IT Service Desk

Location: Farnborough, Hampshire Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Sector: IT & Telecoms Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: William Church

IT Service Desk - 1st/2nd Line (URGENT)

Farnborough, Hampshire

**Attractive Salary with great benefits**

IT Service Desk - 1st/2nd Line required for a renown defence company who are looking for an experienced IT Service Desk - 1st/2nd Line with knowledge of the IT industry, ITIL and CompTIA A+ qualification.

The successful IT Service Desk - 1st/2nd Line will want to work for this client not just for the great opportunity but due to the other benefits that come with the role including:

  • 37 Hour Working Week - It is a 24*7*365 help desk so you would be expected to do shift work
  • 25 days Annual Leave
  • Pension - The company will pay 1.5 times your personal contribution up to a maximum of 7%
  • Share Incentive Plan - Pay £10 - £150 per month into the plan and you will recieve one free share for every 3 shares purchased . Plus you receive full tax & NI relief on this money
  • Life Cover - Should you die whilst employed your nominated dependents will receive a lump sum of up to 10 times your basic salary
  • Income Protection - If you fall ill for more than 6 months provided you meet the incapacity requirements you may be eligible to receive income protection benefits broadly equal to 50% of your basic salary
  • On site Free Health Assessment - A Health Assessment is a simple, quick 15 minute appointment with a trained Physiologist. Tests will cover Blood Cholesterol and Glucose levels, Blood Pressure & Body Mass Index
  • Heavily subsidised staff restaurant

Other flexible benefits include:

  • Childcare Vouchers - this tax efficient benefit helps with the cost of childcare or after school clubs
  • + many more

What the role involves

Some of the main duties of the IT Service Desk - 1st/2nd Line role include:

  • Providing general 1st/ 2nd Line technical support - the first point of contact for the IT requests and incidents
  • Be part of a technical service desk engineer team providing a high-quality customer focused service
  • Be responsible to stick to the ITIL problem management policy
  • Log, update and manage and calls via the IT logging system.
  • Responsible for Software License management
  • Work closely with the customer base streamline services in line with ITIL
  • Provide exceptional customer service via phone, email and drop-in visits

IT Service Desk - 1st/2nd Line key skills and experience

In order to be the successful IT Service Desk - 1st/2nd Line and be a part of this great opportunity you'll need to have the following:

  • Prior experiance working for a company that deals with large volumes
  • ITIL (minumum foundation V3 certificate)
  • Understanding of Active Directory
  • CompTIA A+ qualification
  • Experience in the role
  • Experience if being in a service level driven environment
  • Have strong over the phone and face-to-face skills in different situations to provide solutions and reach customer satisfaction
  • Troubleshooting, problem-solving and technical skills background using different diagnostic tools
  • Undertake security clearance checks

This really is a great opportunity for a IT Service Desk - 1st/2nd Line to progress their career. If you are interested please apply as soon as possible as this position will be filled quickly so don't miss out.

Please contact William on: 01342 330556

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