Desktop Support Engineer - Junior

Advert title               Desktop Support Engineer - Junior

Post Location:

Watford Borough Council Town Hall


£26,822 to £30,153 Plus Local Weighting Fringe Allowance £840 pa

Contract Type:



Full-time 37 hours per week

Closing date:

15th January 2018 @ Midnight

Are you a driven individual with the right level of ICT skills and experience who is looking for an exciting challenge and perhaps the opportunity to work locally? Then join our ICT team!

Watford is an ambitious council that thinks big and lives up to its motto of being bold. Over a two year period, the Council has committed to undertake Service Innovations across the organisation and the ICT service plays a key part in underpinning those.

Our internal ICT Service has almost completed the delivery of a “ground up” infrastructure refresh across two local authorities. Implementing technologies such as Nimble, CommVault, cloud based technologies, a large OS refresh across the server and desktop estate. Our transformation continues with a focus in 18/19 of an expansion of mobile technologies, Unified Communications and more…

What we are looking for:-

A dynamic, self-starting individual with a passion for delivering ICT services. This is primarily a 1st line hands on role, with some 2nd line support required. You will be an excellent team member, with first class customer service and communication skills.

You will have the drive to learn about Council services, the ways in which ICT services are used and contribute actively to improvements across the ICT service all within a professional and supportive team environment.

For an informal discussion, please contact Kevin O'Brien, Service Delivery Manager on 075833 158135

A Disclosure Scotland check will be carried out for this post

Please note, due to the volume of applications we receive, we are unable to inform all applicants as to whether or not they have been shortlisted. Therefore, if you have not heard from us within 2 weeks of the closing date, please assume your application has been unsuccessful.

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See also:

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