Job Summary
  • Salary
    £140.25 (per week)
  • Location
    Birmingham, Birmingham
  • Sector
    IT level 3
  • Duration
    12 Months
  • 1 Position Available
  • Closing Date
    12th October 2017
  • Employer Name
    Maxim Computer Services Ltd
  • Distance from academy
    • 22.0 Miles
    • 31 Minutes
  • Address
    Hednesford WS12 2FN, United Kingdom

Employer Description

Job Description

Do you enjoy repairing computers and other equipment at home? Do you have an interest in IT and are looking for a hands on role where you can install parts and repair IT related equipment such as mobile computers and printers? An interest in engineering would also be an advantage.
The role will involve working ‘hands on’ to repair Printers, mobile computers and scanners.


The main duties of the role are the hardware repair of:

·         Thermal Printers

·         Line Printers

·         Laser Printers

·         Mobile Computers

·         Barcode Scanners


The will involve:

·         Fault diagnosis

·         Replacing boards

·         Replacing consumables

·         PCB repair (soldering on new components)

·         Software configuration.

The would suitable someone with an interest in the engineering and hardware side of IT who enjoys working hands on.   Full training will be given.

Working Week

Monday – Friday 9:00am – 5:30pm


Requirements & Prospects


A minimum of 5 GCSE’s C and above Including Maths, English and ICT (or equivalents)

Desired Skills

Computer literate, customer service

Personal Qualities

Interest in IT, able to work as part of a team and use own initiative, able to meet deadlines, positive attitude, reliable

Future Prospects

To become a permanent member of the team.

  • 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 Tamworth 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)