IT Assistant

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Ipswich, UK
05 Jul 2019
01 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
POSITION: IT Assistant

SALARY: £16,000.00 - £17,000.00

BENEFITS: Company Pension,

HOURS: Full time, 38.5 hours a week

LOCATION: IP4 3EJ (2 Days) and IP13 9EP (3 Days)


Our client is a leading provider of IT Support and Services for the Business and Education sectors.

Due to continued success the company is looking for a bright, keen IT Assistant who is willing and able to work on a wide range of IT desktop skills. An interest in IT is paramount as the successful candidate will be working over two sites in Ipswich and Framlingham.

The company will provide additional training through a variety of methods online, on the job or classroom based where appropriate for the right candidate.

The main duties this job will include are:
  • Working with and supporting the team
  • Administrative duties as necessary
  • Liaising with clients of all ages and grades
  • Handling of customer support enquiries on the telephone, helpdesk and through email
  • Project management and working within strict deadlines
  • Evaluating new technologies
  • Deployment of technical IT proposals, this could include Microsoft deployments or virtualisation proposals
  • Working with consultants to implement highly complex technical requirements for clients
  • Working towards building skills and knowledge around networking, firewalls and routing protocols
  • Working on skills and knowledge around the Microsoft portfolio and virtualisation technologies

Skills required:
  • Have experience of using computers at a good level
  • Excellent understanding of IT
  • Interest in technology
  • Interest in IT and infrastructure architecture would be an advantage - But not essential
  • Possess good communication skills

Qualification required:
  • GCSEs including maths and English (or equivalent)
  • A qualification in IT would be advantageous - But not essential

Other information:
  • You must be a driver with your own vehicle as this post will involve travelling to and from various two locations.
  • You must be flexible as you may be occasionally required to work at weekends or evenings.
  • This role will include an Enhanced DBS, if successful you will therefore be required to submit identification for an Enhanced DBS to take place.

In order to apply please send a C.V and covering letter by clicking on the apply button below.

Keywords: IT Assistant, IT Administration, Software, Desktop, IT Operations, IT, Software, IT Technician, IT Specialist, Operations Engineer, UNIX, Server, LAN, WAN, IT Support, Vacancies, IT Vacancies, Microsoft

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