Introduction

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Breaking into the industry is not an easy task and our Professional ICT Internship Program is a perfect way to jump straight into your career! A leading Training & Resourcing organisation in the ICT area, ITIC works closely with universities and our industry partners to help students discover their pathway into the workforce through work experience and industry certification. Last year we helped 100’s of intern students, from universities such as Macquarie University, UNSW and UTS. Our mission is to help more students launch their careers in IT.


Opportunity

This 13-week Networking and Network Security internship program is a combination of pre-placement training and hands-on work experience. We work closely with our industry partners to identify recruitment needs so that we can devise a work integrated training curriculum to fill these gaps. Through our internship programs, students are able to spend time within our partner organisations, learning best practices, specific skills and tools, as well as assimilating to company culture.

 

Benefits

✓ On-the-job training and mentorship from our team

✓ Valuable hands on experience

✓ Earn credits for your degree or diploma

✓ Internship Completion Certificate

✓ Employer Reference Letter

✓ Resume and interview training

✓ An opportunity for full time employment

 


Outcome

Taking on the network role can be an exciting and lucrative career choice. A growth of about 16% is expected in the employment of Network professionals, from 2016 to 2026. 

Position Average Salary Network Administrator $85,000 per year Network Engineer $110,000 per year Network Security Specialist $79,984 per year Network Security Engineer $130,000 per year


Placement Details

Internship Host Company – Westcon-Comstor

Westcon-Comstor is a global technology distributor with worldwide capabilities in Cloud, Global Deployment and Services, and category-leading Security, Unified Communications and Collaboration, Networking and Data Center technology Practices. With teams in 110 offices in 70-plus countries across six continents, Westcon-Comstor provides services to more than 170 countries. 

Internship Responsibilities/Duties

You will be working as part of the team at the company’s integration centre. Westcon- Comstor’s Integration team works to ensure that partners are satisfied and protected during system setup, testing and basic configurations for installations. Some of your responsibilities include: 

• Install various 4 slots and 8 slot modules, Power-of-Ethernet power supply, single-wide service module to new Cisco routers. 

• Carry out order tracking duties and necessary troubleshooting for all networking equipment to guarantee best working conditions before prompt deliveries. 

• Provide memory upgrades to improve capacity of computerised network. Pre-building and installing firmware as per customers’ requirements. 

• Testing and erasing configurations on refurbished products. Staging and configuring of networking technology deployment. 

Requirements

To qualify for our internship program, you are expected to have basic Networking knowledge. You are also required to complete 3 weeks of Cisco CCNA Routing & Switching and CCNA Security training as part of the program (course fee applies). 

Internship Structure Duration: 13 weeks 

Wk Schedule Description Location

1-2 Mon-Fri CCNA Routing & Switching Training ITIC - Sydney CBD

3 Mon-Fri CCNA Security Training ITIC - Sydney CBD

4-7 2-3 days/week Case studies ITIC - Sydney CBD

8-13 2-3 days/week Internship at Westcon Westcon – St Leonards 


Apply

Limited positions available for each intake

Email your resume to jobs@itic.com.au

or

Contact ITIC on 1300 008 001 for more information.