Job Summary
  • Salary
    £150.00 (per week)
  • Location
    Watford, Hertfordshire
  • Sector
    Technology Level 3
  • Duration
    15 Months
  • 1 Position Available
  • Closing Date
    7th January 2017
  • Employer Name
    Edge Computer Systems
  • Distance from acadmey
    • 2.3 Miles
    • 10 Minutes
  • Address
    Watford WD24 7ND, United Kingdom

Job Description

Edge UK has unique and exciting opportunity for a IT support working for a logistics company, to join our growing team. You will have the opportunity to work with the latest technology and equipment and you'll be working with a company who has had 14 years’ growth in the Watford area.

Duties include:

·         The apprentice will learn to Install and configure computer hardware, software,

·         The apprentice will assist the planning and stock control

·         You will assist the setting up of processes and ensue that goods are checked upon receipt and prior to dispatch

·         Solving password problems

·         Talking to clients and computer uses to determine the nature of any problems

·         Responding to breakdowns

·         Solving computer and hardware faults

·         Repairing equipment and replacing parts

·         Obtaining replacement and specialist components

·         Fixtures and fittings

·         Checking computer equipment for electrical safety

·         Maintaining records of software on excel

·         Packing orders and any associated paperwork

·         Learning to understand and work with the ebay and amazon sales platforms

Working Week

Monday – Friday 9:00am – 5:30pm


Requirements & Prospects


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

Desired Skills

• Passion for IT and technology
• Logical, analytical thinker
• Enthusiastic and self-motivated
• Willing to learn

Personal Qualities

• Technical skills
• Organisational skills
• communication skills
• Problem-solving skills
• Patience
• Attention to detail
• A logical mind
• The ability to work well under pressure
• Enthusiasm for continual learning

Future Prospects

There will be a full time job for the right candidate once he or she completes their apprenticeship and shows the required drive to succeed.

  • Apprenticeship Length
    15 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 Watford for up to 8 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 Trailblazer – Infrastructure Technician. 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 and Maths (if applicable)
• BCS Foundation Certificate in Networking and Architecture Principles (Knowledge Module 1)
• BCS Foundation Certificate in Mobile and Operating Systems (Knowledge Module 2)
• BCS Foundation Certificate in Cloud Services (Knowledge Module 3)
• MTA in Software Development Fundamentals or HTML5 App Development Fundamentals (Knowledge Module 4)
• BCS Foundation Certificate in Business Processes (Knowledge Module 5)

Qualification Gained

Advanced Apprenticeship (Level 3)