Full-Time IT Helpdesk Analyst

  • Location
    Durham, Durham
  • Salary
    £10.39/Hourly
  • Category
    IT - Helpdesk, Technical Support
  • Job type
    Temporary contract
  • Industry
    IT and Telecoms
  • External Reference
    JN-102021-210699

Our client Atos is a global leader in digital services and provides Cloud Computing, Software & Systems Integration, Big Data & Security solutions within multiple sectors.


We have some exciting 1st Line Support opportunities working at Atos on their site in Durham City Centre.


The position is ideally suited to candidates who would enjoy working on a busy and technically minded service desk.


We are looking for passionate and driven individuals who must have either experience of working on the Service Desk or a relevant qualification. Customer service is at the heart of this companies' ethos, so a customer first approach will be necessary.


The Details


Full time position for 37 hours per week (Monday to Friday)


You must be flexible for working hours between 0800-1800 on a 4-week shift rota.


Rate of pay is £10.39p/hr


33 days Annual Leave - after 12-week service


Access to Adecco Lifestyle benefits


Reward and Recognition Programme


Long term (ongoing) contract via Adecco with permanent opportunities


The Job- 1st Line Helpdesk Agent


Your duties will include:



  • Answering a high number of calls from business's including the British Broadcasting Corporation



  • Assessing the issue with caller to identify the problem and decide best course of action (troubleshoot over the phone or refer to 3rd Line Support)



  • Providing advice and guidance to callers where an issue is not relevant to IT support



  • Delivering a high level of customer support to all users at all levels of seniority



  • Creating a call logs to record details of resolution or further action needed



  • To strive to meet quality objectives always- e.g. Average time on Call, First Time Fix Rate, providing correct and up to date information


We are looking for people who have...


Experience within the same role and/or relevant IT qualifications


Excellent communication skills


A passion for problem solving


Results driven
Good communication skills with the ability to adapt and deal with all levels of seniority
Drive and motivation to provide excellent service even at busy times
Initiative to work alone and take responsibility for work, whilst working within a wider team
Ability to learn various processes and maintain accuracy always
Ability to work to work well under pressure in a fast-paced environment


Previous experience of successfully working to targets & deadlines



What you can expect from Atos...


Long term (ongoing) assignment with Permanent opportunities


Teams games, competitions and charity days


Dress down day every Friday


Department competitions and rewards- vouchers, time back, chocolates and treats for meeting targets, receiving excellent customer feedback or going the extra mile to help your team


Break and kitchen facilities, with tea, coffee and juice provided


Excellent training and support to develop and progress in the company


Site located centrally with excellent bus and rail links











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