially hazardous locations on the London Underground, including on the railway track, and must be in good health with normal colour vision and hearing.
•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.

Business Operations Skills – Experience:
•Candidates selected must have a good/excellent school attendance record.
•All candidates should be able to drive with no medical complaints that exclude them from driving, as this is an essential requirement for the business.
•The particular attributes that you should have, or be able to gain and to be able to demonstrate are:

Be enthusiastic and motivated
Be ambitious in your career
An interest in technology
An ability to learn
Be responsible
An ability to focus
Be good at solving problems
Work well with others
Have customer service skills
Be trustworthy
Be able to plan and organise

Business Operations Skills – Qualifications:
•Have a minimum of 5 GCSE’s grade C and above in Maths, English and IT or a Science related subject

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