Programmer Apprentice

Does this sound like you?

  • Introverted: You have to gather strength to go to a public event
  • Conscientious: You pay careful attention to details
  • Creative: You enjoy brainstorming solutions to sticky problems
  • Logical: You enjoy when things have a specific, sensible sequence
  • Curious: Have a strong interest in learning how to program software
  • Humble: You understand that you may not have all the answers but are willing to learn

If so, we may have a position for you!  A professional and career building opportunity within the fast-growing information technology field is now available here in Redding, CA.  Our national company is looking to invest in training the right individual for a computer programming job.

No prior formal education or job experience is required as you will receive on the job training, but some informal familiarity with programming is highly recommended.  Those with professional programming experience or a Computer Science degree are also welcome to apply.


What would you be doing?

Your primary responsibilities as an Apprentice Programmer will include learning how to, and assisting with, the development of new projects, as well as provide ongoing support for the company’s existing software and systems.  A typical day may include writing code, maintaining technical documentation, performing unit testing, and/or assisting others with troubleshooting software. You will be working with technologies such as the .NET framework and MS SQL Server, languages like C#, VB.Net, JavaScript, PHP, and SQL, and markups like HTML, XML, and the meta-markup JSON.


Your job in a nutshell:

  • Assist in the development of new software and systems
  • Provide programming support to existing software and systems
  • Provide insight and technical expertise to discussions relating to system design and software
  • Analyze and document processes where procedures or work instructions do not exist and review/revise existing procedures and work instructions where required

You’re also a person who:

  • Has a can-do, will-do attitude and is highly receptive to feedback
  • Has a basic understanding of programming concepts
  • Has excellent critical thinking & problem solving skills
  • Has exceptional attention to detail

Who is LifeHelp?

LifeHelp is a financially stable and organizationally strong third party administrator and insurance agency with a national client base. We’ve been in business since 1972 and have been proud to call Redding our home since 1994. Our benefits are outstanding, our facility is top notch, our people are a cut above, and our work environment is businesslike – with a healthy dose of fun. And we especially like to reward excellence and innovative thinking. 


What’s in it for you?

Your compensation package will include a competitive salary plus comprehensive medical, dental, and vision insurance plans, 401(k) and a generous vacation and paid holiday schedule.

Does this sound like the job for you?

Submissions without cover letters will not be considered.

Cuenca & Associates Insurance Agency, Inc., d/b/a LifeHelp, is an Equal Opportunity Employer.