Network Support Technician (Junior)

Recruiter
First Choice Recruitment Services
Location
Tewkesbury, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
17 Aug 2019
Closes
09 Sep 2019
Ref
1237649497
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Based in Tewkesbury our clients provide wide area networks and hosted telephone systems using the latest technologies. We are recruiting on their behalf for a First Line Network Support Technicians to join the existing team.

This is an opportunity for a technically minded individual to kick start their career in IT. Full training will be provided with on-going support to enable you to progress, develop and become a key member of the team.

Are you an early adopter of new technology?
Do people ask you for help with their IT problems?
Do you enjoy online gaming and building gaming PCs in your spare time?
Do you have an interest in computer networks?

If this sounds like you, please keep reading as we would love to hear from you.

This position will involve assisting customers over the phone and on site, diagnosing network faults and pro-actively responding to system-generated alerts. Other duties include configuring network equipment and cloud-based telephone systems.

Previous experience in an IT role is not essential, however the willingness to learn and be part of a team is required. The candidate should be a good communicator and have an enthusiastic approach to new challenges.

Responsibilities will include:

* Providing first level diagnostics over the phone and on site. Including helping users with local issues using tea viewer.

* Proactively responding to system generated alerts

* Configure network equipment and cloud telephone systems

* Updating customer database and liaising with customers

Skills required:

* GCSE grade B or above in Maths and English; 2 x A levels at grade C (one in science or Maths) and Higher Education in Information Technology desirable

* Clear, articulate English speaker with previous customer service experience preferred

* Good IT literacy with knowledge of Microsoft Operating systems

* Familiarity with Linux and networking would be an advantage but not essential

* Organised with the ability to handle multiple tasks

* Able to work in a team and without supervision

* Full UK driving licence;

37.5 hours per week with opportunity to do overtime and earn bonus once training complete.

Please email you up to date CV details to Vickie and call to discuss further

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