|Job Ref:||204813689||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||County/State:||Essex||City:||Colchester||Address:||Post Code:||CO2||Post Date:||19/10/2016 02:28|
1st Line Support Engineer - Colchester - Permanent |
As 1st Line Support Engineer you will provide helpdesk support to clients, assisting them with hardware and software problems via phone and email and helpdesk software. You may be required to visit different offices and sites to provide support when necessary.
1st Line Support Engineer Responsibilities:
To provide 1st line technical support; answering support queries via phone and email.
To support users remotely.
To maintain a high degree of customer service for all support queries and
Adhere to all service management principles.
To take ownership of user problems and be pro-active when dealing with user issues.
To log all calls on the call logging system.
Respond to enquiries from clients and help them resolve any hardware or software problems.
Maintain a log of any software or hardware problems detected.
Support users in the use of computer equipment by providing necessary training and advice.
Carry out daily client systems checks, reporting to IT Manager where necessary.
Fault finding for Laptops, Desktops and Windows tablets.
Be responsible for in-house system back-ups.
1st Line Support Engineer Skills & Experience:
Previous 1st/2nd line support experience for software and hardware fault resolution.
Excellent communication and customer service skills.
Strong working knowledge of Microsoft based operating systems inc Win 8.
Active Directory and Exchange Server Administration.
Good working knowledge of LAN/WAN principals and TCP/IP protocols.
Understanding of PC hardware set-up and configuration.
Microsoft Certification desirable.
VMware experience beneficial but not essential.
'Hands on` approach and a willingness to learn.
Successful 1ST Line Support Engineer must be eligible to work in the UK and hold a full Driving Licence and access to own transport.
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