Senior ICT Technician

Engage Talent
Bolton, Greater Manchester
£19,939 - £22,434 per annum
22 Sep 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time


JOB TITLE: Senior ICT Technician

SALARY & BENEFITS: £19,939 - £22,434 per annum.

WORKING HOURS: 37 hours Monday-Friday



Based in Bolton, our client is a Church of England Secondary School, who are proud to be judged as ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted.

Pioneering into the 21st Century they are a virtual hub for education, with academic standards above the national average, this Bolton based school strive to develop each child both academically and socially, encouraging each child to achieve their full potential.



Due to the promotion of the previous postholder , our client is now looking to recruit a Senior ICT Technician based in Bolton on a full time all year round basis.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an ICT Technician looking to take their next career step and join a forward thinking, technically advanced secondary school.

You will have a proven work history as an ICT Technician or similar within a larger organisation dealing with large volume trouble shooting, hands on server experience.

You will have a positive approach to problem solving and be able to work both independently and as part of a team.

Operating on a multi-level platform, our client is primarily working on Windows environment utilising a fully virtualised server infrastructure using Vmware, however, they also offer Remote desktop services, Mac server and a suite of IMACS. They currently support over 550 computers a mixture of Workstations, Laptops and Web Books plus IPODS, IPADS , Learnpads and Kindles.


Key Responsibilities of a Senior ICT Technician to include:-


  • Take responsibility and occasionally lead when the Network Manager is on annual leave or out of school for meetings/training etc

  • Respond to any reported faults,

  • Finding resolutions to faults as quickly and efficiently as possible,

  • Setting up new equipment and upgrading existing systems

  • Maintaining equipment

  • Deployment of operating systems


The above list of job duties is not exclusive or exhaustive and the post holder will be required to undertake such tasks as may reasonably be expected within the scope and grading of the post.


This fantastic opportunity for Senior ICT Technician would best suit an ambitious individual looking to take the next step in their career. You will be able to take charge and responsibility on occasions when the Network Manager is away.


Key experience essential for the Senior ICT Technician role:


  • Minimum of 2 years ICT Technician experience

  • Experience with Windows, Mac server, Vmware

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

  • Ability to work within a face to face environment

  • Work effectively under pressure

  • A qualification with relation to ICT Technician or similar would be an advantage

  • Experience within a larger organisation or secondary school would be an advantage

  • Smart and professional both in appearance and personality


Please note, due to the nature of the employer a DBS check will be required if you are successful in your application.


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