Desktop Support Technician

Recruiter
Complete Tech Limited
Location
Haywards Heath
Salary
Up to £20,000
Posted
01 Dec 2017
Closes
03 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Desktop Support Technician ? Based in Haywards Heath

Permanent role paying up to £20,000 per annum

Job Purpose

Work, as part of a small team, under the direction of the Service Desk Team Leader, on maintenance tasks, administration, and day-to-day problem resolution to ensure that all business customers, both in the UK and overseas, enjoy the benefits of high quality IT services and have access to all the IT systems they need to carry out their own jobs. Post holder required to work on different shifts as required by the Corporate Services team.

Main Responsibilities

Service Desk ticket management (45% of time)

  • Act as a main point within the team for logging and managing incidents (service desk)

Operations (45% of time)

To share collective responsibility, as part of the team, for undertaking the wide variety of tasks necessary to ensure the delivery of cost effective and efficient ICT services to the business. These include, amongst others;

  • Undertaking any of the variety of 1st line, and when directed 2nd line, support and maintenance tasks for software and hardware used, including applying manufacturer updates and approved system changes for hardware and software
  • Developing effective business relationships of mutual trust and respect with key business users to ensure that the ICT team is more aware of likely forthcoming business requirements and support the IT Infrastructure Manager in developing and managing relationships with both external 3rd parties and internal business customers. Liaise with third party suppliers to ensure that new starters and leavers setup in a timely way
  • Building and installing hardware and software (e.g. Desktop PC?s, switches, operating systems, applications, etc., as required) to standards and ensure such standards are documented and kept up-to-date

Corporate Services (10% of time)

Assist other members of the corporate services team with Invoice processing, facilities and any other reasonable tasks as requested by the Corporate Services Manager.

Knowledge (Education & Related Experience)

  • Educated to GCSE level or equivalent
  • Knowledge of supporting Microsoft Office gained as an end user
  • Understanding of Server Operating System Windows 2008 R2 and 2012
  • Proven experience of supporting customers in a Level 1/2 Service Desk environment (International environment desirable)
  • Experience of relevant computer hardware and peripherals
  • GCSE pass at grade C or above in Computer Studies/ICT
  • A? Level education or relevant vocational qualification e.g. AVCE, NVQ, or ECDL
  • ITIL Foundation

Skills (Special Training or Competence)

  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Excellent verbal communication and customer care skills
  • Desktop software/hardware maintenance skills
  • Good administration and time management skills
  • Able to work calmly under pressure and to deadlines
  • Able to take direction
  • Must be able to lift and handle ICT equipment
  • Keen interest in technology

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