Durham University

Department of Geography

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IT Technician - Ref: 3109

(3 March 2009)

We seek applications for a Grade 5 Technician within the Geography Department to work as part of a team providing IT support for teaching, research and administration. The successful candidate will show a strong personal commitment to maintain and improve current levels of IT support. The Department runs an integrated Windows® Active Directory network, and the person appointed will work with a wide range of operating systems, including: Windows XP; Windows Vista; Windows 2003 Server; Linux and; Macintosh OSX. Applicants must have an IT related qualification and proven experience in software and hardware support. The successful candidate will be highly motivated and will work as part of a team to undertake day-to-day maintenance of the computer systems; assist in the maintenance and operation of laboratory & field equipment for teaching and research; assist with the maintenance of software for both teaching and research; assist with the Department’s IT helpdesk. This is a permanent post available from 1st April 2009 or as soon as practicably possible thereafter.

Salary: £19,645

Closing date: 27th March 2009