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2nd Line Support Engineer / ICT Support Officer / IT Helpdesk
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Recruiter: BluetownOnline Ltd
Listed on: 13th August
Location: Walsall
Salary/Rate: £22684 - £26732
Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: WALC-49_1565697028
Contact Name: Bluetown Online

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Job Title: ICT Support OfficersLocation: WalsallSalary: £22,684 - £26,732 per annumJob Type: Full Time, Permanent (37 hours per week, covering shift patterns between 0745 and 1730)Closing date: 8th Sep 2019Are you a good problem solver and communicator?Can you ask the right questions so as to resolve end user ICT problems quickly and successfully?Do you have the desire and commitment to work in a busy ICT Service Desk environment?If you can answer "yes" to the above questions and have the desire and commitment to work in a busy ICT Customer Service Desk this may be the opportunity you have been looking for.They have at least two permanent vacancies for 2nd Line Support Officers within the ICT Customer Services Team.Job Duties:To provide day to day support to Service Desk team members and customers of ICTTo ensure service performance is within established parametersTo oversee and monitor the handover of calls between support teams and third party suppliersTo provide assistance to the Service Desk Lead Officers and/or 2nd Line Senior Officer and to deputise for them as requiredEnsure all incidents are appropriately recorded and updated in the Council's Service Desk systemAct as the first point of contact or an escalation point for any business critical support requirements and take ownership for resolutionAssist with the maintenance and adaptation of RMSEnsure the build room is maintained as a secure environmentEnsure stock levels for the team are managed appropriatelyDesign and implement new procedures and processes for hardware configuration and software installations when requiredHighlight recurring issues and skills shortages to Service Desk Lead Officers and advise upon likely resolutionsFollow, review and implement agreed Service Desk procedures and processesKey Requirements:Experience using and maintaining service desk softwareExperience of working in ICT Service Desk OperationExperience of supervising multi-skilled peopleEvidence of continuous professional developmentQualified by experience within an IT Service Desk environmentPractical experience of operating in a Service Desk environment on a day to day basisExcellent verbal communication skillsAble to demonstrate effective experience of, leading and motivating othersAppreciation of and ability and experience of operating within a political environmentComputer literate (Word, Excel, Windows, General Ledger etc.) and to be aware of how ICT systems can be used to maximise support and streamline processesKnowledge of ITILFor this role the successful candidates must undergo a Baseline Personnel Security Standard (BPSS) check. BPSS is the minimum standard to ensure the identity and integrity of an employee who has access to official information using secure networks linking central government and local authorities. A BPSS check involves four main elements; Identity Check, National and Immigration Status, Employment History (last 3 years) and Verification of Criminal Record (unspent convictions only).Please click on the APPLY button to complete your application at the Company's careers page.Candidates with experience of: 1st Line Technical Support Advisor, 1st Line Technical Support Analyst, IT Technician, IT Support Engineer, IT Service Engineer, IT Service Desk Technician, 1st Line Helpdesk Engineer, IT Support Technician, 1st Line Support Engineer, 1st Line Support Technician, Technical Support, IT Support, IT Systems Support, IT Customer Support Advisor, 2nd Line Technical Support Advisor, 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst, 3rd Line Support Engineer, 3rd Line Support, 3rd Line Support Technician, 3rd Line Helpdesk Engineer, IT Technician, IT Support Engineer, IT Service Engineer, IT Service Desk Technician, 1st Line Helpdesk Engineer, IT Support Technician, 2nd Line Support Engineer, 2nd Line Support Technician may also be considered for this role.