Junior IT Technician

Contract:
Permanent
Category:
Full Time
Job Sector:
IT / Technology
Region:
West Wales
Location:
Aberystwyth, Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion, Pembrokeshire
Salary description:
Increasing to £19k p/ a after 6 months
Posted:
14/11/2016
Start Date:
November / December 2016
Recruiter:
prosperIS
Job Ref:
CJ1426ISA

Job Title: Junior IT Technician.
Location: Commutable from Lampeter, Aberaeron, Tregaron, Newcastle Emlyn and Carmarthen.
Salary: £17,000 per annum, increasing to £19,000 per annum after successful 6-month probation period.
Start Date: November / December 2016.
Working Hours: 40 hours per week , working from Monday to Friday, 08.00 - 17.00.

IT Support / Technical Support / Hardware / Desktop
Junior IT Technician / Trainee IT Technician / Graduate IT Technician

Our customer from the manufacturing sector is currently seeking an enthusiastic Junior IT Technician to work within their Support team providing support for the IT Infrastructure across their office / site. The successful candidate will provide day to day operational and back-office support for the business. This includes every aspect of IT Infrastructure as well as ensuring successful project delivery. This role would be ideal for a person with enthusiasm and perhaps some commercial IT Support experience seeking a challenging career in this area.

Working within this IT Support capacity, you will be responsible for the following tasks and responsibilities:
*overall software and hardware support for the site.
*provide day to day operational and back-office support of all IT systems on the site.
*be actively involved in the ongoing development of all systems and processes.
*ensure the accurate monitoring of the company's production activities and liaise with other IT, Finance and Administration Colleagues.
*maintain IT hardware and equipment: PC's, terminals, printers and other office peripherals, barcode scanners, barcode labelling equipment.
*work within a team and also on your own initiative to automate management tasks, streamline processes and perform standard administration functions as needed.
*find solutions to problems and have a hands-on approach to support activities.
*providing technical support to staff.

We anticipate that the successful candidate would have some of the following experience and knowledge:
*academic studies in an IT-related discipline, coupled with commercial experience within an IT position.
*you will understand the Microsoft Office package and have up to date Windows knowledge, ideally of Windows XP, Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows 8 and MS Office Suite as well as having some basic networking (TCP/IP) skills.
*have a genuine passion for IT.
*have an adaptable approach which will allow you to learn and understand bespoke technologies quickly.
*desirable to possess knowledge of networking technologies and associated peripherals and software.
*the ability to function well in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.
*excellent organisational skills with ability to plan workloads effectively to meet deadlines.
*well developed interpersonal and communication skills.

This would be an exceptional opportunity to join a team within a challenging and dynamic working environment with the opportunity to learn about a variety of systems and technologies. You should have an independent approach and have the desire to become a highly valued member of the team.

Should you feel that you have the right blend of skills, knowledge and enthusiasm to be a success within this exciting new role for a Junior IT Technician, then please contact us for further information and details.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.


IT Technician, IT Support, Technical Support, IT Infrastructure, First Line, Second Line, Helpdesk, operational support, back-office support, hardware support, software support, desktop applications, networking, develop systems, develop processes, monitoring production activities, maintain hardware, PC's, terminals, printers, scanners, labelling equipment, management tasks, streamline processes, standard administration functions, hands-on approach, IT studies, HND, BTEC, BSc, networking technologies, software, MS Office, Windows, Active Directory, organisational skills, communication skills, interpersonal skills, South Wales, Lampeter, Aberaeron, Tregaron, Newcastle Emlyn, Carmarthen, Aberystwyth.

Excellent opportunity to gain hands-on experience in a complex technical environment.

Must have eagerness for learning and personal development, with a commitment for supporting the organisation for many years.

Company Description

prosperIS Recruitment Ltd is the UK`s newest and most exciting recruitment agency, dedicated to providing a full range of staffing services to customers and candidates throughout the UK and Mainland Europe.
prosperIS` primary focus is on the IT and Sales markets of Wales and Northern Ireland, although we can also provide quality candidates throughout the rest of the UK and Mainland Europe.
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Closing Date:
31/12/2016

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