ICT Infrastructure Engineer (Fixed Term 2 Years)

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
08/03/2021 12:00
£30,451 + benefits
Job Category:
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Post Number:
Closing date:
8 Mar
Further Information

Infrastructure Engineer (2 year FTC)
Salary £30,451 + benefits

About Us:

The ICT department is at the start of a substantial and rewarding journey to transform ICT within the Fire Service and as a result we have an exciting opportunity for an ICT Infrastructure and Comms Engineer to join the ICT team. The Service values and respects the diversity of its employees, and aims to recruit a workforce that represents the communities we serve. We welcome applications irrespective of people’s race, disability, gender, sexual orientation, religion or belief, age, gender identity, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity.

About the role:

The role will require the following:

• Excellent troubleshooting skills when managing complex desktop and server environments, especially virtualisation.
• Experience with Managing and maintaining an Office 365 environment.
• Ability to effectively understand new ICT systems and technologies, including keeping abreast of emerging technologies.

Closing date for applications is 8 March 2021 at 12 noon.

What we can offer you:

Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service Headquarters are based in a purpose build office in Washington, with ample free parking and easy access from the A1 and A19. On site facilities include catering facilities and an onsite gym. The role also benefits from an attractive package, including up to 22 days holiday and public holidays, Local Government Pension Scheme and access to a range of social and volunteering opportunities.

About the Selection Process:

Set out below are the key dates relating to this selection process:

Stage Timeline:

Advert closes 8 March 2021 at 12 noon
Panel Interview via Microsoft Teams - Date to be confirmed - March 2021

Please note the dates detailed may be subject to change due to COVID impact.

Interested in applying?

Further details can be found in the accompanying job description and person specification. More information about our Service can be found by visiting www.twfire.gov.uk and our various social media channels.

For further information regarding the role please contact Wayne Longton-Worley, Head of ICT at wayne.longton-worley@twfire.gov.uk.

Thank you and good luck!