Data Engineer Apprentice


Salary: £222.18

Posted: 2019-04-01

Start Date: 2019-07-15

Recruiter: Darke & Taylor Ltd

Job Description

Assisting senior Engineer on site with the following:

  • Cat 5e & Cat6 Structured IT cabling installations
  • Fibre optic cable installation
  • Telephone cable installation
  • Fault investigation and rectification on the above systems
  • Dealing directly with University personnel
  • Working in occupied areas as well as building sites


Desired skills

  • Good communication skills
  • Good listening skills
  • Ability to work independently 
  • Ability to work well as part of a team
  • Ability to take instruction 

Personal qualities

  • Confident
  • Punctual
  • Presentable
  • Good dexterity 
  • Articulate

Qualifications required

  • GCSEs in maths, English and ICT at a grade C (4) or above are preferred or equivalents
  • Driving license and own transport is preferred 


Employer Overview

Darke & Taylor are a multi-award-winning electrical services company with an established track record of providing job opportunities and long-term careers to people in the electrical industry and associated fire, security and network cabling trades. Based just outside Oxford and operating in the South East and London, the company has a healthy order book and is looking to recruit talented individuals to join its team.


Darke & Taylor Ltd


Egham Hill


TW20 0EX

Additional location information

Darke and Taylor's main office is located in Oxford. They currently have a vacancy for a Datacomms Apprentice that will be mainly based at a University in Egham, Surrey, however, there will be occasions that they will be working elsewhere.