IT Infrastructure Apprentice

DP World Southampton

Apprenticeship summary:

PETA Training are proud to be working with DP World Southampton, looking to source an exceptional IT Infrastructure Apprentice for their organisation.

If you are looking to pursue a career in the IT than this role is the right one for you. You will be working for a global company where you will be part of a highly experienced team. This role will give you the opportunity to gain new knowledge and skills and an exciting and constantly developing industry.

Progression opportunity, working in a diverse and dedicated IT team, opportunity to join a rapidly growing company with prospects of promotion and a strong future career.


This position forms part of a team which is accountable and responsible for the delivery of the technical infrastructure supporting the DP World Southampton. You will be communicating with all levels of the business internally and with external customers.

You will be maintaining and administering the company servers, local area network, wide area network, internet and related services.

You will be maintaining and administering desktop systems, laptops and PC productivity applications in accordance with the appropriate standards, policies and procedures.

Other information

DP World Southampton has a capacity of approximately 2 million TEU and is the second largest container terminal in the UK. IT systems are an intrinsic part of controlling the operational flow of containers through the port.
DP World is an organisation that aims to build effective teams across the globe; they are committed to achieving operational excellence and exceeding stakeholder expectations. 


Interest in the IT industry and basic IT skills (relevant to the role)

Good communication skills and good time management skills

Able to work both independently and as part of a team.

Able to work under pressure and to tight deadlines.

Personal qualities

Experience of the Desktop products

Full Driving License is not essential but would be an advantage (Full driver training for driving on the Quay will be provided)    

Qualifications required

 English and Maths GCSE’s grade A-C (4-9) or equivalent


Up to 8% annual bonus, Free on-site car park, canteen

Future prospects

Progression opportunity with prospects of promotion and a strong future career.

Training to be provided

Throughout the duration of the Apprenticeship you will be required to attend one of PETA training centres for off-the- job training.  The majority of training will be completed with your employer at your place of work. You will be completing Level 3 Infrastructure Technician Apprenticeship along with the following qualifications:

  • Microsoft (MTA) Networking Fundamentals
  • Microsoft (MTA) Mobility and device Fundamentals
  • Microsoft (MTA) Server Admin
  • Microsoft (MTA) Software development Fundamentals
  • ITIL Foundation V4

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