Desktop Technician

  • Location

    Newport, Wales

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    Market Rates

  • Contact:

    Rachel Adati-Kumi

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

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Infrastructure Desktop Technician - Newport - 12-month contract

Infrastructure Desktop Technician required to join a client in the Oil and Gas Industry based in Newport with the possibility of occasional travel on a 12-month contract.


You will be required to:

  • Perform comprehensive maintenance scheme as prescribed by the client, including PC, notebooks, printers and other PC peripherals.
  • Relocate & install PCs, printers & other peripherals including the standard software within all client's locations.
  • Install & configure of end user software, e.g.: MS Office, MS Outlook. Observe the client's security & safety regulation in particular to virus protection.
  • Ensure software is virus free prior to installation and install Local Area Network (LAN) client software & hardware as appropriate.
  • Update hardware/software asset data using Asset Centre database upon installation or relocation of any PC equipment.

Qualification/Skills Required:

  • Diploma in Computer Engineering or related fields with at least 2 years' experience in PC/printers support & maintenance.
  • Proficient in supporting Window 7, 8 and 10 client environment, possess working knowledge in Outlook
  • Proficient in WINDOW-based application such as MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint
  • Knowledge of Symantec Antivirus/ Attachmate Extra Program etc.
  • Basic knowledge in troubleshooting network connections
  • Familiarity with audio visual technology
  • Basic knowledge in supporting iOS devices (i.e., iPhone and iPad).
  • Proficient in English (written & oral)
  • Pleasant personality & positive attitude, effective end user communication, analytical skills & customer oriented.
  • Full driving licence.

You should be willing and eligible to undergo background checks if required by the client.

If this role is of interest to you please submit your CV in the first instance.