IT Support Officer - Armagh (29k)

Job Description

IT Support Officer - Armagh (29k)

  • Job Reference: JPR300424
  • Job Title: IT Support Officer
  • Salary: £29.5k pa
  • Based: Armagh City
  • Hours: Full time - 37.5 pw (Mon-Fri, 9am-5pm)
  • Contract: Temp - 6+ months - ongoing rolling contract with potential to secure permanent.


We are looking for an IT Support Officer for a public sector organisation to provide 1st line / 2nd line support on their service desk. You'll be assisting with the general day to day maintenance of the IT Services across the organisation and resolving issues where they arise, in addition to installation of new services.

What's in it for you?

  • £29k pa
  • Holiday pay
  • Pension
  • Excellent work/life balance

The client

VANRATH are partnering with a truly fascinating public sector organisation offering cutting edge scientific research to the global science community. The work they do has a huge impact in the field of science and you'll find great value in the work you do, and what you're responsible for maintaining. They need an IT Support Officer who will genuinely care about the work they do, who'll be eager to learn and is happy to take on new challenges and new tech. You'll interact with a lot of people, so a professional and friendly helpful manner is a must.

About you

  • Strong IT Support experience with wide knowledge of hardware/software
  • Willing to take on new challenges and adaptable
  • Strong experience of troubleshooting
  • Positive team player and strong communicator
  • IT Degree or HND

What you'll do as an IT Support Officer

  • Providing onsite hardware/software support
  • Management of Active Directory and SharePoint
  • First point of contact for IT related issues
  • Help and assist with setup/configuration of Windows, Networks, Printers etc.
  • Accurate recording and reporting of IT issues and escalate where appropriate.
  • Collaborate with various professionals throughout the organisation, to ensure maintenance and delivery of IT services.

For further information on this vacancy, or any other IT Support Officer job in Northern Ireland, apply via the link or contact JP Rooney for a confidential chat today.