Job Summary
  • Salary
    £123.75 (per week)
  • Location
    Colchester, Essex
  • Sector
    Technology Level 3
  • Duration
    12 Months
  • 2 Positions Available
  • Closing Date
    19th December 2016
  • Employer Name
    UK Gaming Computers Limited
  • Distance from acadmey
    • 25.6 Miles
    • 37 Minutes
  • Address
    UK Gaming Computers, Colchester, UK

Job Description

Fantastic opportunity to work in a top UK custom PC building company. You will assist in building & testing of custom computer systems along with other day to day jobs.

Primarily responsible for:

  • Building custom made computer systems
  • Testing custom made computer systems
  • Preparing systems for shipment
  • Sales & technical contact directly with clients
  • System repairs
  • R&D
  • Stock control
  • Order management
  • Monitoring & maintaining tools & equipment

Working Week

Monday – Friday 9:00am – 5:00pm


Requirements & Prospects


Ideally a minimum 4 GCSE’s C and above Including Maths, English and ICT (or equivalents)

Desired Skills

Some kind of history in IT would be advantageous as too would have built a PC in the past. Ideally a PC enthusiast.
Knowledge of PC components & how to build PCs
Good customer service
Physically able

Personal Qualities

Team player & willing to learn

Future Prospects

Prospects include a full time position after 1 year if the applicant is suitable

  • Apprenticeship Length
    12 Months
  • Training Provider
    Aspire Achieve Advance Ltd
  • Academy Location


Throughout the duration of your Apprenticeship you will be required to attend the 3aaa Technology Academy in Chelmsford for up to 12 weeks on a block release basis for structured training. The remainder of your training will be completed in the workplace with your Employer. You will work towards a Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship for IT, Software, Web and Telecoms Professionals. The qualifications consist of:
• Edexcel Advanced Apprenticeship in IT, Software, Web and Telecoms
• L3 Diploma in ICT Professional Competence
• L3 Extended Diploma in ICT Systems and Principles
• Level 2 Functional Skills English, Maths & ICT (if applicable)

Qualification Gained

Advanced Apprenticeship (Level 3)