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IT Technician

Job Description

Job Description

I have an excellent position that has just become available for an IT Technician to work as part of a highly reputable educational facility and provide hands on support for technical requirement. This is a versatile position that requires a forward-thinking candidate who can think on their feet and aid several technical issues. This role will be required to provide front line support to internal desktop users on several internal platforms, starting ASAP, paying up to £30,000 per annum.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring that all computer equipment and all work done by the ICT Support Team conforms to current health and safety regulations.

  • Locating faults in and making repairs to equipment, including keyboards, printers, connecting cables, computers, switches, servers, and portable devices.

  • Installing, maintaining, and testing computer software including classroom management utility and facility information management systems and ensuring that the software is fully licensed.

  • Assisting the IT Manager in the maintenance of the cloud-based learning technologies.

  • Maintaining the facility backup and recovery system including checking logs, changing storage media, and recovering work for students/staff from the backup system.

  • Assisting professional staff in the use of ICT resources.

  • Checking deliveries of equipment.

  • Transporting computer equipment around the school and remote sub-sites as required.

  • Installing and updating operating systems using latest managed deployment methods.

  • Re-configuring computers and seeking technical information from outside agencies as required by the Deputy IT Manager.

  • Keeping up with general maintenance of computers in IT suites, offices, and classrooms on a rota basis along with essential up-keep of the IT hardware inventory and asset marking equipment.

  • Maintaining supplies of computer consumables throughout the school as required by the Deputy IT Manager, Teaching and Admin staff including ordering when necessary.

  • Carrying out end-of-day procedures including security, power saving and safety requirements.

  • Providing technical support, when necessary, especially when equipment or software faults need solving.

Application Description

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