IT Support Desk 1st Level Engineer

Rushden, Northamptonshire, England
£17000 - £18000 per annum
21 Mar 2018
18 Apr 2018
Recruitment Genius Ltd
IT, IT Support
Contract Type
Full Time
This company is looking for an IT Support Desk 1st Level Engineer to provide 1st line support for a multinational company assisting users in the UK, Europe & America, ensuring support calls are logged using helpdesk software and responded to accordingly.

Tasks and Responsibility
- Provide 1st line PC and Telephony hardware and software support.
- Ensure all incoming calls are logged and dealt with competently.
- Provide and update feedback to users as their calls are progressed by the various I teams.
- Monitor call queues ensuring calls are progressed, tracked, escalated and closed.
- Action change requests under supervision in line with the change processes.
- Work under supervision on-sites delivering IT services, support and deployments
- Record all activity in Help Desk system.
- Respond to all tasks, issues and change requests assigned through Help Desk system.
- Produce and publish documentation
- Undertake training and research to maintain knowledge of current technology and systems.
- Liaise with 2nd Level Support and ERP Systems teams.

Knowledge / Skillset
- Good understanding of PC Hardware
- Good understanding of Local Area Networking
- Able to use internet and searches effectively
- Knowledge Microsoft Windows up to latest versions
- Knowledge Microsoft Office up to latest versions
- Good verbal and written communications skills
- Pro-active approach to work
- Positive attitude and willingness to learn
- Principles of TCP/IP Networking.
- Understanding of Microsoft Networking Technology, Active Directory, Windows Server, etc
- Preferably with Full Driving License and own transport

Qualifications Requires
- 5 GCSEs grade A - C including Maths, English and ICT
- Any I related qualifications desirable but not essential

Special Terms and Conditions
Some traveling will be required for team / department meetings and on site working.