LOCATION: Skegness, Lincolnshire JOB TITLE IT Support, Networking & Security Specialist SALARY & BENEFITS: £28,000 to £30,000 dependant on experience WORKING HOURS: Monday to Friday - 9.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. THE COMPANY: We are pleased to be working with a very well established company that has been providing critical garment services within the UK for over 30 years, but has been established for over 100 years starting as a steam laundry. The company is a market leader in the provision of clean garments to the food processing and manufacturing industries, and also offers consumables and PPE services, and they are a large supplier to the pharmaceuticals industry. THE ROLE You will be responsible for implementation and administration of network security hardware and software enforcing the network security policy and complying with requirements of external security audits and recommendations. You will also be responsible for the general maintenance and up keep on all IT associated hardware within the company. Key Duties for the IT Support based in Skegness: Talking to internal customers to obtain details of faults Identifying faults and the reasons for them and relaying to the customer Fixing equipment, including printers and scanners Setting up, and assembling equipment and upgrading existing systems Testing and servicing equipment Recording faults and issues and their solutions for future reference Training customers on new systems or software applications Providing competent pier support to the network administrator A good knowledge of networking hardware and equipment A good knowledge of Microsoft servers, configuration and associated tools and technologies Hands on experience in security systems, including firewalls, intrusion detection systems, anti-virus software, authentication systems, log management, content filtering, etc. THE CANDIDATE: Experience within a similar role would be highly advantageous. We are looking for candidates who are technologically proficient who are interested in a career long term within IT. Key skills and attributes for the IT Support position based in Skegness: Must be within a commutable distance of Skegness A full UK driving licence Maintain a professional approach at all times Have strong communication skills Be familiar with and adhere to the culture and principles of the company embodied in SKIEs Have strong problem solving skills Have due regard for health and safety applicable to your role Desirable criteria: Experience of Sophos Intercept X would be advantageous. Experience within a similar role would be advantageous A suitable Microsoft certified or similar professional qualification in IT Are you the IT Support Technician we are looking for? If yes then please hit the apply now button. You will then be sent to an online questionnaire to support your CV and application, please fill in the details and we will be in touch to advise you of the next steps.