Job Summary
  • Salary
    £180.00 (per week)
  • Location
    Chelmsford, Essex
  • Sector
    Technology Level 3
  • Duration
    12 Months
  • 1 Position Available
  • Closing Date
    27th October 2016
  • Employer Name
    Future Generation Solutions (Disposals) Limited/ FG Disposals
  • Distance from acadmey
    • 5.0 Miles
    • 14 Minutes
  • Address
    Chelmsford CM1 4LN, United Kingdom

Job Description

Testing and repairing IT equipment to be sold through online sales channels is just part of this role. A passion to learn, progress and succeed are a must.

As an IT asset recycler the stock handled is incredibly varied in both type, age and value – from enterprise servers and storage through to laptops, PCs and associated parts.

The main function of this role is to test and repair IT equipment, and turn it into an online ready product. This process includes the following steps:


  • Entering data into our online database system.
  • Identifying faults with products and replacing components, if needed, to make a fully working and saleable product.
  • Identifying and Researching Technical specifications of products.
  • Working with the Engineering Team to meet targets and deadlines.
  • With the team help build links between our stock system and eBay/Amazon/our online store.

It’s a varied role that requires patience, determination and accuracy; product data must be accurate, as it will be displayed to millions of potential buyers

Working Week

Monday – Friday 8:00am – 5:00pm


Requirements & Prospects


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

Desired Skills

• Proficient in Microsoft Office programs (Word/Excel)
• Technical Knowledge of IT/Computer Components
• Eye for detail – identifying any mistakes and rectifying them quickly
• Further In-house training and support will be given to the Apprentice throughout the Apprenticeship.

Personal Qualities

• A Positive and motivated attitude towards working and learning on the job.
• Enthusiastic to take ownership of the work you are given and increase productivity in the work place
• Keep a tidy work area.

Future Prospects

Potential of a full time position on completion of Apprenticeship

  • 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)