Graduate Opportunity

IT Graduate


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Job Introduction

Working as an IT graduate at Tarmac means that from day one you’ll receive huge amounts of role variety, exposure, the opportunity to get stuck in to the day-to-day challenges of IT, whilst working on lots of exciting forward-thinking projects - being supported to develop and learn while you earn! 

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Role Responsibility

A typical day working as an IT Graduate will be varied and throughout your programme you’ll spend time with the different functions to develop a rounded understanding of our IT offering. Time can be spent with...​

  • The IT Service Desk, who users any issues regarding their IT equipment. They provide first contact support and working with them provides great customer service and IT support Experience​
  • Portfolio Management team (IT Projects), who are the team that are consistently running the projects that bring the IT department and the business into the future. You’ll be given the opportunity to lead projects for us with former graduates leading projects such as SAP Patching and the development  of Customer Portal.​
  • WPC (Workplace Computing) who are the team who build and distribute the computing hardware throughout the entire business as well as provide 2nd line support for the more complex issues that the ServiceDesk are unable to resolve.​
  • VDN (Voice and Data Networks) who are the team who provide the telephony and network systems throughout the business as well as resolve any raised issues regarding internet or desk phone problems.​

This is a fantastic team to be part of, engaging, challenging and dynamic which makes every day different!​

Whilst you’re learning on the job, you’ll attend our Graduate core Skills Development Programme designed to expand your business knowledge, strengthen core skills and offer networking opportunities with other graduates and key stakeholders across the Tarmac business in order to successfully transition into your destination role​.​

The Ideal Candidate

Our people come from a variety of different backgrounds and prior experience isn’t always necessary for success. This following transferable skills and qualifications are beneficial in this role:​

  • Enthusiastic about customer service​
  • A keen problem solver​
  • Organised approach to managing projects​
  • Keen to keep learning and prepared to take onboard extra certifications and training.​
  • Able to work as part of a team and independently​
  • Able to work on multiple projects concurrently​

Why Tarmac

We offer an extensive range of career development opportunities and industry-leading rewards, incentives and benefits: 

  • Bonus scheme 
  • Enhanced holiday entitlement
  • Contributory pension scheme 
  • Access to the Tarmac Reward website with discounts on retailers, holidays, etc. 
  • Access to our Employee Assistance helpline for free and confidential advice 
  • Access to join our Employee Communities inc. LGBTQ+; Working Parents 
  • Training and development opportunities 

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Job ID Number: tarmac/TP/109/2407
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Opportunity Overview

  • February 27th, 2022
  • Competitive salary + benefits
  • All grades
  • Solihull (Birmingham)
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Preferred Disciplines...

  • Computer Science
  • Hardware
  • Information Technology
  • Software
  • Systems

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