ICT and Digital Services
ICT 2nd Line Support Technician
NS8 £24,491 - £25,991 per annum - Pay Award Pending
37 hours, per week
Fixed Term Contract up to 24 months (with a possibility of becoming permanent)
Newark and Sherwood has a lot to be proud of; a captivating history, beautiful countryside, characterful market towns, world renowned businesses and an enviable location at the crossroads of the country’s transportation network. As a small district council with a large land footprint we are responsible for over 5,500 council houses and associated community venues.
As an employer, we can offer flexible hours, enrolment in to a generous local government pension scheme, agile working, a generous annual leave entitlement that increases with service and discounted gym membership. In addition to this, you will be working with a dedicated team who are committed to providing a high level service to the wide range of users across the Council and our partners.
We have an opportunity for an ICT professional to join our team. In this role you will be responsible for installing and maintaining all of the Council’s ICT hardware and software used by ICT users including problem resolution. This is an exciting opportunity to be involved in supporting future technology to the Council and its customers, therefore demonstrable experience in an ICT support environment is required.
The successful candidate will share Newark & Sherwood District Council’s Values and be committed to supporting the Council in the delivery of its Community Plan by ensuring that relevant equipment is maintained, is virus free and that any issues are dealt with to resolution.
You will have extensive knowledge and experience of supporting a range of operating systems and application software as well as upgrading server hardware and applications physically and virtually. You will have strong problem solving skills, an effective communication style and be committed to providing excellent customer services. You will also have an organised approach to work and be able to prioritise in a busy environment.
For an informal chat about the role please contact Alan Bell, ICT Technical Team Leader on 01636 655966.
Closing Date: 12 noon Wednesday 29 September 2021
Interviews: Friday 8 October 2021
Veterans/family of forces/ex-forces, those in care/care leavers, and candidates who declare a disability (as defined under the Equality Act 2010) will be guaranteed an interview provided they have demonstrated that they meet the essential criteria of the post as detailed in the Person Specification on their application form.