IT Engineer - Desktop

Favourite Argyll & Bute Council
Ref no: ARB02661
Closes: Friday, 9th February 2018
Published: Monday, 15th January 2018
Location: Argyll and Bute Council at Kilmory Castle, Lochgilphead, Argyll and Bute
Salary: £25,129 - £27,446 per year
Hours: 35.00 hours per week
Contract Type: Permanent
Position Type: Full Time
Organisation: Argyll & Bute Council
Category: IT / Telecommunications
Sub-category: IT Support Engineers

Department: Customer Services

Closing Date: Friday 9th February 2018

Argyll and Bute Council are looking to recruit a full-time permanent IT Engineer to join our ICT Desktop team.  This is an exciting role based in the Council HQ in Lochgilphead, working within a dynamic team which has a strong focus on customer service.

You will be responsible for providing hardware and software support with second and third line operational support, ensuring timely and efficient resolution of service requests, issues and incidents.

You will have up to date experience and strong skills centring around Microsoft operating systems and desktop applications.  Ideally, you will have experience in scripting and remote support along with excellent customer service experience and overall strengths in technical, troubleshooting and communication skills.

You should take note of the requirements specified in the Job Description and Person Specification and include all necessary information when applying.

Applicants should note that:-

  • This post is suitable for job share.
  • Successful applicant will be subject to Disclosure Scotland vetting.
  • The post-holder will be expected to travel efficiently and effectively between various work locations within Argyll and Bute and beyond to meet the operational requirements of the Service.

How to apply:-

  • For information relating to the duties and the requirements of this post, please contact Iain Crockett, IT Officer (Desktop) on 01546 604443.
  • If you are experiencing difficulty applying online and require assistance, please contact a member of the HR and Recruitment Team at or telephone on 01546 604334, quoting the post reference CTC00137 / ARB02661.

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