Temporary IT Technician

Location Downpatrick, County Down
Job type Temporary
Salary Up to £150 per day
Published 11 months ago
Start date Immediate
Contact Jane Donnelly
Job ref JD88_1565946253

Job description

Temporary IT Technician, (with the possibility to go Permanent)

Location: Downpatrick

Salary: Daily rate of £150

Immediate start

Grafton Specialist Recruitment has been retained to recruit an IT Technician based in Belfast.

The Role

You will provide technical support on current PC applications to all desktop computer users and as a member of a small integrated team, provide support and cover for the Help Desk and computer operations activities as necessary. You will install, maintain, troubleshoot and upgrade computer hardware, software, mobile devices and peripheral equipment across my clients IT network.

The following reflects typical duties and is not intended to be a comprehensive description of all tasks.

  • Install and support IT Systems to include: Corporate systems, telecommunications networks (data and voice), hardware (pc's, laptops and other peripheral devices), Microsoft Office applications for desktop users.
  • Receive and log calls on behalf of customers using our IT Service Management tools ensuring accurate data entry.
  • Compile initial diagnosis of incidents and either resolve using agreed local procedures and documented processes or escalate to the next level of support using established processes.
  • Fulfil standard requests using predetermined processes and local procedures or escalate to the next level of support using agreed processes.
  • Provide technical support for the IT Strategy
  • Provide technical support for other IT related equipment e.g. Wayfarer, CCTV
  • Adhere to procedures for security control of corporate assets e.g. computer hardware register, anti-virus policies
  • Provide basic level of training as necessary for all corporate applications
  • Any other duties as appropriate to include support and cover during absence of other members of IS staff.


  • Clear concise diction.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication. Ability to work on own initiative and prioritise workload.
  • Experience of using computer hardware and operating systems.
  • Experience of working with corporate networks (LAN/WAN).
  • A minimum of NVQ Level 3 or equivalent in an Information Technology or business related subject.
  • Experience of using Microsoft Office products.
  • Able to work on own initiative and as part of a team
  • Current driving licence with access to a vehicle or access to transport which will enable the requirements of the post to be met in full.

Added Advantage

  • Good organisational and prioritising skills.
  • Excellent problem solving skills.

In return

You will receive a fantastic daily rate and the opportunity may arise to become a permanent employee.

Contact Details & Deadline

To be considered for this position, please forward your CV to at Grafton Recruitment by clicking on the APPLY button on this page and attaching your CV.

This role has an immediate start date.

The Grafton Specialist Team is a dedicated division within Grafton Recruitment, focused on providing Permanent, Contract & Temporary staffing solutions across; Construction, Engineering, Accountancy & Finance, Financial Services & Insurance, Health & Safety, HR, IT, Sales & Marketing, Senior Manufacturing, Procurement & Supply Chain & Medical, Health & Social Care.

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