Apprenticeships

Our mission is to encourage new ideas

Innovation and progress are the goals of our successful mixture, whereby T&N trusts in an imaginative dialogue within its teams. You can make an important contribution as an apprentice with your new ideas. In return, we can offer an apprenticeship with excellent prospects and a friendly working environment.

Extensive responsibilities, appropriate competence and a broad scope of action ensure a needs-based, integrated promotion of new talent with professional training, in the sense of an optimum competence to work autonomously for T&N. We want to turn good students into competent, young professionals. Apprentices can achieve the high goals through commitment, a great interest in the subject area as well as sustained, professional and personal support from their superiors.

We are looking forward to welcoming you to our team as a young and motivated colleague.
 


Apprenticeships, that we offer (read the job descriptions futher down):


ICT specialist Dietlikon 2018        1
IT specialist systems engineering Dietlikon 2019        1
Management Assistant EFZ Service and Administration Dietlikon 2018        1
Management Assistant EFZ Service and Administration Olten       2018        1


ICT Specialist - job profile

ICT Specialist - job profile
 

ICT specialist

Job descriptionICT specialists EFZ (Federal Certificate of Vocational Training and Education) install and maintain telecommunications and IT networks. They plan the wiring and install, connect, configure and program the systems and equipment.
They join all of the necessary equipment together in a network and make the connections to the Internet. They test the networks with the latest measuring equipment, advise customers and propose solutions. In addition, they install and service telephone & EDP systems and perform a challenging job that calls for a wide range of skills and expertise in the fields of telecommunications, IT, electronics and electrical engineering.

RequirementA good secondary school leaving certificate is one precondition for an apprenticeship. Very good grades in mathematics, the ability to reason analytically, a capacity for abstract thought, an interest in modern means of communication and technology as well as PC and English skills are a requirement. The ability to communicate, an accurate way of working, manual dexterity, a joy of learning and a normal colour perception are further qualities you should have.

TrainingThe apprenticeship lasts 4 years. The electrical fitter and electric draftsman/draftswoman professions, with further training after vocational training, are also starting points for ICT specialists.

Career opportunitiesOnce you have completed your apprenticeship as a federally certified ICT specialist you can go on to study various further subjects:

  • Professional examination (BP): federally certified ICT project manager
  • Higher proficiency certificate: graduate ICT specialist

Universities of applied sciences:

  • Bachelor of Science (FH) in telecommunications
  • Bachelor of Science (FH) in electrical engineering
  • Bachelor of Science (FH) in building services engineering (field of study: building electrical engineering)

Please feel free to contact Noldi Niederberger on 044 835 36 26 or at noldi.niederberger@t-n.ch should you have any further questions.
 

IT specialist systems engineering - job profile

IT specialist systems engineering - job profile
 


IT specialist systems engineering
Job description IT specialists with a Swiss federal vocational diploma are in great demand and will remain so in future. Three specialisations are offered in this profession:
  • Application development
  • Systems engineering
  • Support

We train apprentices in the field of systems engineering. They will help set up networks, servers and operating systems and assist users in their daily work with IT. They will deal with the planning and handling of IT projects.
IT specialists have broad basic knowledge in the fields of hardware and software, network technology, transmission and control systems. They work in the fields of the planning, installation, operation and maintenance of IT systems and their applications

Requirement A good secondary school leaving certificate and a completed Multicheck analysis for technical IT specialists EFZ (Federal Certificate of Vocational Training and Education) are preconditions for an apprenticeship. An accurate way of working, good logical-abstract intellectual powers, a technical aptitude, willingness to work, an enjoyment of working with other people in a team and an open-minded approach to all things new are further requirements you should exhibit. What’s more, you should be able to adapt quickly to new and changing situations during on-the-spot work with customers.
Apart from a love of and passion for IT, you should be quick on the uptake and be able to understand and implement operational procedures. You are able to explain these relationships and thus help and advise users with your expertise.

Training The apprenticeship lasts 4 years. Our students are trained as follows in our headquarters in Dietlikon:

  • First year of apprenticeship as a basic year
  • As of the 2nd year of apprenticeship in the company
  • Six intercompany courses are integrated in the basic year, two further ones will be completed during the 2nd year
Career opportunities Once you have completed your apprenticeship as federally certified IT specialist in systems engineering you can go on to study various further subjects:
  • Higher proficiency certificate as IT specialist
  • Business IT Specialist (institute of tertiary education)
  • IT Technician (institute of tertiary education)
  • Engineer (institute of tertiary education)

Please feel free to contact Mr. Ismaele Milo on 044 835 36 78 or at ismaele.milo@t-n.ch should you have any further questions.
 

Management Assistant EFZ Service and Administration - job profile

Management Assistant EFZ Service and Administration - job profile
 


Management Assistant EFZ (Federal Certificate of Vocational Training and Education) Service and Administration (S&A)
Job description Management Assistants EFZ S&A write offers, conduct correspondence and keep accounts, organise appointments and help draft concepts.
They are service-oriented employees in business management processes. Their vocational field ranges from customer advice, the performance of administrative duties through to trade-specific processing.
The job opportunities are very diverse: for example, they organise business trips, meetings or events. They also work in the financial field. They arrange payments, purchase raw materials and help prepare accounts. What’s more, they maintain contact with domestic and foreign customers.

Requirement A secondary school leaving certificate with good grades or middle school certificate and extra year with good grades in the core subjects are preconditions for an apprenticeship. Linguistic fluency, calculation skills as well as an understanding of business and technical relationships are further requirements. Your attitude is characterised by independence, initiative and a willingness to learn. A good written and verbal style in German and a command of at least one foreign language are indispensable for communication with domestic and foreign customers. You understand simple texts and talks in this foreign language. Since a lot of the work is carried out with computers, keyboard typing skills are a must for efficient work.

Training The apprenticeship lasts three years. Theoretical training is carried out on a maximum of two days a week in the vocational school. If apprentices pass the entrance examination they can be admitted to sit the commercial matura examination (university entrance qualification). This is either integrated in the apprenticeship or completed as a full-term year at the end of the three years.

Career opportunities There are a number of different further education, specialisation and advancement opportunities. Depending on their interests and skills, management assistants can continue their training and education in fields such as business administration, sales, marketing, foreign languages, human resources etc.

Please feel free to contact Annabel Walder on 044 835 36 73 or annabel.walder@t-n.ch should you have any further questions.