IT Application Support Technician

Recruiter
Alertsystems
Location
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
Salary
Subject to experience
Posted
05 Mar 2018
Closes
02 Apr 2018
Ref
OR/AS/0318ITAS
Sectors
IT, IT Support
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

IT Application Support Technician
Location: Trowbridge, Wiltshire, BA14 8RH
Salary: Subject to experience
Hours: Monday - Friday 08:30-17:30 (40 hours per week)

AlertSystems is a leading supplier of integrated electronic security systems, with an enviable blue-chip client base and a reputation for being an outstanding security service provider.

Due to business expansion we are seeking an enthusiastic, positive and ambitious technician to join our IT support team. In this full time, permanent role you will be providing remote customer support via telephone.

Job Description
An additional IT support technician is required to provide application support to our customers who use our IT based software and hardware products.

As an IT support technician you will have excellent knowledge of Microsoft desktop operating systems, gained in a support service desk / help desk environment and will be a logical thinker able to demonstrate problem solving skills in a time-efficient manner as well as having a good all round knowledge of IT.

Ideally you will be educated to A level standard, BTEC or equivalent in an IT capacity and be self-motivated, forward thinking and eager to learn.

Desired/not essential skills

  • Previous IT remote phone support experience.
  • 1st Line Support Desk experience
  • Working knowledge of LAN, WAN, VPN Firewall and networking hardware including fault diagnosis.
  • Experience of installing and configuring routers, firewall, switches and wireless access points.
  • Experience in supporting Microsoft Windows Server and desktop operating systems (Windows 7, 8, 10, Server 2008/2012/2016).
  • Experience of Microsoft Application Support

Who would this role suit?
This is an excellent role for an immediately available IT Support Technician who -

  • is self-motivated, enthusiastic with a ‘can do' attitude
  • has excellent communication skills
  • has a good telephone manner
  • has sound planning, organising and prioritising abilities
  • is target focused
  • is flexible to cope with change and be proactive
  • has the ability to work well individually or as part of a team.

If you believe you have the right skills and work ethic then please submit your CV with current earnings online today.