Network Support Technician, Accrington, £10ph, 6month contract -

Network Support Technician, Accrington, £10ph, 6month contract

| Job ID: CMRNST001 | £9.00 - £10 per hour


We are looking to appoint a temporary network support technician for a local IT business.

Our client is successful family business with industry leading capabilities, looking for an experienced technician to join their business on a contract basis initially. The successful candidate will be responsible for pre and post-sales desktop, network infrastructure and server application support, implementation, end-user training and support. The typical size networks are 5-100 stations, some multi-site and mobile workers. There will also be an emphasis working flexibly to complete any other tasks that may be requested will be at the same level of responsibility.

As a Network Support Technician your role will include;

  • Consultancy and installation supporting windows desktops and windows server platforms (2003 – 2012)
  • Support of server based applications (Exchange, SQL, SharePoint, and SBS)
  • Working within implementation team on new customer and new application installation
  • Providing system training to end-users during initial implementation and ongoing
  • Providing technical support to customers and end-users, Internal IT Support and Product Development
  • Supporting the company’s internal infrastructure (Live and Evaluation Environments) General Duties
  • Attending training, conferences, staff and team meetings as required

The ideal Network Support Technician must have;

  • Experience of Windows desktop and server operating systems, Exchange, SQL and Server platforms (2003 onward and Small Business Server).
  • Experience of Microsoft desktop applications (Outlook, Office etc.)
  • Experience of TCP-IP network infrastructure and internet
  • Experience of fitting and replacing internal components to servers and desktops
  • Experience of a range of manufacturers hardware and peripherals
  • General experience working with office automation applications and business applications
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and telephone manner
  • Willingness to attend training courses when required
  • Ability to work as part of a team and on own initiative
  • Ability to prioritise workload, to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
  • An understanding of and commitment to equal opportunities
  • Full driving license and willing to travel to customer sites

Our client can offer;

  • Monday to Friday, 35 hours per week (some flexibility required)
  • Hourly pay at £10ph, paid weekly as well as holiday pay and pension contribution
  • A friendly and welcoming work environment where you’ll feel fully involved and valued


If you’re interested in this Network Technician opportunity based in Accrington or working through Cummins Mellor Recruitment, please apply online today.

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