Trainee IT Support Technician

Recruiter
M Thorne Consulting Limited
Location
South Ascot
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
16 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Exceptional opportunity to join a young, dynamic company and be involved in a variety of projects, products and services.

The Company

My client works exclusively in B2B, providing customer facing and back office systems. They provide and support an exciting network of tech systems and applications to their clients.

This is a fast moving, high growth, successful business with a great working environment and a happy, hard working team with a positive outlook.

If you can work hard and learn quickly, they will help you become a strong and integral part of that team. Ideally, they would like you to start immediately.

They are proud to be an accredited Investors in People "Gold" organisation.

The Job

They need a Junior/Trainee IT Support Technician with hands-on understanding of:

  • IT hardware
  • Managing Windows
  • Networking
  • Raspberry Pi or another Linux system

You will learn and work on the day-to-day support of both their own and their customers' systems, giving you the opportunity to rapidly develop your skills and experience.

Your duties will include:

  • Installing and configuring computer systems
  • Building hardware
  • Diagnosing hardware/software faults
  • Dealing with and rectifying faults
  • Solving technical problems
  • Supporting users
  • Logging and keeping records of system maintenance and faults
  • Tracking the maintenance of faults through to resolution.

The Person

To succeed in this role, you will have BTEC Level 3 Diploma in an IT subject and GCSEs in Maths and English (at grade C or higher).

You are passionate about systems and projects, and all things IT, with an understanding of Windows and Linux/Pi, as well as an understanding of networking, and an interest in IT security. You love making stuff work and making things better.

You are reliable and punctual, with a strong work ethic and a positive attitude. You are able immediately to be responsible and deal well with pressure.

You can demonstrate the following attributes:

  • An ability to work across several projects or opportunities at the same time
  • An ability to adapt to change, being comfortable with a fast-changing technology environment
  • A commitment to producing high quality work.

Benefits of working here

In addition to a starting salary range of £15k - £17k, you will also receive a range of employee benefits that include 33 days' holiday, bonuses and a workplace pension.

Your starting salary will be formally reviewed after 3 months.

If you impress them with your aptitude, enthusiasm and motivation, you will be given the opportunity of a sponsored day release Level 4 Advanced Apprenticeship in IT.

This is an unrivalled opportunity to supercharge your IT career in a highly successful company where high achievers are rewarded and given respect and responsibility. What are you waiting for? Apply right now!