IT Software, Web & Telecoms Professional Framework Level 3 (Desk Based Engineer) – Northern Ireland

  • BT
  • Belfast, UK
  • 09 Mar, 2020
Advanced Apprenticeship IT Telecomms

Job Description

Our mission is to break down the barriers of today to release the potential of tomorrow. Join us today and release yours.

What you'll be doing

As a desk-based engineer, you’ll be responsible for surveying, planning, and recording, our network for fibre to the premises (FTTP), fibre to the cabinet (FTTC) and copper products. This requires a keen eye for detail as you’ll learn about all aspects of our access and core network/infrastructure.

Key aspects of the role will involve planning for our fibre network, creating detailed proposals and job packs for issue to field engineers, and redrawing of all external line plant records,. You can also be carrying out site surveys when necessary.

This is a highly valued, multi-skilled role with opportunities to develop whilst contributing to the overall success of a well-established team using a variety of skills and system based programmes.

Join this 30-month programme and you will have a range of placements that will give you the opportunity to either gain broad knowledge or specialise in a particular field if you prefer. You can shape your own future, whether it’s a management career path or a technical specialism, we will support you to find your feet and make a real impact in our business.

Entry requirements

A minimum of four GCSEs at grades 4 – 9 (GCSE C or above) including English Language and Maths. Equivalent qualifications are accepted. A full driving licence with no more than six points. To meet our safety requirements by showing you can recognise a range of colours.

To meet our safety requirements by showing you can recognise a range of colours. Equivalent qualifications are accepted.

Please note: All of our apprentice schemes are subject to eligibility criteria



We value different perspectives, skills and experiences. We’re creating an inclusive working culture where people from all backgrounds can succeed. That’s why we welcome applications from all parts of the community.