IT Technician

  • Location
    Winsford, Cheshire
  • Salary
    £ 23817 - £ 27836 / Year
  • Category
    Public Sector - Public Sector IT
  • Job type
    Contractor
  • Industry
    Public Sector
  • External Reference
    JN-042021-180191

Adecco are proud to be recruiting on behalf of Cheshire Constabulary for an exciting opportunity to join their 2nd Line IT Support team as an IT Support Analyst.



As a member the 2nd Line IT team, you will be responsible for providing a professional, competent, responsive and customer-focused 2nd-line technical support function for the Force's IT Systems, prioritising workload and investigations according to the impact on the customer(s) and/or business unit(s) affected, and liaising with colleagues both inside and outside the team to ensure the right outcomes are obtained for the customer.



The role of 2nd Line Support covers all Cheshire Police and Fire stations, meaning there is opportunity to attend these sites to resolve issues where remoting to devices is not feasible.



Qualifications and experience:



  • Educated to level 4 in IT or business-related subject or equivalent experience

  • ITIL Foundation Certificate (D) (or relevant experience with an aim to achieve ITIL within 12 months

  • Significant experience working in a customer focused environment

  • Some experience of working to targets and performance indicators

  • Significant experience in a technical support role

  • Significant technical knowledge which should include Windows Client and Server, Desktop and Laptop Architectures, Microsoft Office suite, IP WAN/LAN networks, thin client architectures and browser technologies.



FTC for 6 months with the look to go permanent



Starting salary is £23,817 plus shift allowance / unsociable hours payment for working unsocialable hours. £27836 per annum with enhancements


The role is shift-based and will require working a 6-week shift pattern covering Morning, Afternoon and Lates.


Shifts are between the hours of 7am - 2am.


Based in the Force HQ building in Winsford, you will have access to all on-site facilities, including free parking, canteen and sports facilities as well as Employee Support Programmes.



**Offer is subject to passing a thorough Police Vetting background check**


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To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Francesca Williams